LGBT Equality Conference – Report

CWU – LGBT Equality Conference Thursday 7th February 2019. The Liner Hotel, Liverpool Delegates Report. Maria Exell gave a short rendition on the life of Al Crisp, who had recently passed away. She reported on Al’s life in the union and his work as a union activist. She said he had a world wide depth…

LGBT Conference Report 2017

COMMUNICATION WORKERS UNION LGBT CONFERENCE 21st NOVEMBER 2017 – CITY HALL, BRISTOL   Theresa Clark, LGBT Advisory Committee Chairperson Theresa gave thanks to the Advisory Committee for the diligence and efforts throughout the past year. She wished all the delegates a successful conference and welcomed the two guest speakers Sarah Buckle from Papyrus (Prevention of…

Women’s Conference Report 2017

COMMUNICATION WORKERS UNION WOMENS CONFERENCE 21st NOVEMBER 2017 – CITY HALL, BRISTOL   Linda Roy, National Equality Officer opened the meeting and immediately began speaking on the alleged sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein in the film industry, she added that this type of aggravation has been hidden for many years by loyalty and fear of…

Black Workers and Disabled Equality Conference Reports

COMMUNICATION WORKERS UNION BLACK WORKERS CONFERENCE 17TH OCTOBER 2017 – CITY HALL, BRISTOL Amarjite Singh, Chairperson opened the meeting and gave apologies for the President, Jane Loftus, who was at a National Executive Meeting. Amarjite also reported on the Refugee problems in Bangladesh, and thanked the SW Region and Branches for their donations. This now…

LTB 527-17 / Trade Dispute with Royal Mail Group

Trade Dispute with Royal Mail Group over Pensions, Royal Mail Pipeline, Shorter Working Week, Legally Binding Agreement and Royal Mail Pay Claim 2017 Please find attached a copy of the declaration of the result for the recent industrial action ballot of CWU members employed by the Royal Mail Group. The current legislation requires the union…

Pensioners’ Manifesto 2017 Briefing Paper

Pensioners’ Manifesto 2017 Briefing Paper Introduction Following the surpise announcement that the General Election will be held on 8 June, the NPC has produced a six-point Pensioners’ Manifesto based on existing policies and campaigns. However, we recognise that there are also a number of other issues that are important to older people, and these are…