News 2017

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** Four Pillars Campaign News Page **

GS Dave Ward Year End Message

Four Pillars Video Update For Christmas 2017

Four Pillars Bulletin No 30 - Securing A Settlement

Close The Gap Phase 2 Launch Event London 19th December

Enough Said: Sign This Old Tyres Kill Petition

Worker's Paid Holidays Under Threat As Johnson And Gove Urge Brexit Ending Of WTD

Close The Gap Phase 2 Launch Event Announced

Post Office: Imposition Of Monthly Pay – Latest Developments

Branson Sues NHS - Sign The Petition Demanding He Returns Money

Watch Facebook Q&A on BT Pensions Recording

Bulletin No 29 - Providing Security And Defending A Vital Service

National Postal Workers Day – Tuesday 12th December 2017

Jeremy Corbyn And Terry Pullinger Video Messages

CWU Invites All Members Employed In BT To Complete Pension Survey

CWU Holds Poltical Forum Event

Terry Pullinger Video Update on Four Pillars 5th December

Update For Retired Members On Motion 29 Implementation

BT Pensions Member's Meetings Schedule Announced

NHS Transformation Into US System Begins April '18

Branson Sues NHS And Wins Undisclosed Payout

Bulletin No 27 - Publication of the Mediator's Report

CWU North West Women Of Today 2018 Event Announced - Register free!

Women Fleeing Domestic And Sexual Violence As Refuges Are Shut Down
By Government Proposals

TUC Highlight Lack Of Worker's Rights In Government Industrial Strategy

CWU #Time2Shine Event Shows Our Young Worker Members Fight Back For Their Future

Disabled, Homeless, The Young And The Old Battle Against X-Factor For Crimbo No1

CWU NW Retired Members Council Defend RM And BT Members Pensions

CWU North West Region Launches Labour Councillors Network

UnionLine Update No5 On Employment Law

Elli Reports On North West Regional Committee Meeting

Close The Gap Campaign Hits Warrington Call Centre

CWU Workers Create Increased Profits For Royal Mail & Now Ask Them To Keep Their Promises

Great Response From NW Regional Committee To Branch Appeal For Children At Christmas

Support Your Charity - CWUHA Christmas 2017 Appeal

CWU Legal Victory On Post Office Pay

Sign Letter To Theresa May To Make Homes Safe Following Grenfell

BT Pension Scheme Update - CWU Advises Members To Reject All Proposals

Support Your Charity - CWUHA Christmas 2017 Appeal

Four Pillars Bulletin No 24 - Keeping Up The Pressure

Latest Video From Terry Pullinger On Four Pillars

North West Has Amongst Highest Rates Of Sexually Transmitted Infections In UK

Close The Gap Campaign Lobbies Politicians

NHS Boss Reminds Tory Gov Of EU Ref Promises Of £350 Million Per Week

The Pride Of The North West - CWUHA Christmas Card Appeal

EU Citizens Must Have 5 Year Continuous Employment And Pay A Fee To Stay In UK

Back To The Future With CWU Youth In November

Close The Gap Events Tour November Dates Announced

You Have Until Sunday 5th November To Save NHS From Future US Trade Deals

Bulletin No 23 - 89.1% and proud

Close The Gap Events Tour November Dates Announced

Post Office Attacks Ability Of Union Reps To Represent You!

Merseyside MP Proposes New Law To Ban 'Tyres That Kill'

History Of Women's Fight For Justice Continues To Be Wiped Out

Royal Mail’s Court Order Was A Cynical Manoeuvre

Four Pillars Video Update -26th October 2017

Four Pillars Update - External Mediation

Closing The Gap And Supporting The Four Pillars

Hunt Plans To Bar Patients Without Prior Permission From Attending A&E

Royal Mail Must Listen To CWUMembers Four Pillars Bulletin No 21

Royal Mail Group Dispute – High Court Judgement And National Briefing

CWU Calls National Meeting Over Royal Mail Dispute

Pay 2017 And Pillars Of Security - Facts!

No Justice – No Peace - Four Pillars Bulletin No20

Royal Mail Group Dispute – High Court Judgement And National Briefing

High Court Supports Royal Mail Against Worker's Rights!

