Community Awards

Community Awards 2021

During the last extraordinary year we could not present an award to just one or two recipients, as there have been some extraordinary people in our community and we would like to recognise their outstanding contributions during the Covid-19 Pandemic and Certificates of Appreciation are presented to:

Al Denton
Volunteer – he collected & delivered prescriptions every day during the 1st lockdown

Amy Morrison
Volunteer – she and her family collected & delivered prescriptions during the 1st lockdown

Vicki Ranyard
Volunteer – dog walking & shopping for a particularly vulnerable neighbour during the 1st lockdown

Joy Liddle
Volunteer – shopped for numerous residents during lockdowns

Paul Ievins
Assistant Curate, Welton and Dunholme with Scothern Benefice - he was instrumental in setting up the outreach Larder during the 1st lockdown and this remains an ongoing project

Roger Kuhnel
Volunteer – dog walking & gardening during the lockdowns

Doctors and Staff at The Health Centre
They have worked tirelessly looking after the sick during a very challenging time and assisting with the rollout of the vaccination programme

PDA - David Kitching, Chairman
Volunteer drivers taking people to hospital appointments and for vaccinations at the Showground

Pharmacy Staff
Lincs Co-op - they kept us drugged up all the way through!

Post Office Staff
Lincs Co-op - they kept us posted!

Lincs Co-op Shop Staff
They kept us stocked up!

Garry & Jo Crowther
Delivered groceries etc throughout lockdowns – Staff & Paperboys/girls delivered Community Aid leaflets to every house in the village at the onset of the 1st lockdown with special recognition to the paperboys and girls.

Simone Morrison
Pet Shop - provided pet supplies and ironmongery etc.

Emma Kirkland
Finishing Touch – kept us blooming!

PCSO Angie Law & the Welton Police Team
Keeping law and order!

Congratulations to them all

Community Awards 2020

Margaret Blaydes
For her volunteering work with a children’s charity and mental health group, she has been the organist and choir mistress at St Mary’s Church for over 25 years, also entertaining members of the choir and their families at her home; she visits and helps elderly people in the village, taking them shopping and generally being a good neighbour; all done without any fuss or fanfare.

Group Community Award 2020 - Welton Litter Pickers
The group is organised by Graham Nicholls and is made up of a number of volunteers; they have helped to keep the roads free of litter, planted bulbs and cleared hedges and undergrowth from untidy areas in the village.