“Some absolutely heart wrenching stories and some very deserving winners. It’s great to be associated with the event.” – John Irvine, WightFibre CEO.
Many awards were presented at Cowes Yacht Haven on July the 2nd 2015, where extra special members of the Isle of Wight’s various communities were recognised and appreciated.
Asa Singleton Courageous Child Award, sponsored by Wightlink – Chelsea Turner
Fundraiser of the Year Award, sponsored by IFPL – Kya Dorn
Volunteer of the Year Award, sponsored by Earl Mountbatten Hospice – Ruth and Andy Davis
Sporting Achiever of the Year, sponsored by Premier Ford – Jemma Toms
Emergency Service Person of the Year Award, sponsored by Bartletts service station – Jeff Butt
Customer Service Award, sponsored by Watson Bull & Porter – Jill and Julian Page from the Eastmount Hotel, Shanklin
Best Neighbour of the Year Award, sponsored by Island Lettings – Brian Maskell
Inspirational Young Person Award, sponsored by HTP Training – Jake Harding
Make a Difference in the Community Award, sponsored by Isle of Wight Beacon Magazine – Carol Court
Tourism Ambassador Award, sponsored by Hovertravel – Angie Bryant
Overall Local Hero Award, sponsored by Wightfibre – Martin Poynter
More pictures can be found from our friends at Isle of Wight Radio’s Facebook.