receives special award for service to the community
West Huntspill resident has been presented with a Community Award
this week in recognition of her work in the village.
Thomas received the award from Parish Council Chairman Terry Orchard
on behalf of the village during a ceremony this week.
moved to the village in 1976 and since then has not stopped in helping
out in the village," he said.
has been a steward at West Huntspill Methodist Church for over 20
years, volunteered at West Huntspill Day Centre for several decades
and worked at the village school.
also spent six years at St John Ambulance teaching and helping youngsters
to learn valuable skills. And she also runs many errands for people
in the village if they need help running events - she is very deserving
of this award," he said.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It was a lovely surprise to be recognised
like this and a great honour. I thank those who nominated me."
village's winning scarecrow entries were also selected during the
annual village ceremony, pictured here.