Nominate now for community awards

Entries are being sought for a community awards scheme, launched by Newcastle Building Society.

The society’s Alnwick branch is looking for local heroes for its Cornerstone of the Community Awards.

It’s the scheme’s fourth year and winners will be presented with their accolades at the Great North Museum, and could win up to £200.

There are four categories – People’s Choice Award, Young Person’s Award, Parent/Guardian of the Year and Sir Bobby Robson Foundation Team Award.

Nominations are open to anyone within the Alnwick area and must be in by the close of business on Friday, Augsut 15.

To nominate youself or someone else, call into the branch, contact 01665 603344 or visit the website.

A brief explanation of the reasons for the nomination will also be required.