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Gateshead Awards 2020

Time to nominate for the Gateshead Awards 2020
Do you know a person or an organisation that goes the extra mile to help others in Gateshead to thrive?  If so don't let their hard work go unnoticed - nominate them for a Gateshead Award
The awards take place annually to recognise the contribution of people within the borough who go the extra mile to help their community and to celebrate all those who make a real difference to the lives of others in Gateshead
The Gateshead Awards 2020 will be sponsored by Gateshead Regeneration Partnership, Gateshead College, Go North East, HYHubs, Intu Metrocentre, Tarmac, Northgate Vehicle Hire and Robertson Construction England.
Gateshead Council's Chief Executive, Sheena Ramsey, said "we are incredibly proud of the Gateshead Awards as we know we have lots of amazing people doing fantastic things to help their local community.  We're also delighted that this year we have two new categories to recognise the contribution of businesses and the armed forces community.
"I would like everyone to think about who they know that makes a difference to others in Gateshead and would encourage them to nominate these people or organisations for a Gateshead Award"
Nominations close on Friday 17th January 2020 and the categories are:

Lifetime Achievement Award
Maureen Chaplin Sports Achiever of the Year
Volunteer of the Year
Voluntary/Charitable Organisation
Young Achiever of the Year
Sports Club of the Year
Carer of the Year
Music Group/Musician of the Year
Business of the Year Award
Armed Forces Community Achiever of the Year.

To nominate go to www.gateshead.gov.uk/gatesheadawards