The outstanding entries in the running as shortlist revealed for Best of South Tyneside Awards
The shortlist for the Best of South Tyneside Awards 2019 has finally been revealed.
Judges have drawn up this year’s shortlist of incredible entries who will now go on to the grand finale on Thursday, September 19.
Those listed are the sporting champions, community groups and unsung heroes, who are just one step away from achieving the accolades in the Gazette’s annual competition.
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Ray Spencer, executive director at the Customs House, South Shields, will be the compere for what promises to be a fantastic occasion.
And as always, all of the shortlisted contenders in the Young Performer of the Year section will get to entertain the audience at the finale before the winner is announced.
There is much more besides in a year which has revealed some amazing achievements by the people and groups of South Tyneside.
The finale for 2019 promises to be a fantastic occasion. We can look forward to it with the backing of a string of fantastic sponsors.
This year, we have the support of the South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, Barbour, JML, Harlow Print, UTS, and Warmseal.
We thank them all for their invaluable backing.
We will get to find out who this year’s winners are when the grand finale is held at the Roker Hotel.
The Gazette will have a media team at the event to bring you full coverage of the evening.
Then, there will be a supplement with more interviews and photographs of the event and that will appear in the Shields Gazette the week after the finale.
Role Model Of the Year
Business of the Year
Goldies Independent Music Hub & Coffee House
Your Choice Funerals
Greener South Tyneside
Litter and Laugh Walk
Friends of West Park Jarrow
Child of Achievement
Ana Munoz Saiz
Fundraiser of the Year
League of Friends of South Tyneside Hospital
Entrepreneur of the Year
St Josephs Catholic Academy U 13 Girls Football Team
Boldon Girls U 13 Football Team
Student of the Year
Primrose Parks Alliance
South Shields Versus Arthritis Group
Williby Roc’s CIC
Holder House CIC
Child of Courage
Chloe and Nathan Curry
Lacey Mae Davidson
Daniel James Curry
Charlotte Leigh Harwood