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CWU calls for Royal Mail to prioritise growth after decent results

Responding to Royal Mail's annual results, the CWU described them as a decent set of results for this year, whilst calling on the company to work harder at delivering growth.

Stoke CWU remember the fallen

CWU retired members packed into the branch office of Midland 7 Branch this week for the unveiling of a new commemorative plaque to postal workers who gave their lives for their country.

CWU responds to Whistl suspending delivery services

Dave Ward, CWU general secretary elect, said: "Our first reaction to this news is concern for the workers who have lost their jobs.

CWU tells Post Office: 'Don't break your word'

Post Office bosses stood accused last night (Tuesday) of trying to “wriggle out†of a national agreement after frustrating CWU negotiators for a second time.

**New Video** Be 'sun smart and skin safe' urges CWU

CWU national health and safety officer, Dave Joyce, joined Royal Mail officials this morning (Thursday) for the launch of the 'No Time to Lose' campaign at Royal Mail headquarters in London.

'Frustrating' start to Crown pay talks

Union negotiators are hoping for a "more collaborative and better prepared approach" from Post Office management at the next scheduled pay meeting after the company failed to put forward a formal pay offer at the first negotiating session t

Full transparency on Horizon needed to protect postmasters

The CWU is extremely concerned over the findings of forensic accountants Second Sight's finalised report into the Horizon computer system and the way in which the Post Office has dismissed its findings in a 92 page rebuttal document

Full backing for Royal Mail charity fun runs

The CWU is joining forces with Royal Mail in encouraging families to put their best foot forward next month by taking part in the company’s new 5km or 10km fun runs.

CWU shares BIS concern over service and postal sector pay

The BIS Select Committee has raised concerns over the future of the Universal Service and suggested that the regulator Ofcom's remit should be extended to cover labour conditions and standards.

Join your local fundraising team for Stroke charity

CWU Royal Mail members are being urged to join regional and operational fundraising challenge teams in support of employees' chosen Charity of the Year, the Stroke Association.

Extra cash to help train new recruits

Experienced postwomen and postmen can earn extra money by volunteering to help train new and existing Royal Mail employees under an improved and expanded workplace coach scheme agreed bet

Success for Groby village post office campaign

CWU retired member Ernie Twells was quick out of the blocks when he saw a notice in his local post office of Groby village, near Leicester, saying the company intended to close and move it into a local Budgens supermarket.

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