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Contact us

If you have a work problem or query, get in touch with your UNISON workplace representative. Our Need help? page will help you find them.

Alternatively, you can ring UNISONdirect on 0800 0 857 857

Lines are open from 6am to midnight on Monday to Friday and from 9am till 4pm on Saturday. There is also a textphone number for members with hearing difficulties - 0800 0 967 968.

Why not get in touch online?

If you'd like to join the mailing list, have a query about your membership, would like to make a general enquiry or inform us of any personal details that have changed and it is not urgent, please visit our Resources section to contact us online.


If you have a membership query, please contact:

Adnan Saleemi
E-mail: adnan.saleemi@unisononthe.net

All website and communication related queries to:

Karl Whitehead
E-mail: karl.whitehead@unisononthe.net
Telephone: 029 22 33 1 666 - Mob: 079 68 526 476

Unison Cymru/Wales and the South Gas is run by a branch committee and supported by skilled staff, locally, regionally and nationally.

Chairperson: Claire Marsden

Secretary: Karl Whitehead          Treasurer: Emma Seaborne

Vice-Chairperson: Marlon Francis
Education Co-ordinator: Alex Clesham
Lifelong Learning Co-ordinator: Vacant
Black Members' Officer: Kevin Thomas
Women Members' Officer: Tansaim Hussain-Gul
LGBT Members' Officer: Simon Woods
Disabled Members Officer: Alex Clesham
Equality Co-ordinator(s): Tansaim Hussain-Gul
Health & Safety Officer: Marlon Francis
Communications Officer: Vacant
International Officer: Cara Read
Environmental Officer: Anne Skedgwell
Membership Officer: Adnan Saleemi
Young Members' Officer: Kelly-Anne Davies
Welfare Officer: Cara Read
Retired Members' Secretary: Win Wearmouth/Helen Card
Labour Link Officer: Tess Morris

All members of UNISON Cymru/Wales and the South Gas can attend branch meetings, vote and stand in branch elections and get involved in our campaigns and activities.

We are always looking for people who feel they can contribute to the branch and to helping other members. This could be a regular commitment or just the occasional hour or so. We also provide training courses and support for our reps and officers. Contact Karl Whitehead - Branch Secretary - if you would like to find out more.