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Bideford Town Council Citizen's Award

Do you know someone whose activities help to enrich the lives of the residents of Bideford? Bideford Town Council presents an award annually to a person or organisation either living in or outside Bideford who make a significant contribution to the community and a real difference to the lives of Bideford residents.  The Young Citizen's Award is open to any person who is under 18 (on 8th June 2017) and again either living in or outside Bideford providing that residents within Bideford have significantly benefited from their activities.  

You will need to provide full details of why you are making the nomination giving comprehensive reasons why you consider that the person being nominated has enriched the lives of the residents of Bideford. Each nomination will be considered on its own merits by the Council. 

Award details and nomination procedures:

What form will the award take?

The award is a framed scroll bearing the name of the individual/s or organisation. This will be presented at the Mayor Introduction Ceremony on 8 June 2017.

Who can make a nomination?

Any organisation or individual who resides or is based within the parish of Bideford.

When should nominations be made?

All nominations must be returned to the Town Clerk’s Office, Town Hall, Bideford by 12 Noon on 21 March 2017. Details of the awards will be published in the Town Council Newsletter.

Download the nomination forms for Bideford Town Council's Citizen's Awards:

Citizen's Award Form

Young Citizen's Award Form


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