The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is delighted to announce the winners of the Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards for 2019.  The nominations were considered by the Volunteer Awards Committee, which includes representatives from the local community and from Community and Voluntary Support Conwy (CVSC).  Award recipients were invited to the Town Hall last Monday evening, with the winners of each category being presented with a slate plaque and certificate by the Town Mayor, Cllr Steve Williams.

Winners of the Bay of Colwyn Volunteer Awards 2019 are:

John Davies Memorial Award for Volunteering: Robbie Dambite

Adult (25-64 yrs): Michael Morris

Adult (65+): Cynthia Clark

Trustee: Rosemary Roberts

Young Person: Lauren Williams

Group: Colwyn Gateway Club

Special Award: Kai Davies

Highly Commended certificates were also presented to adult volunteers Marc Spacey, Phil Batty Snr, Rachael Roberts, Dawn Wafer, Ashley Byram, Laura Smith and to group volunteers: Old Colwyn Christmas Market, Young Textile Group North Wales and Cruse Volunteers.

Town Mayor, Cllr Steve Williams, said; “I was privileged to have the opportunity to meet and personally thank these volunteers for their invaluable work in our local community. We know there are many more hard-working volunteers out there who deserve recognition for their voluntary work – don’t leave it for someone else to do and get in touch with us at the Town Hall to nominate someone you know for an award next year!”

Photograph: Recipients of the Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards 2019 with the Mayor, Cllr Steve Williams and Mrs Ann Davies, Committee Members Cllr B Barton (Chair), G Roberts (Colwyn Bay Civic Society) and D Jones (CVSC).

Contact Details for further information or to make nominations for next year’s Awards: Tina Earley, Town Clerk, Bay of Colwyn Town Council,

clerk@colwyn-tc.gov.uk 01492 532248