Challenging times in Technology

Serious people issues stemming from the rapid pace of change in BT Technology dominated the agenda at a special branch forum to discuss developments in the division. At present the CWU is dealing... Read more »

OUR HOURS – not Openreach’s

The patently unfair treatment of an ever growing percentage of Openreach engineers who are being forced to work for up to two hours a day for free has prompted the launch of... Read more »

General Conference 2019 Observer’s Report

COMMUNICATION WORKERS UNION CENTRAL COUNTIES & THAMES VALLEY BRANCH ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2019 – OBSERVER’S REPORT   GENERAL CONFERENCE Reference Back Motion 97 – Greater London Combined Branch reference back was carried. Motions... Read more »

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.... Read more »

BT Hybrid Pension Implementation

Following consultation with the CWU, today BT has launched a major communication exercise detailing the implementation arrangements for the BT Hybrid pension scheme (BTHS). Establishing the BT Hybrid Scheme, which will be... Read more »

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... Read more »

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... Read more »

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... Read more »

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... Read more »

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... Read more »