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A video message from Terry Pullinger, DGS(P) on the Four Pillars of Security.

24 May 2017

A video message from Terry Pullinger, DGS(P) on the Four Pillars of Security.

MESSAGE FROM DAVE WARD ON GENERAL ELECTION

17 May 2017

The General Election is now three weeks away. Labour's manifesto contains huge benefits for CWU members including the renationalisation of Royal Mail, the potential creation of a Post Bank, vastly improved broadband coverage for all and a huge increase in workers rights, including agency workers.

Election round up

16 May 2017

Up and down the country, CWU members are out and about, knocking doors, distributing leaflets and working hard to win Labour victories in seats all across our nation…if you have some spare time between now and polling day, why not get in touch and offer to help?

The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT) Day

16 May 2017

IDAHOT Day aims to raise awareness of the violence, discrimination, and repression of LGBT communities worldwide. This in turn provides an opportunity to take action and engage in dialogue with the media, policymakers, public opinion, and wider civil society.

May 17 CWUHA Convoy to Moldova

16 May 2017

On Thursday 11th May twelve CWU and two CWU Ireland members set off from Hull in four Royal Mail, two BT and one Éire vehicles for Baltic and Chisinau in Moldova.

Cycling to save young lives

12 May 2017

CWU North West reps Pauline McAvoy and Brian Parsons (and maybe a couple of late comers) will be embarking on a 100 km charity bike ride around Liverpool on the night of 15th July 2017 in aid of the charity PAPYRUS (PREVENTION OF YOUNG SUICIDES).

Norfolk residents back Crown campaign

12 May 2017

“A hot election issue” is how Andy Furey described the fight to save Britain’s Crown Post Office network after a packed public meeting in Norfolk last night.

REGISTER TO VOTE IN GENERAL ELECTION

10 May 2017

The CWU will be writing to all members in the coming weeks, setting out the reasons why we believe this is one of the most important General Elections in history. Before we get to that point though, it is vital we all secure our right to vote. Bad governments are elected by good people not voting.

Outrage at Chechen gay purge

05 May 2017

The CWU has sent the strongest possible message of support to victims of brutal homophobic persecution in Chechnya amid rising international concern that a human rights catastrophe is unfolding in the ultra-conservative Russian republic.

CWU Digital Photography Competition 2017

03 May 2017

The CWU Education & Training Dept are once again running our digital photography competition and we look forward to seeing the same wide range of wonderful photos that have enjoyed in previous years.

RoSPA Top Safety Award For CWU National Health And Safety OfficerRoSPA Top Safety Award For CWU National Health And Safety Officer

02 May 2017

The CWU is proud to announce that Dave Joyce has won a top award for the work he does in promoting health and safety in the workplace and on protecting the environment.

Fight continues to address BT performance management woes

27 April 2017

There was overwhelming support for a motion calling for a continuation of efforts to eradicate performance management (PM) in BT at day two of the telecoms conference. Conference praised the hard work of the national team in supporting the fight to abolish the ‘punitive’ and ‘counter-productive’ system that places unnecessary stress on members leading to a decline in their health and well-being.

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