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Blogs by Chris Hand
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Active member in Manchester. Member of the National Youth Committee and works for Royal Mail.

Chris Hand sits on the CWU Youth Committee and is very active in his branch and region.  Chris also works for Royal Mail and shares his worries and...
Last month Greater Manchester Police became the first UK force to recognise attacks on goths, punks and emos as hate crimes under alternative sub...
Being at the retired age now and being attacked at the same time must be hard. We hear Ian Duncan Smith saying "if you don't need your benefits han...
Me & Mr Miliband
I had a great opportunity yesterday to meet two very high profile people. Labour's Ed Miliband and the TUC's General Secretary Francis O'Grady. It...
An inside look at our NEC
20 September 2013 Under our rules, the Chair of the National Youth Committee attends National Executive Council meetings on a non-voting basis...
Devastating for young people, so hard for young people, unrealistic, these are a few comments made towards the generation of today by our retired m...
It's Sunday 29th September 2013 and I find myself in Manchester once again marching with every other union against the government and their cuts an...
Last weekend - 11th and 12th of October - saw the CWU Black Workers Conference come to the historic building - the Mechanics Centre - the birth pla...
The Hunger Games 2013
The Hunger Games is a filmed based on one strong Region known as the Capitol (the 1%) and 12 other regions around it. The 12 districts (the 99%) ar...
3 December 2013 The festive season is upon us once again. Most people in the next few weeks will be breaking up from work for the Christmas pe...