Welcome to CWU Capital Branch

We represent around 2,600 people working in the Telecoms & Financial Sector, who’s workplaces are in and around the London and London North West Area. The Communication Workers Union Is The Biggest Union For The Communications Industry In The UK With Almost 200,000 Members.​

Formed in January 1995 when the Union of Communication Workers joined forces with the National Communications Union, we represent members in postal, telecom, mobile, administrative and financial companies including Royal Mail Group, UK Mail and BT, Telefonica O2, Virgin Media, EE and Santander, as well as outsourcing company Capita. Our members’ expertise includes engineering, computing, clerical, mechanical, driving, retail, financial, call centre and manual skills.

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Latest News

Openreach Frames Engineers

Openreach are engaging in a Collective Consultation with our Frames members, due to dimishing workloads.CWU National Team do not agree Openreach Frames Engineers

One Braham – Branch Visits

Capital Branch will be visiting BT HQ One Braham to meet Members. These regular surgeries will be held on the One Braham – Branch Visits

BT Tower Sale: CWU Capital Branch involvement

Following BT Senior Management for Networks announcement that the iconic building has been sold with Government agreement, the CWU has BT Tower Sale: CWU Capital Branch involvement

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