Royal Mail Delivery Offices Closures Debate Reveals False Claims By RM Group

Royal Mail Takes CWU To Court Rather Than Settle Dispute

We Won The Ballot - Now Let's Bring Royal Mail Back From Privatised Destruction

Passenger Safety Protected By RMT - Not Merseyrail!

Massive Yes Vote In Four Pillars Strike Ballot Declares CWU

Dave Ward Puts Peston Right On Postal Worker's Dispute

Veteran Labour MP Dennis Skinner Gives Reality Lesson To TV Journalist

Union Line News - Download As PDF

On Yer Bike And Get A Job Tory MP Tells Conference Fringe Meeting

CWU North West Region take the Four Pillars fight to The Tories!

The People's Assembly Take Back Manchester March And Rally

Dan Lewis Reflects On Jeremy Corbyn's Conference Speech

A Prime Minister In Waiting Speaks To Labour's Party Conference

CWU's North West Region Tireless Campaigning On Two Major Issues

Labour Women's Conference 2017 - Main Speeches

Vote Yes For Decent Pensions For All - Bulletin No 17

Four Pillars Of Security And CWU Pay Claim 2017 - The Latest

Four Pillars - National Get The Vote Out Day - Wednesday 20th Sept!

It's Time To Pick Sides - Bulletin No 16

Tory Lies Over Brexit Continue As May tries To Mislead Parliament
Over Single Market

Greatest Trade Union Meeting On-Line - EVER!

Four Pillars Campaign Gate Meetings A Huge Success

Hypocrisy Of Royal Mail As Moya Green's Pay and Perks Increases By A Quarter

CWU Launch Major Agency Campaign – Close The Gap!

Solidarity For The Four Pillars Fight From CWU NW Youth Workers

Four Pillars Ballot Timetable Announced

Now It's Four Steps Froward For Santander Members

National Gate Meeting Day Announced By CW

Systemic Failure In Responding To Survivors Of Domestic Violence Says New Report

National Gate Meeting Day Announced By CWU

CWU Supports Labour Grassroots Campaign Momentum

Freedom Of Movement Debate Hots Up Inside Labour

Four Pillars Campaign – Industrial Action Ballot LTB In Full

CWU To Stage National Industrial Action Ballot Of Over 100,000 Members In Royal Mail Group

CWU Affiliates To Momentum

Tories Break Election Laws With Cold Calling During GE2017

Retired Members Advisory Committee Report Aug 2017

North West NHS Faces Severe Life Endangering NHS Cuts Says BMA

No Good News For Working People Or British Business Says TUC

Royal Mail Group Given To 6th September To Avoid Industrial Action Notification

Cross-party Parliamentary Group Demands Parliament Has Its Say On Government Customs Union Proposals

Four Pillars Bulletin No 11 - Time For Royal Mail To Listen To The CWU

What To Do With A Woman Who Provides Evidence Of Child Sexual Abuse? - Sack Her!

History Of Women's Fight For Justice Continues To Be Wiped Out

Four Pillars Bulletin No10 - Talks Update

CWU Celebrates Royal Mail Group Sign-Up To The TUC's “Dying To Work” Voluntary Charter

Regional Committee Backs Total Eclipse Of The Sun Campaign

New Dangerous Dogs Law Explanatory DVD Available

UK Charity Guilty Of Corruption Practices Over Grenfell Tower Cladding Evaluation?

Four Pillars Bulletin No 9 - Legacy Payments, Anoth Broken Promise

CWU NW Regional Committee Supports Liverpool & Manchester Gay Pride Events

Your Mum's, Sisters, Wives And Daughter's Are Being Victimised By Austerity

Warning To BT Over It's Forthcoming Pensions Review

Massive Moral And Legal Victory For Workers Against Tory Unfair Policy

Changes To Royal Mail Group Personal Injury Compensation Scheme

New CWU Branch Campaigns Against New Bridge Tolls On Merseyside

CWU Consultative Ballot To Reject Post Office Executive Pay Imposition

RM Shareholders Lobbied At Their AGM By CWU

CWU Reacts To ‘Easyjob' For Royal Mail Boss

CWU Responds To Royal Mail Pension Statement Today

Dog Attack Stats Stand At 15,000 Over Last 5 Years

National Pensioner's Parliament Report Now Available

Post Office Executive Action - Imposition Of 2% Increase On Basic Pay

CWU Responds To The Taylor Review On The World of Work

Taylor Review On Working Practices In 2017 - Just Another Review?

