It’s just a few hours until the Kingdom FM Local Hero Awards take place at the Rothes Halls, and the nominees will certainly be feeling a mixture of nerves and excitement!
This year, the Fife Free Press Group is on board too, joining as media partners for the event. And we can’t wait!
The Local Hero Awards are in their 11th year, and, during that time, have honoured many groups and individuals. Some 420 Fifers have been short listed and celebrated for their selfless work in our schools, workplaces, communities and homes.
This year, awards will be given out in 13 categories, which are:
Child of Achievement (sponsored by Skene Group Construction Services)
Provost’s Award (sponsored by Fife Council)
Sports Person of the Year (sponsored by Farmer Autocare)
Fundraiser of the Year (sponsored by Consider IT)
Mary Leishman Award (sponsored by the Mary Leishman Foundation)
Best School (sponsored by AH Fireplace Installations)
New Business Start-Up (sponsored by Business Gateway)
Carer of the year (sponsored by Abbotsford Care)
Volunteer of the Year (sponsored by Cadham Pharmacy)
Best Community Group (sponsored by Diageo)
Green Initiative (sponsored by University of St Andrews)
Unsung Hero (sponsored by Blue Star, St Andrews)
Home Grown Talent (sponsored by Fife College)
The awards are proudly supported by MPH Boilers, Gym Sixty-Four, It’s Beds and Pine, ESPC, Forth Ports Scotland, and Owen Buchanan Builders and Skips.