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R.I.P. to Southend CWU Legend Mick Pottinger

R.I.P. to Southend CWU Legend Mick Pottinger

Today we say goodbye to the legend Mick Pottinger, one of the biggest influences on me in my life. Mick you were the ‘Union’ at Southend, well respected, a real friend and a true gent. R.I.P – John Hunt, CWU Essex Branch Secretary

Shorter Working Week Introduction in DO’s

Shorter Working Week Introduction in DO’s

contained within the 2018 Guiding Principles Agreement is reference to the reduction of the working week by one hour from October 2018, which for Delivery units was contained within both Sections 15.3 and 16.1.1. In order to ensure that the one hour reduction is introduced in Delivery Units we have […]

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Royal Mail’s Financial Results 2017/18

Royal Mail’s Financial Results 2017/18

On 17th May Royal Mail published its financial results for the year ending 25th March 2018. Overall the results showed that our members have again helped to deliver another solid performance against a difficult commercial backdrop. Group revenue is now over £10 billion for the first time, while adjusted operating […]

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Royal Mail Save As You Earn Scheme (SAYE) 2014

Royal Mail Save As You Earn Scheme (SAYE) 2014

Employees in the SAYE 2014 Scheme have the option to convert their savings into Royal Mail shares at a discounted price of 360p. Those who wish to exercise this option could benefit financially by £1,121 (while the share price is around 550p). After the 31st May 2018, the option to […]

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Pay & Four Pillars National Ballot Result

Pay & Four Pillars National Ballot Result

I am pleased to announce that CWU members have returned a resounding YES vote on the Pay and Four Pillars Agreement negotiated with the employer Royal Mail Group. The result of the Ballot, as certified by the independent Scrutineer, is attached and is as follows:- Result    No. Votes    […]

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Pay & Four Pillars Agreement – Ballot

Pay & Four Pillars Agreement – Ballot

You will shortly receive, in the post, your ballot paper on whether to accept or reject the recently negotiated Pay & 4 Pillars National Agreement. The ballot will close on Wednesday 28th March 2018. Your Branch Officials have considered the Pay & 4 Pillars proposed agreement and are recommending that […]

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