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Formed in January 1995 when the Union of Communication Workers joined forces with the National Communications Union, CWU are the biggest union for the communications industry in the UK.


Trade unionists, families and friends, who work in Britain’s and Ireland’s postal, telecom & financial industries respond to the plight of vulnerable children in other countries and the UK & Ireland.


Established by the GMB and CWU unions to provide a broad range of legal services to their members. Their aim is to provide the first line of support to members for any legal need.

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Carl Webb (@NWCWU)

Latest on our dispute with Royal Mail 👇👇

Regional Twitter

Carl Webb (@NWCWU)

A vital update from #TheCWU DGS(P) Terry Pullinger as talks break down and we move towards re-balloting our Postal members. https://fbwat.ch/1u2zVyJKWpBizqYj

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Carl Webb (@NWCWU)

I have to ask some of my @UKLabour comrades why they don't write positive posts about the candidates they're thinking of supporting rather than constant negative posts about the candidates they arent?