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Openreach: Winter Working Ballot Result

16 October 2013

The result of the of the Winter Working Maximising Daylight Hours ballot, which closed at 12:00 pm on 16 October 2013, has been announced.

TURNOUT82%
YES44%
NO56%

The result therefore means that the proposed document has not been accepted by those balloted and therefore no agreement to change exists.

Openreach have previously indicated that it would be their intention to implement changes to attendances should the ballot return a negative outcome.

At the time of writing, no official notice has been received by the CWU of any action Openreach will take in the coming days. The National Team will be meeting Openreach tomorrow to discuss the outcome of the ballot. It will be the NTs intention to call a Branch Forum to discuss the ballot result and next steps early next week.