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Community Champion Award

Community Champion Awards

The Community Champion Awards 2015 took place on 26 November at The Baths Hall, Scunthorpe. Twenty two awards were presented to our deserving winners at this inspiring event.

Scunthorpe Cooperative Junior Choir, Outwood Academy Foxhills Dance Club and Broughton Primary School Choir entertained the audience at the event with their stunning performances and well-known radio presenter, Blair Jacobs, compered for the evening.

Congratulations to all our Community Champions!

And the winners are... 

Volunteer category - Sponsored by Jotun Paints (Europe Ltd) 

Young Volunteer of the Year - Sponsored by Jotun Paints (Europe Ltd)
  • Winner - Rachel Allen

  • Runner-up - Daniel Redhead

Adult Male Volunteer of the Year - Sponsored by ongo
  • Winner - Christopher Darlington

  • Runner-up - Richard Liddle

Adult Female Volunteer of the Year - Sponsored by ongo
  • Winner - Karen Lloyd

  • Runner-up - Louise Price


Achievement category - Sponsored by North Lincolnshire Council 

Anti-bullying Champion - Sponsored by Gail Spavin Wealth Management
  • Winners - The Brilliant, Undefeated, Fashionable, Dancing Chicken Wings

  • Runner-up - Armelina Budinaite 

Personal Courage - Sponsored by Clugston Construction
  • Winner - Hassan Nadeem

  • Runner-up - Tracey Murphy

Sports Achiever of the Year - Sponsored by Scunthorpe United F.C.
  • Winner - Alan Rayment

  • Runner-up - Anya Snow

Young Sports Achiever of the Year - Sponsored by North Lindsey College
  • Winner - Sean Tooby

  • Runner-up - Gemma Richardson

Young Arts Heritage Achiever of the Year - Sponsored by John Leggott College
  • Winner - Erin Wilson-Clark

  • Runner-up - Sophia Elexis

Adult Arts Heritage Achiever of the Year - Sponsored by The Baths Hall
  • Winner - Janine Knight

  • Runner-up - Kim Gribben

Outstanding Achievement Young - Sponsored by North Lindsey College
  • Winner - Holly Commons

  • Runner-up - Hannah Dunkerley

Outstanding Achievement Adult - Sponsored by Quality Solicitors Bradbury Roberts & Raby
  • Winner - Sue Stow

  • Runner-up - Kim Louise Crawford


Community Category - Sponsored by Scunthorpe Telegraph

Community Champion of the Year - Sponsored by Scunthorpe Telegraph
  • Winner - Leesa Sharpe

  • Runner-up - Fiona Kirby-Smith

Outstanding Contribution to a Safer Community - Sponsored by Safer Neighbourhoods North Lincolnshire
  • Winner - Mike Prudom and Pat Cliff JP

  • Runner-up - Brigg L.I.V.E.S. First Responders

Outstanding Contribution to a Learning Community - Sponsored by Adult Community Learning North Lincolnshire Council
  • Winner - North Lindsey College Progression and Achievement Coaches

  • Runner-up - John Fitzgerald

Outstanding Contribution to a Stronger Community - Sponsored by Humberside Fire and Rescue Service
  • Winner - Magic Moments for Autistic Kids

  • Runner-up - Glenda and Brian Truman

  • Runner-up - Lorna Fillingham

Community Contribution to Crime Reduction - Sponsored by Humberside Police
  • Winner - Margaret Kiddle

  • Runner-up - Empowering Project

Community Project of the Year - Sponsored by GS Kelsey Ltd
  • Winner - Ashby Babes Café

  • Runner-up - Gillian Vickers

Community Sports Team of the Year - Sponsored by The Humber Sports Partnership Ltd
  • Winner - Scunthorpe Town Junior Cricket Club

  • Runner-up - Scunthorpe RUFC under 11s Team


Inspiration category - Sponsored by Kapil Care

Young Carer of the Year - Sponsored by Kapil Care
  • Winner - Devon Drakes

  • Runner-up - Rebecca Rose Barnes-Wallis

  • Runner-up - Gracie-Mae Dawson

Adult Carer of the Year - Sponsored by Marjara Care Group
  • Winner - Michael Carlin

  • Runner-up - Louise Bycroft

Services to School Governance - Sponsored by Governor Support Service North Lincolnshire Council
  • Winner - Stuart Cranidge

  • Runner-up - David Thomson

Lifetime Achievement Award - Sponsored by Pepperells Solicitors
  • Winner - Don Johnson

  • Runner-up - Arthur Bunyan

  • Runner-up - Russell Westfield

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Contact details

01724 297270 

Hewson House
Station Road
North Lincolnshire
DN20 8XJ

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm

Friday: 9am to 4.30pm


Other sites of interest

  • Vimeo Video highlights of the Awards 2014
Last updated: 26/11/2015
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