Click for the Cookham News Front Page

Volunteer of the Year Award

posted 5 October 2012 (updated 6 October 2012 with thanks to Fiona Winrow for the photos))

click on photo for larger image



The Volunteer of the Year Awards were held at Eton College Rowing Centre in Dorney on Thursday 4th October 2012. The awards are organised by Windsor and Maidenhead Voluntary Action. Sarah Parfitt who attended said "It was a lovely, life-affirming evening!".

Peta Bee and the Cookham Running Club committee and Jill Morris from Elizabeth House were all shortlisted for their voluntary activities. Congratulations to all of them!

Peta Bee and Sue Gauld from the Cookham Running Club committee who were shortlisted for the "teams category"

Jill Morris from Elizabeth House in Cookham who was shortlisted  for the "over 60s category"

Severine Dieudonne from "Africa Turns Green" who was shortlisted for the "25 -59 years category".

Sophie Christiansen, who won three gold medals at the Paralympics in the Equestrian events and comes from Ascot was the guest of honour. 

Fiona Winrow (Windsor and Maidenhead Voluntary Action - Organiser of the Awards), Sophie Christiansen (Paralympic Gold Medallist in the Equestrian events) and Diane Lesige  (Windsor and Maidenhead Voluntary Action)

Sophie with the SportsAble team, (Sophie is their Patron)

Eileen with the bunch of carrots for Sophie’s horse

Click for the Cookham News Front Page

home    top of page You may need to click more than onceback    any suggestions