Volunteer receives award

Lesley Stephenson receiving her national Volunteer of the Year runner-up certificate from double Olympic gold medallist and Headway UK Vice President James Cracknell with Jackie Spinks from award sponsor, Anthony Gold Solicitors.
Lesley Stephenson receiving her national Volunteer of the Year runner-up certificate from double Olympic gold medallist and Headway UK Vice President James Cracknell with Jackie Spinks from award sponsor, Anthony Gold Solicitors.

A dedicated volunteer was honoured for her efforts with Headway North Northumberland.

Lesley Stephenson, from Berwick, helped to set up the local branch supporting people affected by brain injury and was named runner-up in the charity’s Volunteer of the Year awards.

She is pictured with Headway UK vice-president James Cracknell and Jackie Spinks, from Anthony Gold Solicitors.