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Welcome to Durham County Amal  


The Durham County Branch currently represents members of The Communication Workers Union (CWU) who work in Royal Mail, Romec, Quadrant and Post Office Counters in the Chester le Street, Derwentside, Durham and Houghton le Spring area. The Branch also has a much valued retired members section.

On this web site you can find links to all the information you may need, the news link above will take you to the latest news, archive news, LTB's, Member's guides and forums.

The Your Reps link takes you to all the contact details for the representatives in your location and for the branch. The links section has links to various web sites of interest to member's.

If you are unsure who to contact, or you need any further information not listed on this site then please do not hesitate in contacting:

Jason Llewelyn - Branch Secretary: CWU Room, Royal Mail Delivery Office, Belmont Industrial Estate, Belmont
DURHAM, DH1 1SE. Telephone: 0191 382 6333. Mobile: 07821 481087. E Mail:



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