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In the Observer Community Awards 2013 various members of our family have been nominated for awards. Here are the details of who and what we’ve been nominated for, please vote for us!
Wendy Morris has been nominated for the Best Community Person.
An inspiration to young people, Wendy has been nominated for her work with 1st South Bersted Cubs. As a Cub leader she is not only working with the next generation, but also working on ecological projects. She works tirelessly, inspiring young people to help in the community by holding events such as the Green Footprint and litter collections, she has also embarked on a partnership project at West Park to provide a nature area for use by the community.
Richard Beckett has been nominated for the Super Senior.
Working tirelessly to get a new Scout headquarters, Richard, who is chairman of Bognor Regis District Scout Council, inspired everyone with his dedication. He has tirelessly worked in bringing a new headquarters for Scouting in Bognor, whether it be sorting paperwork or clearing rubble, he was there doing it. Even though retired, he worked six-day weeks, prepping then decorating the headquarters. His enthusiasm and guidance carried the younger members through the project.
1st South Bersted Cub Scouts’ Green Footprint Day has been nominated for the Best Community Event.
Not only was the Cubs’ event a great day, it also raised awareness of a host of environmental issues, involving the whole community in their cause. The Cubs held a Green Footprint Day which involved the community in learning about recycling, Fairtrade, making birdballs and bughouses. They raised awareness of conservation to not only the public and young people of Bognor, but also the mayor and our local MP, it was a fantastic event.
To vote for these either buy a copy(or copies) of the Bognor Regis Observer and fill out and send the form in, or send a text starting with cco community the four digit code(as displayed below) plus your name house number(or house name) and postcode with the word EXIT at the end to 61500 (texts cost £1 plus your standard rate) e.g. cco community 4006 john smith 1 ab1 23cd EXIT
Voting closes midnight on 11th November 2013.
To text vote for Wendy is 4006
To text vote for Richard is 5001
To text vote for 1st South Bersted Cubs is 1401
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