Yvette Cooper Calls Out Misogyny From Social Media Trolls
And From Within Labour Too

Merseyside Defeats Fascist EDL - Another Victory On The Mersey!

Four Pillars Campaign Briefing No6 Issued

CWU Responds To Report Into Self-Employed Working Conditions

Employment Rights Look Safer Post General Election Says UnionLine

May Spends £1 Billion To Save Her Job As Thousands Of Nurses Leave NHS

Coldplay At G20 Summit Rock Concert Live 6pm UK Time Tonight

New Statesman Features Dave Ward And His Support For Jeremy Corbyn

UnionLine Briefing On New Speeding Fines

Do Not Turn A Blind Eye Or Suffer In Silence - Report It!

With Tory Austerity Policy Comes Increased Risk Of Toxic Shock In Women

The Asset Stripping Of The NHS Tories Will Implement

CWU Young Reps Four Pillars Campaign In Warrington Mail Centre

Post Office Pay Negotiations 2017/18 Update

With 14,500 Attacks On Postal Workers Over The Last Five Years CWU And Royal Mail
Successfully Launch 2017 Dog Awareness Week

Greater Mersey Branch Postie Geoff Highton Tells Tony Snell About His Dog Attack Experience

Four Pillars And Parcelforce – Another Management Myth Exposed

Union Writes To PM Over Grenfell Tower Disaster

Four Pillars Video Message For CWU Parcelforce Members

An Accidental Pop Star Appears At Glastonbury

CWU Four Pillars Of Security Campaign On Tour

General Election 2017 - Where Do We Go From Here?

Corbyn Sends Open Letter To May On Action Plan For Grenfell Tower Victims

Queen's Speach Delayed By Theresa May - CWU Respond

CWU Members Get On Their Bikes For Prevention Of Youth Suicide Charity

National Equality Officer's Seminar - 23rd June 2017 Wimbledon

A General Election Which Energised Thousands of Young Voters

LGBT Rights Hit Within 48 Hours Of May Pact With DUP

Labour's Family Came Together To Defeat The Tories

The Arrogance Of The Tories And Of The Media Was Their Downfall

Jeremy Corbyn Thanks All Who Voted For Labour

CWU Respond To General Election Result

They Voted For Our Children's Children

Vote Labour To Save Our Country It Really Is That Serious!

Media Outright Bias Against Corbyn Continues With Outrageous Claims Against Him Following Attacks

Labour's Big Rally In Birmingham Ignored By Media

Warnings About NHS Cuts Come To Fruition As 14 Hospitals Told To Prepare For Swingeing Cuts To Their Budgets

Generations Come Together Celebrating Labour Policies Of Prosperity For All

Tory Tactics To Win Election: Outrageous Lies Against Corbyn

Diane Abbott's Long Term Illness Keeps Her Out Of Remaining Campaign Days

Youth Are Gearing Up For 'Get Your Mates Out Of Bed' Thursday!

Jeremy Corbyn Speech Following London Terror Attack

BT Pension Review Update - 5th June 2017

May Uses Terror Attack To Make Policy Announcements Whilst Corbyn Keeps Politics Out Of It

Theresa May Admits To Andrew Neil She Will Asset Strip The NHS

BT Attacks Pension Scheme Blaming It For Lack Of Broadband Investment

Jeremy Corbyn Sends Message To Manchester Bomb Victims And Their Families

Dave Ward Disgraces CWU As He Misses Penalty As Chelsea Are Relegated!

Jeremy Corbyn Speaks At Manchester Cathedral - Look Back At 2015

I Can't Live On £100 Per Month May Told In Oxford

Raising The Profile Of CWU's Crown Office Campaigns During The General Election

Your Medical Data Is Not Safe With The NHS - Jeremy Hunt Saw To That!

Be Proud, Be Very Proud, To Be A CWU Member And CWUHA Supporter!

What Is The Truth Of Labour's Defence Strategy?

