A PLACE TO BE PROUD OF AWARDS

WINNERS 2016

The winners of the Place to be Proud of Awards for 2016 were announced at special evening at The Haymarket in May.

The Awards, sponsored by a range of local businesses and organisations and organised by Destination Basingstoke, included performances from The Gang Show and was compered by Mark Jones from The Ark Cancer Charity.

I am honoured, once again, to be Presenting the Awards for the Place to be Proud of and I’ve been amazed and humbled by the achievements of so many people who make Basingstoke the active community it is today”

Mark Jones

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UNSUNG HERO AWARD

Place to be Proud Unsung Hero

Anne Murrill

Runners Up:  Philip & Evadne Keeble and Carnegie Lewis

BASINGSTOKE AMBASSADOR AWARD

Place to be Proud Ambassador

Daren Bavister

Runners Up: John Martin and Anne Murrill

Basingstoke Leisure Park

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT AWARD

Place to be Proud Arts & Entertainment

Matt Driscoll - In Yer Face Productions

Runners Up: All Our Own Crafts and The Tea Bar

Sentinel Basingstoke

COMMUNITY PROJECT AWARD
SPONSORED BY SENTINEL HOUSING

Place to be Proud Community project

Basingstoke Voluntary Action Mentoring Programme

Runners Up: Breeze Network & Café Dome

Destination Basingstoke

HEALTH & CARE AWARD
SPONSORED BY DESTINATION BASINGSTOKE

Place to be Proud Health & Care

Basingstoke & Alton Cardiac Rehab Centre

Runners Up: Basingstoke Foodbank & Pauline Williams – Radcan

Festival Place

SPORTS HERO AWARD
SPONSORED BY BASINGSTOKE SPORTS CENTRE

Place to be Proud Sports Hero Nikki Savings

Nikki Savings

Runners Up: Dave Watton & Kevin McAuslin Crine

YOUNG ACHIEVER AWARD
SPONSORED BY GAZETTE & BREEZE

Place to be Proud Young Achievers

Ashesh Bati, James Teasdale, Raphael Bori - The Costello School

Runners Up: Danielle Harrison & Joshua Oldcorn

Destination Basingstoke

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD SPONSORED BY DESTINATION BASINGSTOKE

Place to be Proud Lifetime achievement

Stan Emery - Dial-a-Ride