Postal News

Important Update for members in Parcelforce on the Four Pillars of Security Campaign

30 June 2017

National Officer Davie Robertson provides an update for members in Parcelforce on the Four Pillars of Security campaign and how it will affect them.

The Four Pillars of Security Campaign Unit Reps Tour 2017

19 June 2017

As part of our Four Pillars of Security campaign, the union is holding a series of Unit Representative Briefings across the UK to provide an update on the latest talks with the business and set out our key messages to secure the right agreement for all our members in the Royal Mail Group, including Parcelforce.

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.

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.

Bob Gibson: 'One of our greatest ever warriors'

27 April 2017

Delegates cheered and gave two prolonged standing ovations to "man of honour" Bob Gibson when he addressed conference today.

DGSP opening speech

25 April 2017

Deputy general secretary Terry Pullinger opened postal conference in Bournemouth this morning and welcomed new delegates, thanking them for the vital contributions they made over the past 12 months.

Conference sends out strike ballot warning

25 April 2017

Any attempt by Royal Mail to impose its proposed cuts to pensions, allowances, and other terms and conditions will "activate an immediate ballot for strike action," according to a resolution unanimously approved by conference this afternoon.


13 April 2017

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has today strongly condemned Royal Mail’s decision to close its current Defined Benefit pension scheme for future accrual in March 2018.

Download the Four Pillars of Security Petition Now

30 March 2017

Please find attached a copy of the Four Pillars of Security petition which was previously circulated to all CWU Representatives. Since the briefing we have had many requests for additional copies of the petition from, which you can now download and print, using the link below and photocopy as well.

Post Office workers – your views still count

20 March 2017

CWU assistant secretary Andy Furey has launched a union-organised opinion poll of Post Office workers’ views, in response to company chiefs’ controversial decision to cancel the regular Your Views Count and Pulse surveys.

'Deluded' Post Office boss

20 March 2017

Post Office boss Paula Vennells stood accused of “breath-taking delusion” yesterday, after she claimed that her leadership had been a success.

MP and residents unite for ‘Save our Crown’ fight

09 March 2017

North London residents vowed to campaign against the threat to privatise their Crown Post Office at a packed public meeting in Harringay on Tuesday.

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