BMA talks scheduled for September 30th

Three-way talks between CAIWU, the BMA and CityWest Cleaning over the BMA cleaners' future will take place on Thursday September 30th.

The cleaners, who have been on furlough throughout the pandemic, faced the possibility of redundancies earlier in the year. The BMA justified this threat by arguing it needed to cut costs and its prestigious HQ at BMA House in Tavistock Square was hardly being used during the pandemic. But after a strong campaign, the BMA and CityWest backed down and agreed to extend the cleaners' furlough until the end of the scheme.

BMA protest cancelled - August 5th 2021

Good news: we have cancelled this afternoon's planned protest at BMA headquarters, after the BMA clean

CAIWU BMA Announcement 28.01.21

From the “shadow of vast despair”, CAIWU would like to announce that the British Medical Association have done the right thing on this occasion and instructed their outsourced company, City West Services, to reinstate the 30 essential workers/cleaners at BMA House in central London (agreeing to cover their salaries up until the end of the current furlough).