Covid – Lockdown – Latest Advice – 13th Jan 2021

BT members should have been briefed on the latest guidance and rules with engaging with fellow workers and the public and how to carry out your work in a safe manner. If... Read more »

Industrial action ballot in Openreach for Repayment Planners.

Formal notice has been served to Openreach that a statutory industrial action ballot will commence next week as a result of management’s steadfast refusal to engage with the CWU over the deep-seated... Read more »

Consultative Ballot Results – A Huge THANK YOU to our Branch BT Members.

The results of the CWU Consultative Ballot were announced today, 10th December 2020. More than 74% of 45,000 BT members across all BT lines of business took part in the consultation. Result... Read more »

Double-decker shame for ‘beyond belief’ BT as CWU goes on the buses

BT’s betrayal of key workers who’ve kept the country connected through the pandemic, only to be  ‘rewarded’ with compulsory redundancy notices, is being broadcast loud and clear throughout the capital thanks to... Read more »

National Consultative Ballot – Ballot now closed.

“Still confused to why you should vote YES? One of your branch officers should be ringing you over the next few days or you can contact them here.” BT Group-wide consultative ballot... Read more »

BT Pension Review – BT slashes Team Member Redundancy Terms – 27th November

27th November 2020 – New kick in the teeth for members as BT confirms its intention to slash team member redundancy terms. This latest announcement is yet another reason why CWU members... Read more »

Count Me In campaign. National Day’s of Action – Info and Photos.

Second National Day of Action – November 5th, 2020 A union can only work with the backing of its membership. BT/Openreach are on the attack. They want to increase profit by cutting... Read more »

BT Compulsory Redundancies – Technology – Consultative Ballot Results

29th October 2020 – Result of Consultative Ballot. Following an electronic consultation exercise amongst all of the CWU members in Technology where they were asked whether they opposed the approach Technology management... 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 »

Health, Safety & Environment Briefings – 2020

Below are a list of all the Health & Safety LTB’s issued in 2020.These can be viewed by logging in to the main CWU website. 20LTB002 Health, Safety & Environment Department LTB... Read more »

Rivus Workshops – COVID Alert – Visitors must wear face coverings.

Cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the RIVUS garage in Luton. The garage continues to operate for running repairs whilst clearing the work in progress. Booked work in the main has... Read more »

Openreach Service Delivery – Unagreed Incentive Scheme Trial

Openreach members may have received (or heard about) a briefing and invitation to participate in an Incentive Scheme Trial called “My Team Incentive Pilot” being run by Service Delivery in a number... Read more »

Disability Pay Gap gets bigger.

Since the TUC started its campaign in 2019 to shine a light on the issue of pay gaps involving workers with disabilities the picture in the last 12 months has shown that... Read more »

Campaign to save the Union Learning Fund (ULF) – Sign the Petition

We would like to thank Branches who have raised their concerns about the announcement of the Government’s planned cessation of the ULF across all trade unions including the CWU. Members can sign... Read more »