Mike McCarthy - Warehouse Operative

 

On leaving 6th form in 1985 Mike began working for GKN Autoparts in Northamptonshire, where he progressed to running the night-shift goods-in department. Joining Warren Board as a warehouse operative in 1992, Mike continues in this role today but with the added responsibilities of being a first aider and environmental auditor, supporting the environmental policies within the warehouse.

Mike was born in Northampton but made the move to Glenfield in Leicestershire when he married his wife, Chris. They have three grown up children and a cat and dog who hate each other, apparently. Mike has been a pike-wielding member of the Sealed Knot for many years. In fact, this is how he met his wife and he admits to particularly enjoying a visit to the ‘beer tent’ at the re-enactments.

Mike McCarthy - Warehouse Operative

Latest News

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    On Saturday 12th May our Inside Sales Exec, Steve Pincott will join two former school friends Tom and Noel in attempting the London to Oxford Trek, a 100km (62.1 miles) walk taking in Windsor, Cookham, Henley, and Abingdon. The annual trek is organised by the British Heart Foundation and all the money raised by those taking part will go towards supporting the vital work of the charity, including transplants, babies born with heart defects, heart attack treatment and pioneering diagnostic techniques and treatments.

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    Last summer, when David Plummer's daughter Nathalie had a frank discussion with him about his weight and lack of fitness, the conversation turned to finding an activity that could help David get on the road to fitness. When David suggested cycling the idea caused some mirth in his off-spring and presumably this spurred him on to prove to his daughter that he was capable of long-distance cycling.

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    When it came to selecting the best product for Lincolnshire based Kalas Packaging's new web-to-print e-commerce business, BillerudKornsäs White won the day. The new venture for Kalas goes by the name of Vanilla Reindeer and they believe they are the first manufacturer worldwide to offer personalised gift bags and gift packaging direct to the consumer.

  • Educating the women of Ghana through Action Aid

    Warren has been donating to Action Aid for over 25 years now and we're keen to continue to support the amazing work the charity carries out in the West African Republic of Ghana.
    Violence in the home and child marriages have been a way of life for some families in Ghana and with the help of Action Aid change is happening. From the account we received in a letter through Action Aid from one woman who had experience of her own daughter being kidnapped-the people of Ghana are seeing that their situation can improve through the education of all. Although entirely coincidental, on International Women's Day-our article is well timed.