Published on 16.04.2015

Town Council looking for unsung heroes

Alnwick Town Council have just launched their Mayor’s Civic Awards for 2014 -2015. There awards are in two categories – adults and young people aged 18 or under and were put in place to enable individuals and groups to receive formal recognition for their involvement, contribution and dedication to their town. Awards can be made for a number of areas including charity work, citizenship, caring, sport or community participation.

Last year 12 people received individual awards and 4 received group awards.

The types of areas they were nominated for included fundraising efforts for local charities and sports facilities; coaching activities; volunteering work within the town and work in bereavement services.

So if you think you know someone who you think is worthy of such as award just complete the nomination form and send it back to us. Nomination forms need to be returned by Friday May 1st and can be obtained by downloading by clicking on Nomination Form (PDF) and Youth Nomination Form(PDF). Word versions are also available – Nomination Form and Youth Nomination Form.