GMB Magazine GMB25 Fusion Summer 2016 - Page 30

NOTICE BOARD Visit GMB online at www.gmb.org.uk munity The GMB com PRIZE MONEY Regional committee member Bob Gunn presents the donation to club founder William Thompson. GMB It’s a NORTH WEST & IRISH REGION CONTACT KNOCKOUT GMB supports youth boxing club in Northern Ireland GMB North West and Irish Region has donated £1,000 to help the Spartans Boxing Club in Ballyclare, Northern Ireland, refurbish its boxing ring. The club plays an important role in the local community, helping keep youngsters off the streets and giving them a focus in life. As well as fitness, the club has a social side too, with families of the young boxers meeting up there. The club was formed in 2008 by William If you have a problem at work and need advice, in the first instance speak to your GMB workplace organiser. Alternatively, contact your local GMB office. GMB REGIONAL OFFICE Columbus Quay, Riverside Drive, Liverpool L3 4GB T: 0151 727 0077 F: 0151 728 2929 Regional Secretary: Paul McCarthy E: paul.mccarthy@gmb.org.uk GMB HOLYWOOD OFFICE Thompson, a professional boxer from Ballyclare. Over the years, the club has raised money for Tinylife, Children’s Heartbeat Trust, the Ross Paterson appeal, and most recently the Jonjo Bright Trust, for a young jockey who was paralysed in a horseriding accident. The club has raised over £30,000 for these charities. GMB branch secretary Rab Mitchell said: “I’d like to thank the North West and Irish Region for its generosity.” Victoria House, 1a Victoria Road, Holywood BT18 9BA T: 02890 393 340 F: 02890 427 360 GMB BLACKBURN OFFICE 9 Wellington Street, St John’s, Blackburn BB1 8AF T: 01254 683 454 F: 01254 433 362 GMB BOLTON OFFICE Jack Brown House, 80 St Georges Rd, Bolton BL1 2DD T: 01204 523 011 F: 01204 529 040 GMB MANCHESTER CITY COUNCIL OFFICE GMB Trade Union, c/o Abraham Moss Centre, Crescent Rd, Crumpsall M8 5UF T: 0161 908 8316 F: 0161 908 1907 GMB OLDHAM OFFICE GMB regional editor Terry Mellor: 01928 572 726 Content director Sean Atkins Editor-in-chief Garrick Webster Art editor Johnny Goddard Deputy editor Cassie Whittell Contributors Helen Cousins, Alan Jones, Jayne Nelson, Cam Winstanley Advertising manager Liz Dennys: liz@vividca.com Creative director Robin Abbott Managing director Jayne Caple 108 Union Street, Oldham OL1 1DU T: 0161 627 3062 F: 0161 222 1039 Produced by: Vivid, Exhibition House, North View, Bristol BS16 4NT GMB PRESTON OFFICE www.vividca.com We are committed to only using magazine paper which is derived from well managed, certified forestry and chlorine-free manufacture. Vivid Content Marketing Ltd and its paper suppliers have been independently certified in accordance with the rules of the FSC® (Forest Stewardship Council®). Print managed by TU Ink Print manager Jeremy Littlestone - 07810 825970 Would you like to advertise in GMB Fusion magazine? Call Liz Dennys on 07983 378218 or email liz@vividca.com Accepting of advertising and inserts and does not imply GMB endorsement of the product or services. Remember that GMB recommends all services and offers should always be used to test the cost against other commercial companies. Members are advised to secure at least two quotes on all commercial transactions. The Textile House, 6 Sedgwick Street, Preston PR1 1TP T: 01772 555 879 F: 01772 253 415 GMB RUNCORN OFFICE Tudor Hall, York Pl, York Street, Runcorn WA7 5BB T: 01928 572726 F: 01928 59 0317 GMB ST HELENS OFFICE 72 Claughton Street, St Helens WA10 1SN T: 01744 25474/738330 GMB WARRINGTON OFFICE Assembly Rooms, Town Hill, Warrington WA1 2NG T: 01925 630 095 F: 01925 634 797 GMB regional website www.gmbnorthwest.com 30 FUSION – GMB North West and Irish GMB25.Fusion_30_31.indd 30 09/06/2016 16:34