25 volunteers from across Yorkshire and the North West enjoyed an awards, comedy and magic dinner evening at Bridge Community Church in Leeds. The evening included stories from across the region, comedian and magician Tom Elliott and presentation of awards (chocolate trophies and certificates) to those who have gone above and beyond. The volunteers were thanked by our Patron, Bishop Tony Robinson.
The nominations and winners of the Awards (as nominated by local projects):
Yorkshire and the North West Wings Award:
for someone who has shown exceptional dedication to your project, going above and beyond.
Nominees: Lee from Leeds Street Angels / Ian and Kairen from Huddersfield Street Angels / Jimmy and Marcus from Festival Angels
Winner: Jimmy and Marcus
for a project that deserves recognition.
Nominees: Barrow Street Angels / Blackpool Street Angels / Huddersfield Street Angels / Beverley Street Angels
Winner: Huddersfield Street Angels
Late Night Angel:
for an individual who has contributed significant hours and demonstrated commitment.
Nominees: Gerald from Hull Princes Avenue Street Angels / Rich from Leeds Street Angels / Paul from Leeds Street Angels / Stuart from Leeds Street Angels
for an individual who has shown great care and compassion to those they help
Nominees: Sharon from Leeds Street Angels / Ruth from Leeds Street Angels / Tom from Halifax Street Angels
for an individual or project that has shown innovation and initiative.
Nominees: Blackpool Street Angels / Oldham Street Angels / Dewsbury and district Street Angels / Trevor from Halifax Street Angels
Blackpool Street Angels