Sign our Petition and Support the Campaign to save the Union Learning Fund (ULF)

Campaign to save the Union Learning Fund (ULF) The CWU are working closely with the TUC and sister trade unions to kick-start a campaign highlighting the recklessness of the government’s decision to scrap the Union Learning Fund from March 20121 – with a view to them reversing the decision. The following steps are planned in […]

Posted: 19th October 2020

Wear Red Day – Show Racism The Red Card

Dear Colleague Each October Show Racism the Red Card holds its annual Wear Red Day! The 6th annual Wear Red Day takes place this Friday 16th October 2020. The CWU North West are actively encouraging branches, representatives and members to support this important event by downloading the WRD – NW Poster  take a pic – […]

Posted: 14th October 2020

Unity is strength, CWU tells members across BT Group, as Technology piles insult on injury

Unity is strength, CWU tells members across BT Group, as Technology piles insult on injury Telecoms & Financial Services October 13 2020The seriousness of a compulsory redundancy bloodbath that is drawing to a head in BT Technology has today (Tuesday) been impressed on members in the division, with the CWU now convinced that the current […]

Posted: 14th October 2020

Domestic abuse under the spotlight as BT joins forces with CWU to expose a hidden scourge

Domestic abuse under the spotlight as BT joins forces with CWU to expose a hidden scourge Today (Wednesday October 14), BT will host its first ever company-wide ‘knowledge call’ on domestic abuse, signalling a major breakthrough in concerted CWU efforts get an astonishingly prevalent but largely hidden scourge recognised as an important workplace issue. The hour-long […]

Posted: 14th October 2020

Royal Mail Group – Re-Introduction of Shared Vans

6th October 2020 Dear Colleagues, Royal Mail Group – Re-Introduction of Shared Vans Over the last few weeks Royal Mail Group has been pressing the CWU to engage and agree the re-introduction of shared vans into Delivery in a controlled manner as they believed it could be achieved in line with government guidance. As such […]

Posted: 6th October 2020

Under Attack – Defend the Triple Lock Newsletter

The CWU North West Regional Retired Committee, led by Jake and Des will be producing campaign newsletters for CWU all North West retired members and budding retired members. The first issue focuses on why we should defend the Triple Lock. To download it please click on the link below: CWU Pensions leaflet A4 2pp

Posted: 11th September 2020

Consultative ballot on strike action in Openreach as repayment planners signal their fury

Consultative ballot on strike action in Openreach as repayment planners signal their fury Telecoms & Financial Services, Openreach September 8 2020 Tuesday 8th September 2020 A small but intensely loyal group of CWU members in Openreach has taken the unusual step of asking the union to register their willingness to take industrial action over unagreed […]

Posted: 8th September 2020

North West take the ‘Count Me In’ campaign on the road!

Friday 28th August 2020 Unprecedented numbers of members from across all parts of BT Group have been taking to social media to demonstrate their support for the union’s ‘Count Me In’ campaign. Hot on the heels of last Thursday’s National Day of Support for BT Technology Workers – during which thousands went online to express […]

Posted: 1st September 2020

#TimeOuttoHelpOut – Support for self-isolation

The CWU north west are backing Metro Mayors Andy Burnham and Steve Rotheram’s campaign, ‘Time Out to Help Out’, to support workers who need to self-isolate. They were joined at the launch of the campaign by TUC General Secretary, Frances O’Grady and NW TUC Chair Lynne Morris, to speak about what unions are saying and […]

Posted: 14th August 2020

Recording of the North West ‘Women of Today’ event

On Tuesday the Region held a very successful online NW Region “Women of Today” event with brilliant and inspiring contributions. Well done to all the speakers and Shelia Biggins, NW Regional Women’s Lead for all her hard work in organising the event. Sheila was supported by Karen Kendrick our Assistant Regional Secretary who chaired the […]

Posted: 30th July 2020