On Tuesday, 7 March 2006,
the annual Civic Awards took place at King's Lynn Town Hall.
The evening commenced with a Civic Reception in the Stone
Hall with a welcome and introduction by the Deputy Mayor of
King's Lynn & West Norfolk, Councillor David Johnson.
Our very own Newsletter Team
were successfully nominated by the Parish Council for an
award for their dedication in compiling, producing and
distributing The Heacham Newsletter for the benefit of all
with an interest in what happens in Heacham. At the
same time, John Harris successfully nominated Margaret
Jeacock of Heacham for the work she has done for Patients'
Participation Group and Pocahontas Players (raffles,
sponsored walks etc); Phyllis Sanderson's Jumble Sales; John
Harris's Music Marathons and Birthday events - serving the
refreshments and organising the other ladies for several
The Mayor of King's Lynn & West
Norfolk, Councillor Trevor Manley, presented the awards.
Other contributions to the formalities included:
Singing the Praises of Unsung Heroes - Ms Jill Bennett
Report of the Judges - Mrs Alison Croose
The Reading of the Citations - Mrs Penny Harrison
In all, about 28 groups and individuals received awards and
the formal proceedings were rounded off with a buffet
A photo of all those
who received awards, plus a full list of recipients, appeared in the
on Tuesday, 14 March 2006.