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Gateshead Awards

Gateshead Award logoGateshead is a fantastic place with amazing people. Many people are demonstrating their local pride by going the extra mile to help their community to thrive.

The Gateshead Awards - presented annually by the Mayor of Gateshead - celebrate all those who, in whatever way, have made a real difference to the lives of others in the borough.

Find out more about the nominees in each category

Award winners 2021

Lifetime Achievement Award

Janet Walton and David Stokes

Volunteer of the Year

Victoria Crawford

Voluntary /Charitable Organisation of the Year

Dunston Help for Families

Young Achiever of the Year

Jack Wilkinson

Carer of the Year

Owen Turnbull

Sports Club of the year

Leam Rangers Football Club

Maureen Chaplin Sports Achiever of the Year

Mary Butler

Musician / Music Group of the Year

Gateshead Care Home Choir

Business in the Community Award

Hunger Hangout

Armed Forces in the Community Award

Val Hempsey

Congratulations to all of the winners!

Watch the awards ceremony on Youtube

Icon for pdf Download the awards ceremony booklet [635.97KB]


For further information please email the Civic Officer and Mayor's secretary at or phone 0191 433 2011.

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