Ferryhill Town Council invited nominations for those unsung heroes, who contribute so much towards improving their local community. The Civic Awards are the perfect opportunity to officially recognise the commitment and hard work of the Town’s most deserving residents.
Nominations were received for the 2021 Civic Awards and were judged by the Events Management & Community Engagement Sub Committee. A presentation evening was held on Thursday 7th October 2021 at Ferryhill Masonic Hall, where the winners were presented with a certificate.
See below for a list of 2021 winners:
Maria Cansella – In recognition of outstanding voluntary effort and making a difference in the local community.
Glenys Newby – In recognition of outstanding voluntary effort and making a difference in the local community.
Ferryhill Dynamos FC – In recognition of outstanding achievement in winning the Durham & District Premier League County Cup 2019/20.
Awards were also given to Ferryhill’s retiring Councillors to acknowledge their hard work.
At the end of the evening a special award was also presented by the Town Mayor to Mr Lawrence Petterson in recognition of 44 years dedicated service, providing legal support to the local community and businesses in Ferryhill.