GMB Magazine GMB25 Centre Point Summer 2016 - Page 31

LONG SERVICE AWARD Liz Corbett gets the GMB Silver Badge Following commendation from both the Regional President and Regional Secretary, Liz Corbett, GMB C15 branch secretary, Regional Committee member and member of the Regional Council, was presented with the award and badge on behalf of the Region for her commitment and service to the union for over 25 years. ULTRA RACE WEST BIRMINGHAM & ION MIDLANDS REG CONTACT 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 Will Thorne House, 2 Birmingham Road, Halesowen B63 3HP T: 0121 550 4888 F: 0121 550 4272 E: westmids@gmb.org.uk GMB TAMWORTH OFFICE Ventura House,Ventura Park Road, Tamworth B78 3HL T: 01827 66001 F: 01827 312 792 Congratulations to member Helen Pike, who recently completed the Ultra Race after being sponsored by B49 branch! She said: “I ran the Dukeries 40-mile Ultra around Nottinghamshire, visiting Clumber Park, Creswell Crags and the Major Oak. Apart from a couple of blisters, it was a grand success and I finished in 6hrs 59 minutes.” GMB WORCESTER OFFICE 28 Foregate Street Worcester WR1 1DS T: 01905 612 210 F: 01905 611 134 GMB STOKE OFFICE GMB regional editor Samantha Jones: 0121 550 4888 Content director Sean Atkins Editor-in-chief Garrick Webster Art editor Johnny Goddard Deputy editor Cassie Whittell Contributor Helen Cox, Alan Jones, Jayne Nelson, Cam Winstanley Advertising manager Liz Dennys: liz@vividca.com Creative director Robin Abbott Managing director Jayne Caple Hillcrest House, Garth Street Stoke on Trent ST1 2AB T: 01782 272755 Produced by: Vivid, Exhibition House, North View, Bristol BS16 4NT GMB CONTACTS 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 Centre Point magazine? Call Liz Dennys on 07983 378218 or email liz@vividca.com Equality Rebecca Mitchell Legal Andrea Austin Membership development David Day Political officer Stephanie Peacock GMB REGIONAL WEBSITE www.gmb-westmids.org.uk search for GMB West Midlands @GMBWestMidlands 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. www.gmb.org.uk 31 GMB25.Centre_Point_30_31.indd 31 20/06/2016 15:21