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Sue Lardge

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Sue Lardge received a Civic Award in 2016 for their commitment to the Wokingham Poppy Appeal. Her Nomination follows:-

This is Sue's 40th year as a volunteer to Wokingham's Poppy Appeal. Her contribution benefits;

- The Wokingham Poppy Appeal…

Barbara and David Knee

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Barbara and David Knee received a Civic Award in 2016 for their commitment to the Bradbury Community Centre. Their Nomination follows:-

The wide range of people who access the Bradbury Centre benefit from their efforts. This includes children and…

Malcolm Hollings

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Malcolm Hollings received a Civic Award in 2016 for his commitment to the 3rd Wokingham Scouts. His Nomination follows:-
The young people of Wokingham have benefitted by Malcolm (Mack). He has been in the Scout Movement for over 50 years; when the…

Colin Antink

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Colin Antink received a Civic Award in 2016 for his regular column in the newspaper, Healthwatch which raises money for the Thames Hospice. His Nomination follows:-

Colin was born with a rare genetic condition called
Sticklers syndrome, which…

Melanie Allen

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Melanie Allen received a Civic Award in 2016 for her involvement with “More arts”, Winter Carnival, Town Team Supports WTC Fun Day and other town events. Her Nomination follows:-

Melanie is the perennial volunteer. Whenever there is an event that…

Citizens Advice Bureau

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WOKINGHAM’S CITIZENS ADVICE TO CELEBRATE 80th ANNIVERSARY By Kevin Lenton

Background
I attended The Citizen’s Advice Centre in Wokingham on 14th February 2019 to hear about the anniversary of the founding of the organisation. Note that…

Martin Wilson

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Martin Wilson received a Civic Award in 2011 for his involvement in the 1st Emmbrook Scout Group which he joined in 1979 and became Leader in 1988. He arranged for repair work to the group's Scout Hut and renegotiated a lease with the water company…

Mary Flavell

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Mary Flavell received a Civic Award in 2005 in recognition of contribution to the Wade Charity shop. She had previously gave many years to the public health service and worked in the Wokingham Hospital.

Barbara Reeves

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Barbara Reeves received a Civic Award in 2005 in recognition of contribution to the Wade Charity shop. At this time she was still volunteering at the age of 81.

Janet Coles

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Janet Coles received a Civic Award in 2005 in recognition of help to the Wokingham Hospital, being Brown Owl to the 6th Wokingham Brownies and work for WRVS.