Community Awards a great success

The Community Awards event, held at the Technique Stadium on Saturday night, was a great success.

Sponsored by John Pye Auctions, the event saw various individuals recognised for outstanding acts of kindness and bravery.

Marketing manager Bridget Ball said: “It was fantastic to be able to honour people whose efforts may otherwise have gone un-noticed.

“I would like to congratulate all the award winners and thank everyone involved in organising and delivering the event for making it such a memorable occasion.

“We are already planning for next year’s awards event. Look out for us at this year’s Sparkle Walk and Chesterfield fireworks display, where James Summers from 1866 Sport will be your


Award winners:

Fundraiser of the Year (sponsored by Bridge Inn Travel): Chloe Colbeck

Community Hero of the Year (sponsored by 1866 Sport): Drew Lilleker

Carer of the Year (sponsored by IQVIA): Joanne Boulton

Emergency services award (sponsored by Elite Contract Clean): Chesterfield Royal

Hero of the Year (sponsored by iDeal Flooring): Claire Davies

Outstanding Sporting Achievement (sponsored by Leengate Valves): Lewis Reece

Neighbour of the Year (sponsored by PK Group): Patrick & Joanne Towndrow

Young person of courage (sponsored by Road Flash): Harrison Townsend

Key worker of the Year (sponsored by WS Sherburns LGV): Lisa Richardson

Local Hero of the Year (sponsored by Kimberley): Peter Currey

Lifetime Achievement (sponsored by John Pye Auctions): Barbara Wallace

Adult of Bravery (sponsored by Fabworx): Matthew Evans

Take a look at the following video to view a series of images from the event: