***Royal Mail Pension Consultation***
For the latest information on the Royal Mail Pension Consultation, Click on the CWU-News picture above.
BT Smart Pensions: Inclusion from 1 Feb 2017
Most members of the BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) and BT Retirement Saving Scheme (BTRSS) who do not currently participate in Smart Pensions will be automatically enrolled into Smart by BT from 1st February 2017.
The Firefighters 100 Lottery
CWU and its members have been asked to support the ‘Firefighters 100 Lottery’ which has recently been launched to help five key good causes. We are advised that at least 50p from every lottery ticket purchased will go towards these there defined causes:-
***Ofcom Digital Communications Review***
Ofcom has issued a further interim statement today about the Digital Communications Review (DCR). They have announced that they are pressing ahead with their proposals for the ‘separate legal incorporation’ of Openreach.
***Serious Safety Warning***
The Dangers of ‘Swing-Arm Barrier Gates’ after One Member is Seriously Injured and One Member Killed in separate accidents.
Pensions - Royal Mail’s Three Card Trick
Further to recent articles in the press concerning Royal Mail’s intention to close the Royal Mail Pension Plan from April 2018, this pamphlet is designed to alert CWU members to the implications of the closure of the Pension Plan and highlight the implications of the closure of the RMPP.
CWU Rejects Royal Mail Pension Closure
Responding to press reports that Royal Mail plans to close its defined benefit pension scheme from 2018, the Communication Workers Union (which represents the majority of its 140,00 strong workforce) has said it will fight the plans.
Defending The Royal Mail Pension Plan
Further to LTB 390/16 and in response to recent press reports referring to future closure of the Royal Mail Pension Plan (RMPP) the CWU are issuing this LTB to restate the Union’s policy and underline our determination to defend members’ pensions in Royal Mail and the Post Office.
Developing Our Vision Policy
LTB from Terry Pullinger with an attached letter to Sue Whalley detailing the CWU’s response to Royal Mail’s lack of communication to Royal Mail’s future business plans.
The Relaunch The Newly Designed Flagship CWU Publication
The Voice Relaunch - More>
Labour Leadership Elections
A Message from Dave Ward explaining why the CWU has given its full backing to Jeremy Corbyn - More>