Get your nominations in for sporting awards
READERS of the Cambs Times and Wisbech Standard can make their votes count in this year s Living Sport Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Sports Awards. Archant, the parent company of the Cambs Times and Wisbech Standard, has teamed-up with Living Sport and
READERS of the Cambs Times and Wisbech Standard can make their votes count in this year's Living Sport Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Sports Awards.
Archant, the parent company of the Cambs Times and Wisbech Standard, has teamed-up with Living Sport and BBC Radio Cambridgeshire to recognise sporting excellence at all levels in 2007.
Nominations can now be submitted in the following categories:
- Archant Young Community Volunteer of the Year
- Manchetts Sports Personality of the Year
- Ridgeons Club of the Year
- 1 Wembley debut 'a highlight of my career' for footballer Reece
- 2 March set to light a beacon for Platinum Jubilee
- 3 Cambridgeshire man stabbed partner in the neck while she held their baby
- 4 Drug driver attacked man with metal pole and spat at police
- 5 Arsonist firebombed GP surgery after doctors refused to give him heroin
- 6 Village barn struck by arsonists in 4am blaze
- 7 Jon serves up a painting fit for Her Majesty
- 8 Long queues at Peterborough passport office ahead of holiday season
- 9 Drug-driver killed co-worker on B1101 Elm Road in March
- 10 Change of plan for A142 Mepal bridge works as July closures announced
- Lakeside Lodge Young Sports Personality of the Year
- Sports Performer with a Disability
- Unsung Hero of the Year
- Coach of the Year
A panel of judges from Living Sport, BBC Radio Cambridgeshire and Archant will choose the winners, who will receive their award in a special ceremony to be held at Comberton Performance Centre on Thursday, November 1 2007.
All individual winners will receive a £100 grant towards their development, a trophy and sports kit. The Club of the Year winner will receive a £200 grant towards development and a trophy.
The winners in all categories, except Archant Young Community Volunteer and Sports Performer with a Disability, are automatically entered into nominations for the same category at the BBC East Region Sports Awards.
And those voted as winners in the Sports Personality and Unsung Hero categories at the regional event will then be invited to London to attend the televised, national BBC Sports Awards.
More information on the awards is available by visiting our websites at www.cambstimes.co.uk or www.wisbechstandard.co.uk.
Nomination forms can also be downloaded from our websites or from www.livingsport.co.uk or you can request a form by calling 01487 841559.
Your vote must then be sent to Living Sport at the address shown on the form. The closing date for nominations is Friday, October 5.