Can you nominate a community hero in Welwyn Hatfield?

PUBLISHED: 06:22 28 October 2011 | UPDATED: 10:40 28 October 2011

Cllr Carl Storer with the 2011 Civic Awards winners: Peter Oakenfull, Rosemary Craig, Dennis and Eleanor Draper and Sue Glynn

Cllr Carl Storer with the 2011 Civic Awards winners: Peter Oakenfull, Rosemary Craig, Dennis and Eleanor Draper and Sue Glynn

Archant

AN annual awards ceremony which seeks to honour the very best people Welwyn Hatfield has to offer is back.

Nominations have opened for the borough’s Civic Awards 2012.

The award is the highest bestowed by Welwyn Hatfield Council.

They are presented each year to people who live or work in the borough for extraordinary commitment, dedication, energy and effort in their field or towards achieving a particular goal.

Mayor Carl Storer said: “The awards are now in their sixth year and each year, I am inspired by the commitment and dedication demonstrated by Welwyn Hatfield residents for the good of our community.

“The awards provide a great opportunity to say ‘thank you’ to someone deserving and I am proud to have the opportunity of publicly recognising the efforts of such individuals.

“I am delighted to declare nominations for the 2012 Civic Awards now open.”

* Entries require two nominators and should be submitted by Friday, February 17 next year.

Up to four will be selected by a community awards panel, chaired by the mayor, and presentations will take place at the annual council meeting in May.

* Nomination forms can be downloaded at www.welhat.gov.uk/civicawards

A limited number of forms are available from any of the council receptions, or by emailing contact-WHC@welhat.gov.uk, or calling 01707 357000.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Welwyn Hatfield Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Welwyn Hatfield Times