BT workers to strike on July 29, August 1

More than 40,000 BT workers will go on strike for the first time in 35 years. After voting in favour of industrial action last month, BT workers will hold a two-day national strike on July 29 and August 1 after the telco failed to meet the Communication Workers Union (CWU) demands to come to the […]

CWU to BT: come to table by July 13 or risk first strikes in 35 years

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has told BT to start formal talks over employee pay rises this week or it will move forward with its plans to strike for the first time in 35 years. Last month, around 96% of 21,000 BT Openreach engineers and 91.5% of call centre staff voted to strike over an […]