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Welcome to CWU Preston Brook, Bury and Retail Branch. Check out our Social Media for all the lastest Local and National News!

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As a CWU member, you have access to a whole range of year-round discounts and services, adding enormous value to the benefit of membership…

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  • Branch Engagement Day - Preston Brook
    Branch Engagement Day - Preston Brook
    Fri, 29 Nov
    Preston Brook Call Centre
    29 Nov 2019, 10:30
    Preston Brook Call Centre, Chester Rd, Preston Brook, Runcorn WA7 3QA, UK
    29 Nov 2019, 10:30
    Preston Brook Call Centre, Chester Rd, Preston Brook, Runcorn WA7 3QA, UK
    Come meet the team, Branch Engagement Day in Preston Brook Call Centre

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Your Trade Union Law Firm

UnionLine is wholly owned by the CWU & GMB and provides a full range of legal services and benefits to all CWU members, this includes personal injury and employment law claims, free simple wills, preferred rates for probate & Powers of Attorney, fixed rate conveyancing, as well as an advice line that covers any legal matter. We have also introduced a motor legal service, a criminal and regulatory service, family law service and a dedicated Scottish Law firm service. We provide free legal advice, case preparation and merit assessments to members, and work alongside union officials to find the right negotiated solutions where appropriate.

CWU members register your claims on-line here


By operating on a not-for-profit basis, UnionLine returns all legal costs recovered to the CWU & GMB. Our prime focus is entirely on providing exceptional legal services to union members who retain 100% of their compensation awarded. UnionLine also acts as the sole legal services provider to the British Dietetic Association.

For free legal advice call: 0300 333 0303 or visit our website


Welcome to CWU Left Click - Justice is the goal, solidarity is the tool, education is the key!


Courses for Members help you in your day-to-day life; at work, at home, for your personal development, for your hobbies - or just for the fun of it! 

CWU Left Click is the place where you can access a wide range of online and distance learning courses at a time and place that suits you.Whether it is IT, Digital Photography, Family History or some other area you are interested in, we have a wide range of free courses that members can access right now.The CWU has just secured an innovative partnership with distance learning provider The Skills Network to expand the selection of training, development and education opportunities available to members. Members will be able to access a wide range of accredited distance learning qualifications at no cost, through government funding streams.CWU members can now take nationally recognised level 2 qualifications in subjects such as health and social care, childcare and education, business and leadership, retail and hospitality, and public services.

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Thinking of joining the CWU? 

You work hard – you deserve better. Get unionised with the CWU and win a better deal

At the CWU we offer communication workers and their families help and support in a whole lot of different ways, both at and away from work. Find out more…


The Communication Workers Union is the biggest union for the communications industry in the UK with almost 200,000 members.


Formed in January 1995 when the Union of Communication Workers joined forces with the National Communications Union, we represent members in postal, telecom, mobile, administrative and financial companies including Royal Mail Group, UK Mail and BT, Telefonica O2, Virgin Media, EE and Santander, as well as outsourcing company Capita. Our members’ expertise includes engineering, computing, clerical, mechanical, driving, retail, financial, call centre and manual skills.

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Branch to 07907502190. Please share this information with as many of your colleagues as possible. Finally, Whatsapp should only be uploaded on your personal phone and not devices owned by your employer.

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CWU Young Workers exists to co-ordinate and advance the interests of our 18,210 members under the age of 30.

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Retired Members

If you are retiring soon and wish to remain a member of the CWU, then you can continue with your membership and receive the benefits you had as a full time Member.

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