Our Community at Heart Awards 2017 took place on Thursday 12 October and were sponsored by Price Bailey.
A shortlist of three nominees per category were invited to the evening. The awards celebrate those in our communities who go above and beyond what is expected of them just to improve the lives of others.
Please view our Community at Heart Awards news article to see who won an award for each of the categories below.
Business Community Supporter of the Year
This award honours a Broadland business which has made a contribution to its community, perhaps through sponsoring a sports team, hosting community events or being an excellent resource for local people.
Carer of the Year
Carers across Broadland improve the lives of many of the district’s residents. This award honours a carer, paid or unpaid, who a Broadland resident could not do without.
Community Group of the Year
This award honours a community group which has made a significant contribution to the residents in their local area.
Environmental Champion of the Year
This award was given to an individual, business or community group who has made an extra effort to make a positive impact on their environment.
Good Neighbour or Friend of the Year
This award says thank you to a friend or neighbour who has gone above and beyond to make a positive impact on your life.
Inspiration of the Year
This award was presented to a person who has achieved something great, personally or professionally, and who is seen as an inspiration to others.
Safer Broadland Award
This award was given to a person who makes everyone feel a little safer. Nominees were paid or unpaid.
Sporting Achievement of the Year
This was awarded to a team or individual who has reached a goal in sport and is an excellent example of good sportsmanship.
Volunteer of the Year
This award was given to an individual who has made a positive impact on a person, community or worthy cause by generously giving up their own time.
Young Person of the Year
Sponsored by The Space
This award honours the achievements of a remarkable and inspirational young person (under 18) who has shown enthusiasm and positivity in any area of life.