Neighbourhood Network’s 2017 Awards

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Neighbourhood Network’s 2017 Awards

Thank you to everyone who submitted a nominations for the Neighbourhood Network’s annual awards. The NN Team and trustees are honoured that so many of you value the annual awards and embrace taking part.

We would love to award each and every member group for the amazing work they do, but unfortunately that cannot be the case. Below are the winners and shortlisted entries for each section:

2017 Awards Shortlist

Community Group/Association/Watch of the Year

Celebrating the coming together of individuals to collectively make a difference and bring positive changes to a community.

  • Berkeley Street NHW
  • Kingswood Residents Association
  • Kingswood Cycle Club
  • Down to Earth
  • Sunaksli Family & Friends
  • Oak & Clough Road Allotments

Winner: Kingswood Cycle Club

 

Engaging with the Young Award

Projects engaging with young people to bring about positive changes for them and the areas that they live and play.

  • Astra Youth Club
  • Enivronmental & Management Services
  • Rainbow Community Garden
  • Vulcan Boxing Centre
  • Lynn & Ian Warelow
  • Newground Reachout Ings

Winner: Vulcan Boxing Centre

 

Engaging with Older People Award

Projects that work with older people to bring about positive changes for them in their daily lives.

  • Rainbow Community Garden
  • Pickering & Ferens Homes
  • Lynn & Ian Warelow
  • Looking Good & Feeling Good
  • David Rust
  • Older People’s Partnership

Winner: David Rust

 

Community Champion of the Year

An individual’s significant contribution to a community/project.

  • Jeannie Webster
  • Brigitta Laszio
  • Lynn & Ian Warelow
  • David Rust
  • Jennie Paddison
  • Mike Hillerby
  • Dave Collier
  • Sunaksli Family & Friends

Winner: Sunaksli Family & Friends

 

For 2017 the NN Managers and Trustees decided to award two additional accolades to its member groups:

Neighbourhood Watch Contribution Award

Presented to those groups or individuals that have embraced the ethos of Neighbourhood Watch and are striving to make a positive difference to their neighbourhoods.

Winners: Berkeley Street Neighbourhood Watch & Parklands Neighbourhood Watch

 

Above and Beyond Award

Presented to those individuals/agencies/groups that the Neighbourhood Network team have come across in their work and go the extra mile for the communities that they serve:

Winners: Eternal Benefits & John and Shirley Klein from Clough Road Alottments

 
The Annual Awards event took place in the Mortimer Suite, Hull City Hall, Carr Lane, Hull on Tuesday 24th October 2017 and a similar event will take place later on in the year for 2018. Details will released over the next few months.