Unsung heroes honoured at Pride of Northumberland Awards

Community champions, children, adults and groups were recognised at a special awards ceremony in Northumberland last night.

Organised Northeast Press and the Berwick Advertiser the fifth Pride of Northumberland awards was held at Linden Hall Hotel. In total 14 people and groups were given awards for their outstanding achievements, courage and bravery.

The evening was hosted by Magic 1152 FM’s Anna Foster and Northeast Press managing director Stephen Plews.

The winners were:

Role Model - Tricia Rescigno

Safer Community - Bernadette McDonald

Community Group - Newsham and New Delaval Youth Forum

Community Champion - Michelle Stewart

Green Champion - Grange View First School

Good Neighbour - Yvonne Pattison

Fund-raiser of the Year - Mark Robertson

Child of Courage - Roman Greenlees; Leonie King; Leah Watson; Logan Coulson

Child of Achievement - Nathan Blyth

Sporting Achievement - Barry Jameson

Student of the Year - Ailsa Woods