Beverley Town Council Want Nominations For Good Neighbours Award

Beverley Town Council Want Nominations For Good Neighbours Award
Beverley Town Council Want Nominations For Good Neighbours Award

Beverley Town Council is appealing to the residents to nominate people for their ‘Good Neighbours Award’.

The , Cllr Linda Johnson says the awards are an opportunity to say thank you to those who do good work in the community.

 In a statement released Cllr Johnson said:

“We want to say a little ‘thank you’ to groups and people that serve the town and make a difference to residents or to Beverley itself.”

“There are a lot of community and voluntary groups out there and the Town Council think it is important to acknowledge them in this way. Whilst Councillors have some ideas regarding who to present awards to, we also what to know what residents think.”

The Town Council is planning to hold the awards ceremony on Thursday 2 March at .  This will be an opportunity to thank those organisations who will receive Good Neighbour Awards and officially bestow the title of Honorary Freemen and Freewomen on individuals already selected by the Town Council, but still a secret until nearer the time.

If you would like to nominate a local community group, organisation, charity or even an individual for a Good Neighbour Award, please write to the Town Council with the following information:

·Your name

·Your contact details

·Your nominee

·Their contract details

·A paragraph or two explaining the work of your nominee and the reason you think they deserve to receive a Good Neighbour Award.

Councillor Johnson added:

“There is a strong community spirit in Beverley and a lot of good work takes place but is often unheralded.  This event will be a great way to raise awareness of this and celebrate it.”

Nominations must reach the Town Council by Monday 6 February.  These can be sent by email (clerk@beverley.gov.uk) or via the post (Good Neighbour Awards, Beverley Town Council, 12 Well Lane, Beverley, East Yorkshire, 9BL).



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