Community Award 2020
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.
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
PDA – David Kitching, Chairman
Volunteer drivers taking people to hospital appointments and for vaccinations at the Showground
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
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!