GMB Magazine GMB25 Pulse Summer 2016 - Page 30

NOTICE BOARD Visit GMB online at www.gmb.org.uk munity The GMB com CHAMPS! W GMB Ladies FC finish top of the league! hen they started off, three years ago, they could barely kick a ball. Now congratulations are due to the Region’s ladies 5-a-side football team who have won their league. In a valiant finish, GMB Ladies FC stormed to victory in their final game and became champions of the Armley Striker 5 Football League in Leeds. The team used to lose 10-0 on a regular basis, but through a rigorous training regime and hard work, they developed their prowess on the pitch. Above with a £300 donation from GMB branches is league manager and GMB member Kris Broughton. Kris recently carried out 10 back-to-back 10k runs to raise money for Friends of Leukaemia – an amazing achievement. Bereavements RTH YORKSHIRE & NO DERBYSHIRE 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 Grove Hall, 60 College Grove Road, Wakefield WF1 3RN T: 0345 337 7777 F: 01924 887272 GMB BRIGHOUSE OFFICE The Pulse is sad to report on the passing of two GMB activists and two former full-time organisers. David Sim, GMB representative from S20 Transport & Distribution branch sadly passed away in February, as did Jim Barnes, GMB branch secretary of Z13 South Yorkshire & North Derbyshire Boilermakers branch. Peter Williams and Tony Revill, both retired GMB organisers, have also sadly passed away recently. Our thoughts and sympathies go to the families of our lost comrades who will be remembered with fondness by those within the movement. GMB regional editor Caroline Jones: 01924 887 266 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 GMB Clifton House, Clifton Road, Brighouse HD6 1SL T: 0345 337 7777 F: 01484 721 222 GMB CHESTERFIELD OFFICE 34 Glumangate, Chesterfield S40 1TX T: 0345 337 7777 F: 01246 234521 GMB SHEFFIELD OFFICE Thorne House, 188-190 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1SY T: 0345 337 7777 F: 0114 273 9601 Produced by: Vivid, Exhibition House, North View, Bristol BS16 4NT GMB YORK 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 The Pulse 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. 75 Gillygate, York YO31 7EA T: 0345 337 7777 F: 01904 674045 GMB REGIONAL WEBSITE www.gmbyorkshire.org.uk FOLLOW US @GMBCampaigns GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire Region GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire Young Members 30 THE PULSE – GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire GMB25.Pulse_30_31.indd 30 14/06/2016 11:08