Sports award nominations now open

PEOPLE in Pinxton, South Normanton and Blackwell, are invited to nominate their contenders for Bolsover District Council’s Annual Sports Awards.

The awards are split into ten categories, including Sportsperson of the Year, Club of the Year, Disabled Sportsperson of the Year, Community Coach of the Year and Young Sports Leader, with each category up for grabs.

Each category must be based upon performances from September 2010 to August 2011. Nominations can be received from any individual, club or team involved in schools or sports organisations within Bolsover district and the nominee must be involved in a sport recognised by Sport England.

Nomination forms are available to complete on-line at, by telephoning 01246 593066 or you can pick one up from the council offices or leisure centres.