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Celebrating the Superheroes in our Community

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Minster FM's Local Hero Awards are kindly supported by Minster Windows
The Right Choice

Local Hero Awards 2016

Every year Minster FM celebrates the achievements of North Yorkshire's most inspirational people in our Local Hero Awards.

This year's ceremony is Friday 26th February 2016 at York Racecourse.
Check out the videos of our winners by browsing the playlist below...




Local Hero Awards Trophies


The Categories...

Sunshine Day NurseryChild of Achievement Award

Awarded to a child who has demonstrated exceptional courage and maturity beyond their years.

Award sponsored by Sunshine Day Nursery

Winner: Fraya Copeland

CaboodleParent or Guardian Award

Awarded to parents or guardians who have guided, advised and helped their own or other people’s children.

Award sponsored by Caboodle

Winner: Jenine Buck

Tiddlywinks Day NurseryTeacher Of The Year Award

Awarded to someone who is an inspirational educator, whether in a classroom, community centre or elsewhere.

Award sponsored by the Tiddlywinks Day Nursery

Winner: Carol Stennett

Brayton Farm Shop

Volunteer Of The Year Award

Awarded to someone who has given up their time to help those less fortunate than themselves.

Award sponsored by Brayton Farm Shop

Winner: Kirsty Perkins

Bluewater Bathrooms & KitchensCharity Fundraiser Of The Year Award

Awarded to someone who has given generously of their time to raise funds for a charity or good cause.

Award sponsored by Bluewater Bathrooms & Kitchens

Winner: Dave Phillips

Be Independent LogoNeighbour Of The Year Award

Awarded to the person who goes out of their way to help neighbours and others in their community.

Award sponsored by Be Independent

Winner: Phillip and Mary Harrison

Selby District CouncilMake a Community Difference Award

For that person who is always at the centre of community life, improving things for everyone else in their area.

Award sponsored by Selby District Council

Winner: Michael Shooter

Howarth Timber and Building SuppliesTeam Of The Year Award

Awarded to a group of individuals who have made outstanding achievements through their work together.

Award sponsored by Howarth Timber & Building Supplies

Winner: York Mosque & Islamic Centre

Close Brothers Motor FinanceBravery Award

Awarded to someone who has demonstrated exceptional courage in the face of adversity.

Award sponsored by Close Brothers Motor Finance

Winner: Wyn Bryant

Fancy Dance ShopSporting Hero Award

Awarded to someone who has shown exceptional sporting achievement.

Award sponsored by the Fancy Dance Shop

Winner: Sam Knight

York ConferencesBest Boss Award

We all love to moan about our managers, but is yours an honourable exception? If so, nominate them now.

Award sponsored by York Conferences

Winner: Zoe Hodgkin

Streamline Taxis York999 Emergency Services Award

Awarded to a member of our emergency services who has shown exceptional heroism in the field of duty.

Award sponsored by Streamline Taxis York

Winner: York & Haxby Ambulance Stations

Minster WindowsUltimate Local Hero Award

Awarded to a one of our winners on the night for extra recognition of excellence.

Award sponsored by Minster Windows

Winner: Wyn Bryant


Thanks to...

Miss Deal Fun CasinoVenue

Minster FM would like to thank York Racecourse Hospitality for providing our Local Hero Awards venue. 

Miss Deal Fun CasinoFun Casino

Miss Deal Fun Casino will be providing entertainment on the night.

Dutch NurseriesFloral Displays

Dutch Nurseries, Haxby York, specialists in wedding flowers, are proud sponsors of the event flowers at the Local Hero Awards 2015.

Minster WindowsEvent Sponsor

Event kindly sponsored by Minster Windows, The Right Choice.


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