BT Pay Consultative Ballot Result.

The outcome of the BT Pay Ballot is below: Of the ballot papers dispatched, 73% were returned. The fully consolidated and pensionable settlement, which ends six months of industrial unrest in BT... Read more »

BT Pay – Final Agreement will be put to Membership via Electronic Ballot.

28th November 2022 – As a result of discussions with the company over the last few weeks, the union have reached a final agreement to settle the BT dispute.  The CWU Executive... Read more »

Steely determination and undented resolve as BT Group strike hits day eight.

Yet another rock-solid display of workforce fury across BT and Openreach is underlining the folly of senior management’s presumption that battle fatigue and financial pressures would sap the will of employees to... Read more »

Media Coverage in Response to Latest BT Action – 7th October

Dave Ward on Sky – Twitter Dave Ward on Sky – Facebook Dave Ward on GB News – Twitter Dave Ward on GB News – Facebook Joyce Stevenson on Good Morning Britain... Read more »

VIRGIN MEDIA O2 – Members vote in favour of acceptance – Pay 2022/2023 & Cost of Living Allowance.

5th October 2022 – We are pleased to announce that CWU members have voted by 85.7% in favour to accept the offer detailed below. The company has been advised of the results... Read more »

‘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! Non-Member, then, join online here – in a new tab) Or, simply scan the QR code, on your right, with your phone. Or, call 0800 7317 434... Read more »

Local Trades Union Councils

Trades union councils are local groups of trade unionists. They are elected from trade union branches whose members live and/or work in the area. Trades union councils are often referred to simply... Read more »

Labour’s New Deal for Working People.

“The Conservatives are failing working people: incomes and living standards are falling as bills skyrocket amidst a cost-of-living crisis. Now, they’ve also crashed the economy leaving working people with higher prices and... Read more »

Milton Keynes Peoples Assembly Rally – Saturday 29th October 2022 and National Demonstration, Saturday 5th November in London.

The Cost-of-Living Crisis is having a horrifying impact on people’s lives, with millions being driven into poverty and many into total destitution. After a mini budget that sent the pound tumbling and interest... Read more »

Union gives notice of next round of strike action. Update 4th Oct 2022.

Further Updates for BT / Openreach Members. BBC News Story with regard to latest Action – A message from DGS (T&FS) Andy Kerr on the BT and Openreach dispute.  Facebook Link... Read more »

BT Group Strike Action – 30th/31st August again sees strong support.

Both days were well supported in our area, with the second day being a joint action day – “Wednesday was an historic day for the CWU – the first time we’ve ever... Read more »