The Forum Shopping Centre, Segedunum Way, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, NE28 8JN, UK

Wallsend Post Office


Tuesday 4th February

Local business family (Legend Enterprise UK Ltd) run convenience stores and  Post Offices.

Mrs Gungun Sehgal who manages the Wallsend Post Office and convenience store situated in The Forum Shopping Centre, is to be recognised for the great work she does for the community by the community.

Back in September 2013 Mr Sehgal entered a competition run by Blakemore Wholesalers which looked at all of the services available at the premises and also customer feedback. He was delighted to learn that he had won one of the nine regional prizes of £1,000 and will be entered into the UK Final with a chance of winning £10,000.

The regional prize came with an extra £500, which was too be donated to a local charity of Mr Sehgal’s choice. He nominated MacMillan Cancer Support as he is well aware of the great work that this charity does and hopes that this money will go to benefit local families.

On Tuesday 4th February at 11.15, the Sales Director, Tony  Bromich from Blakemore Wholesalers will present Mrs Gungun Sehgal with her £1,000 cheque. Mr Sehgal and Tony  Bromich  together with the elected Lady Mayor of North Tyneside, Norma Redfearn will present Olwyn Sheldon from Macmillan Cancer Support with the cheque for £500.

Mr Sehgal said “I am delighted to have won this prize and it is nice to know that the community appreciate my hard work and dedication within the store”.