Special General Conference – ‘REDESIGN’

SPECIAL GENERAL CONFERENCE ‘REDESIGN’ OBSERVER REPORT 3RD / 4TH NOVEMBER 2018 – BOURNEMOUTH   Motions need to read in conjunction with the Special Redesign Conference Booklet – Delivering a Connected Union. Agenda Changes:   Withdrawals; Motion 1 and Motion 2   Withdrawal from Composite; Motion 4 – London Phoenix & Portsmouth & District Postal Motion…

Openreach Performance Conversations

Openreach Performance Conversations  Colleagues Your branch officers have received a number of requests for advice regarding performance conversations particularly within Openreach Service Delivery.  Whilst it is clear that there has been an increased focus on this over recent weeks we do not expect that this will be a return to the environment of aggressive performance…

Openreach Service Delivery Performance

Following the joint CWU and Openreach SD workshop on 7 February 2017, this letter contains a summary of ‘Our Performance in SD’. In July 2016 Openreach SD formally recognised that our approach to performance management in SD was not right. Since that time, working with the CWU, there has been a lot of good progress…

LTB / BT’s Social Media Policy

BT’s Social Media Policy The purpose of this LTB is to ask Branches to raise awareness amongst members on how the company’s Social Media procedure can be applied to employees, and try to prevent as many potential disciplinary cases as possible. Social media is the term used for internet-based tools used on computers, tablets, and…

LTB / Trade Union Act – Political Fund Notice

TRADE UNION ACT – POLITICAL FUND NOTICE IN RELATION TO MEMBERS WHO JOINED THE CWU ON OR AFTER 1ST MARCH 2018 Please note that LTB 411/18 contained a typographical error which has been corrected below in bold. Please can you ensure that this information is brought to the members of your branch as a matter…

Info on forthcoming TUPE of Openreach

FAQs     General ·         ​Why are we moving to Openreach Ltd? As a result of the Digital Communications Review (DCR) with our regulator, Ofcom, BT agreed a set of Commitments that would give more strategic independence to Openreach. One of these was to create a new company called Openreach Limited – a legally separate,…

Andy Kerr re-elected as DGS (T&FS)

Members across the CWU’s Telecoms & Financial Services constituency have granted Andy Kerr a third term as deputy general secretary (T&FS). In a postal ballot conducted by independent scrutineer, Electoral Reform Services, Andy secured the backing 65 per cent of those who cast their vote, compared to the 35 per cent support received by Winston…