17 January 2017
An important message for CWU members and activists from Terry Pullinger, DGS(P) highlighting the major challenges facing the Union in 2017 and how we intend to address them with the employer.
05 January 2017
Royal Mail bosses were warned today that any unagreed pension changes will spark a national strike ballot, following the company’s announcement of a formal consultation.
20 December 2016
An unmistakable message has been sent by the CWU to Government and Post Office management over the CWU’s determination to fight a multi-pronged attack on the Crown Office network and on members’ job security and pensions.
12 December 2016
The crisis in the Post Office created by senior Post Office management has forced the CWU to announce five days of strikes in the week leading up to Christmas.
05 December 2016
Thousands of hard-working Post Office staff braved freezing temperatures on Saturday morning to come out on the high streets of the UK and show the company that their determination to win a fair deal is stronger than ever.
01 December 2016
Building a stronger union was the theme of last week’s national briefing in Birmingham, where branch, area and regional reps spent a busy day focussing, collectively, on how we will increase CWU membership and strengthen workplace organisation to face and overcome the many challenges ahead…
25 November 2016
Branches will be aware of the Post Office’s continued policy of managed decline by cutting jobs and privatising Crown Offices as well as the plans to close the Defined Benefit pension scheme.
21 November 2016
Unanimous support for the fight to save our Post Office and hundreds of signatures on CWU campaign post cards added up to a “huge success” at this weekend’s Labour East Regional Conference in Southend, reports Paul Moffatt.
18 November 2016
Dozens of MPs from across the political divide and all parts of the UK demanded that Post Office bosses be held accountable for the growing crisis in the company during a lively Parliamentary debate at Westminster yesterday.
01 November 2016
While yesterday’s action in London included an old-style, horse-drawn ‘coffin’ and a jazz band, there was a Halloween theme to the union’s protest in Liverpool, where the ‘Grim Reaper of the North West’ and several ‘witches’ gathered at the city’s Liverpool One Shopping Centre.
31 October 2016
"We'll escalate our action in the lead up to Christmas unless a solution is found," warned our general secretary Dave Ward as he spoke to a lively rally outside the Post Office national headquarters today.
28 October 2016
On Monday 31st October, our Post Office members will take strike action in defence of their jobs, pensions and the Great British Post Office.
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