Alison McGovern Sends A Video Message To CWU Members

For The Many Not The Few - Labour Launches Election Campaign

Let's Show Theresa May The Front Door on 8th June Says
Gordon And Alison

Labour’s 20 Point Plan To End The ‘Rigged Economy’ In Work

Angela Rayner Expels Gove From Education Classes

Tories Get Away With Election Fraud As CPS Is Nobbled

CWU Stands Up Against Racism In The General Election

Stand Up For Our Grandparents - Increase The State Pension For Our Elderly People

New Documents In Retired Members Section

Royal Mail’s Approach To Pensions Is Intellectually Boring, Morally Sickening
And An Insult To Its Employees Says CWU

CWU Welcomes Labour Announcements On Transforming The Workplace

May Refuses To Accept Government Has Responsibility For Surge In Foodbanks

Hair, Glasses And Even Teeth Go Hurtling Into the Air As Guest Speaker Blasts CWU Annual Conference 2017

CWU Telecom And Financial Services Conference 2017 Report

CWU Conference Demands A 'Total Eclipse Of The Sun'

CWU Conference 2017 - Retired Members Fringe Meeting

NW Regional Women's Officer Calls Out Sexism At Work

Dave Ward Sends Video Message To CWU Conference 2017

Stand Together United And Kick Out This Tory Government

Royal Mail Pension Decision - CWU's Ray Ellis on Sky News

A Country For The Millions Not Millionaires - CWU Responds To General Election Announcement

BT Pay Deal 2017 Accepted

CWU Condemns Royal Mail Pension Closure

Watch Q&A Session With Terry Pullinger

Union Learning And Education Regional Update

Cridland Review Of Pensionable Age NPC Briefing

Read Biogs Of Speakers At This Year's Women Of Today Event

Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid If You Are A Worker, Pensioner Or Trade Unionist

CWU Annual Conference 2017 Free Social And Political Event Announced

Carl Webb Issues Urgent Appeal To Support iPSL Bootle

CWU General Secretary Wants To Know Your Opinions

Tories Make Women Pay For Protection From Violence Against Women

Openreach Announcement Video Message From Andy Kerr

Women Of Today Event 2017 A Huge Success

Retired Members Sec Reviews Conference Agenda

Download latest copy of UnionLine news

CWU Pleased Uncertainty On Openreach Has Ended As BT And Ofcom
Reach Agreement On Future Governance

CWU Goes For Afzal Khan For Gorton's Next MP

Important Message From Andy Kerr, DGS T&FS

CWU Women Celebrate International Women's Day

NHS Demonstration Attended By 200,000 People

We're Going Back To The 1980s Warns Andy Kerr

CWU Gives Cautious Welcome To Ofcom Review

Ofcom Concludes Review Of Royal Mail Regulation

Honorary Membership Award To Richard Morgan

We Will Defend Bootle Jobs CWU Warns As Ipsl Refuses Talks At ACAS

Women Make Engineering No Longer A Man's World

CWU Relaunches Campaign Against Franchising Of Crown Offices

Dave Ward Gives Resounding Speech At Stop Trump Rally

CWU North West Region Conference 2017 Reports

NW Political Officer Warns Trade Unions Will Be Reduced To A Mere Pressure Group Following Bexit

North West Labour MEP Votes Against CETA

NW Regional Women's Committee Annual Report 2016

North West Regional Womens Committee Meetings Dates 2017/2018

North West Regional Conference Timetable And Documents

BT Pay 2017 Update - CWU Rejects Offer

 CWU Retired Members Conference 2017 Reports

Is This The Beginning Of The End For NHS GP Surgeries?

Royal Mail Pension Review Update

Tony Kearns DGS Urges All Retired Members To Fight Back

Shadow Secretary Of State For Work And Pensions Addresses  CWU Retired Members Conference

CWU GS Dave Ward Speaks On Way Forward For Union And It's Retired Members

CWU's Four Pillars Of Security Launched

Clear And Present Danger Of Tories Abolishing The 'Triple Lock'

CWU's Terry Pullinger Sends A Video Message Re Royal Mail

New Year Brings Bad News For CWU Members In o2

BBC Outsourcing UK Jobs To IBM Forces Redundancy On 40 Long-Term Staff

CWU Condemns Further Post Office Closures And 400 Plus Job Losses

CWU Tells Royal Mail: ‘Take Executive Action On Our Pensions And We’ll Ballot’

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