"We are hospital support staff working in St Helens, Blackpool and Liverpool NHS Trusts. We are paid over £1000 less per year and have worse terms & conditions than colleagues who do the same jobs." Sign and share to support these heroes! ✍️👊 http://bit.ly/2JKIIDU
CWU Members in Openreach have a huge issue with personal travelling time. We would urge any CWU member in the company to sign this petition and pass the link onto your colleagues to do the same. https://www.cwu.org/news/our-hours-campaign-online-petition-launched/
On Tues NW Branches will be joining #TheCWU national fundraising event by holding collections in workplaces to raise money for the family of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her baby Riley who were tragically murdered. You can also donate directly via this link https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/kellymary
Tolpuddle Festival 2019 kicks off today with the main event on Sunday. Come along and join the Trade Union movement in celebrating the birthplace of Trade Unions.
#TheCWU NW Team at the Problematic Gambling Workplace Charter Launch... Employers, trade unions & support organisations were in attendance. The Charter commits all types of employers to support workers affected or at risk of developing the issue of harmful gambling @CWUnews
🚨 Stats released today show recorded violent crime is up 20%, an increase of 136% since 2010. This Conservative Government is losing the fight against violent crime, and their reckless cuts to the police and youth support are at the heart of the crisis. #PoliceCuts
Come along and visit our CWU SW Regional Stand this Sunday at the Tolpuddle Festival, the birthplace of the Trade Union movement.
Jake is our Retired Members Section Secretary. Previously, he was a Senior CWU Rep seeking to defend 350 Stockport based Postal jobs in an Office Closure situation. He asked the erstwhile Labour MP for visible support. The answer was negative. That won't happen again #TheCWU
Sign @GMB_Union's petition calling on Amazon to treat its workers like humans - not robots. Because nobody should go to work in fear of leaving in an ambulance. #AmazonWeAreNotRobots #PrimeDay https://www.gmb.org.uk/campaign/amazon-workers-are-not-robots
1819-2019 Peterloo Massacre Bi-centenary march #13 James Crompton , trampled by horses - Remember #Peterloo Victims https://www.facebook.com/events/whitworth-park/peterloo-march-for-democracy-200th-anniversary/386914075287673/ Gather Whitworth Park Oxford Rd 11.30 am to set off at 12:00 for Rally at Albert Sq. Sun 18/08/19
It’s time @Amazon improved the conditions in their warehouses. Nobody should go to work in fear of leaving in an ambulance. Sign the @GMB_Union petition calling on Amazon to treat its workers like humans - not robots. #AmazonWeAreNotRobots #PrimeDay https://www.gmb.org.uk/campaign/amazon-workers-are-not-robots
1819-2019 Peterloo Massacre Bi-centenary march #12 Mary Heys, trampled by horses - Remember #Peterloo Victims https://www.facebook.com/events/whitworth-park/peterloo-march-for-democracy-200th-anniversary/386914075287673/ Gather Whitworth Park Oxford Rd 11.30 am to set off at 12:00 for Rally at Albert Sq. Sun 18/08/19
After Donald Trump says people should go back to their own countries if they’re unhappy in America, one woman immediately boards a one-way flight to Slovenia:
Commemorate the 200th anniversary of the #Peterloo massacre with @NEUnion and other unions next month: 👨👩👧👦Assemble 🕦11.30am 🗓️ Sunday 18 August 🏞️Whitworth Park, Manchester 👣March at 12noon 🗣️ Rally at Albert Square #Peterloo1819 #Peterloo2019
The CWU Greater Mersey Amal Branch Learning Centre is ready and the equipment is ready. Are you ready? @MerseyCwu @cwugmersey @IanStanleyCorr1 @postie47 @ElliLong7 @angelateeling @JayJaymcgovern @CWUnews email your branch: firstname.lastname@example.org
I’ve been working my way through @StarTrek #DS9 and the parallels of the Past Tense episodes directed by @jonathansfrakes and written by @IraStevenBehr & @writergeekrhw are staggering when compared to what’s going on in the States right now. #StarTrek #PastTense
The 135th #DurhamMinersGala was, yet again, an incredible day full of hope & solidarity. Thank you to the 200,000 people who marched through the streets & stood shoulder to shoulder with comrades from across the movement. Join the Marras today: https://www.friendsofdurhamminersgala.org/marras
I’m not going to get into a Twitter spat about this, but there are some facts that need to be stated about a video that has been circulated from a press session I took part in yesterday morning.
😤 A massive kick in the teeth for every commuter using #NorthernRail. £92m has been paid to German shareholders whilst here in England they fail to fulfill their contracted obligations & we the paying public suffer. RT if your angry like me #NorthernFail https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/northern-rail-bosses-huge-bonuses-18205822
Next week we’ll be staging protests at Amazon sites across the UK over the appalling conditions our members work under at the company. Amazon workers want Jeff Bezos to know they are people - not robots. #AmazonWeAreNotRobots #Ridge #Marr https://news.sky.com/story/amazon-warehouse-workers-set-to-strike-on-prime-day-11759477
Our CWU members working for BT will be pleased that the law has fallen in favour of workers as their pensions will continue to rise with RPI, not CPI.
Unfortunately, the selection panel decided not to put my candidature forward to the membership. I wish the shortlisted candidates the best of luck and will continue to campaign for our excellent Labour candidates across the North West region.