THE NINE winners of the Community Awards are listed below, along with details of the sponsor for each award.
Jason Lynock: Highest Achiever into Employment – Sponsored by Merlin Venture
Peter Moss: Young Person of the Year –sponsored by CVCRS
Sheila Arthurs: Creativity/Arts Award – sponsored by Active Arts
Jayne Smith: Sporting Excellence Award – The Astral Community Centre
Claudette Griffiths: Healthy Communities Award sponsored by Eden Court
Edina Gurnhill: Good Neighbour Award – sponsored by CVCHA
Sam Lowe: Volunteer of the Year – sponsored by TRA
Terry Quinn: Environmental Champion – sponsored by Landons Bathrooms
Mike Doyle: Special Award for Most Valued Contribution to Community – sponsored by Castle Vale Events Committee
The winners received their awards at a presentation evening at the Residents Club organised by Castle Vale Events Committee, a group of local volunteers. It was their first major event; they are now planning for the summer Carnival.