The Comet Community Heroes 2016

26th May 2016

Please find below a full list of this year’s winners and finalists.

Roaring Meg Community Hero

WINNER: Adam Howard
FINALISTS: Paul Holgate, Pedalling Porters, Linda Hallidae, Marie Judd, Shauneen Taylor and the Shires Funeral Directors

Young Achiever of the Year

WINNER: Jessica Hart
FINALISTS: Edlyn Boatteng-Mensah, Lauren Asad and Hannah Price


Carer of the Year

WINNER: Emilia Wawak
FINALISTS: Hair and Beauty Students North Herts College, the Shires Funeral Directors and Young Carers in Stevenage


Teacher of the Year

WINNER: Daniel Camp
FINALISTS: Sarah Cummins, Nicki Evans and Camilla Francis


Parent in a Million Award

WINNER: Sarah Cummins
FINALISTS: Leise Cooper, Ella Gower and Samantha Gladman


Nurse/Care Worker of the Year

WINNER: Caroline Ryan
FINALISTS: Bev Summerhayes, Kelly Barlow and Mariana Gonҫalves


Role Model of the Year

WINNER: Karen Woo
FINALISTS: Alex Morris, Emma Sheffield and Caroline Ryan

Great and Green Award

WINNER: Camps Hill Community Primary School
FINALISTS: Litter Pickers, Philippine Pestiaux and Rose Krzyzanek, Aletheia Mashiri and Toads on Roads


Charity Champion Award

WINNER: Carol Thompson
FINALISTS: Sue Williams, Stephen Sapsed, Sally Jarman, Pat and Richard Mott and Mandy Wilde


Good Neighbour of the Year

WINNER: Aletheia Mashiri
FINALISTS: Sarah Royston, Barrie Powles and Reg Prior


Valiant Volunteer Award

WINNER: Sally Jarman
FINALISTS: Paul Holgate, Lenka McAlinden, Selma Wanes, Graham Pither and Maureen Horton

Service to the Community Award

WINNER: Grahame Williams
FINALISTS: Claire Smith, Maria Sampson, Derek Hodgson, The Hamper Appeal and Leeroy William


Lifetime Achievement Award

WINNER: Kenn Ellis
FINALISTS: Derek Hodgson, Jo Wiffen and Karen Wood