There’s still time for you to nominate your Local Hero for 2017. Whether they are a high achieving sports enthusiastic, fantastic neighbour or are committed to dedicating their spare time to volunteering, there’s an award to suit everyone.
There are eleven categories which are each supported by various Isle of Wight businesses, including Wightfibre who are main event and Overall Local Hero award sponsors:
- Fundraiser of the Year sponsored by Westridge Skip Hire
- Carer of the Year sponsored by Charmes Care
- Inspirational Young Person sponsored by The Needles Landmark Attraction
- Tourism Ambassador sponsored by Red Funnel
- Customer Service Award sponsored by Ascensos
- Sporting Achiever sponsored by Island Riding Centre
- Make a Difference In The Community sponsored by Island Roads
- Inspirational Leader sponsored by IFPL
- Best Neighbour sponsored by Medina Food Service
- Emergency Service Person of the Year sponsored by Long Lane Flooring
- Overall Local Hero 2017 sponsored by Wightfibre
If one of these categories jumps out at you and you think your friend, family member or colleague deserves to be recognised, then pop over to Isle of Wight Radio’s nomination form here and submit your entry.
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