‘Our Hours’ campaign triumph as Openreach finally calls time on PTT

“It might have taken us a long time to get to this point – but we’ve got there by sticking together, remaining resolute and not giving up, and it’s vital we never... Read more »

Your Union Needs You and We Need a New Generation of Reps*

JOIN THE CWU TODAY! Be part of a union that makes a real difference in your workplace. The CWU is the recognised trade union within Openreach and BT We negotiate your terms... Read more »

Openreach Service Delivery ‘career pathways’ breakthrough set to benefit thousands.

13th January 2022 – Update. Openreach has today (Thursday) reinforced its commitment to  helping ALL engineers in Service Delivery upskill to ‘advanced engineering’ level within two years – bringing the tantalising prospect... Read more »

The Launch of CWU App – Download Now

It’s your union. This is your App. It’s been a month since we launched the CWU App and the reception has been fantastic. We’ve now had nearly 15,000 downloads and reached number... Read more »

CWU 2022 Pocket Diary

By now all of our branch members should have received their free CWU 2022 pocket diary. If you haven’t received one yet, please get in touch with one of the branch officers,... Read more »

Count Me In Campaign – Agreement Reached With BT Group

Members should have by now received the latest Count Me In bulletin, giving details of the agreement with the company on a wide range of issues. It can be found below. Our... Read more »

Membership Records – Are yours up to date?

To ensure that you are receiving the relevant and up to date information from the Union, members are urged to inform the CWU of any changes to their membership details, especially changes... Read more »

CWU General Conference 2022

This years Annual General Conference will take place in the Bournemouth International Centre from Sunday 24th April 2022 to Friday 29th April 2022. Branches will be aware that following the decisions made at the... Read more »

Health, Safety & Environment Briefings – 2021

Below are a list of all the Health & Safety LTB’s issued in 2021.These can be viewed by logging in to the main CWU website. 21LTB002 Health, Safety & Environment Department LTB Digest... Read more »

The Policing Bill is one of the most serious threats to human rights and civil liberties in the UK’s recent history.

Have you heard about the controversial Policing law the government is pushing through Parliament? Between Boris Johnson’s scandals and Omicron dominating the headlines, it’s understandable if you haven’t – and the government... Read more »

Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) – Resources For Health and Safety Reps

MSDs are preventable and the HSE has published a range of useful tools that will help health and safety representatives make representations regarding identified problem areas and from there raise issues through... Read more »

CWU Young Workers Conference 2022

CWU Young Workers Conference – Thursday 27th January 2022 The CWU Young Workers Conference will be held on Thursday 27th January 2022 at the offices of The Birmingham District Amal Branch, 47... Read more »

CWU Retired Members Conference 2022

CWU Retired Members Conference – Tuesday 25th January 2022 Following on from the success of the virtual conferences that have been held this year it has been agreed by the NEC that... Read more »

End Fire and Rehire Campaign – Back Barry Gardiners MP’s Private Members Bill.

Branches may be aware of Barry Gardiner (Labour) MPs current campaign to end the practice of fire and rehire that is being utilised by employers across the country. This is a campaign... Read more »