Openreach – Repayment Planner – Industrial Action consultative ballot – Results

11th September 2020 – Furious repayment planners have delivered the starkest possible warning to Openreach that, if necessary, they are prepared to take strike action against unagreed changes to their grading and... Read more »

Openreach Service Delivery declares un-agreed Contractual Overtime (COT)

21st August 2020 – Update Outrageous instances of some Openreach managers leaning on Service Delivery (SD)  engineers to sign away their legal right to not be forced to work for more than... Read more »

Latest CWU Member Benefits and Discounts – August 2020

August 2020 – Staycation offers from CWU Member Benefits Plan your next adventure and save with TOTUM Pro Looking for your next adventure? TOTUM Pro has a range of deals to make... Read more »


25th June 2020 – BT Pay 2020 – Ballot Results. We commenced a ballot on the Monday 15th June 2020 with regard this year’s pay award from BT for all Team Members... Read more »

Safety Message To Our Openreach Members – Updated 7th July 2020

7th July 2020 – Openreach Ltd. Covid 19 Safe Working Since the outbreak of Covid 19 the CWU has continued to do all it can, both nationally and locally, to ensure that... Read more »

BT Personnel – (COVID-19) – Reporting of abuse stemming from 5G conspiracy – Updated 19th May 2020.

19th May 2020 – Reporting of abuse stemming from 5G/COVID-19 conspiracy theory Field engineering members across the entire telecommunications sector are reminded of the paramount importance of ensuring that any abusive behaviour... Read more »

Your Union Needs You

Thank you for being a CWU member. You have a choice and we appreciate your ongoing support. However you will be acutely aware that BT is looking to make rapid change that... Read more »

Be Extra Vigilant – Milton Keynes Incident – May 2020

A BT Engineer has been involved with a robbery and assaulted in the Milton Keynes area over the last couple of day, mid-May. This resulted in the engineer being hospitalised, although he... Read more »

Openreach Stake Sale – Denied

According to some financial media sources BT Group PLC has started talks to sell off a stake in its broadband infrastructure arm Openreach to institutional investors, according to a report this morning.The... Read more »

Save Our NHS – Trade Bill

Please see below message from the NPC, with reference to the Trade Bill and link for action. The Trade Bill is being debated on Wednesday 20th May, so there is no time... Read more »