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February 2017

Sunday, 5 February 2017

Our RSPB Awards Winners

Our RSPB Awards Winners

Mary Attwood has been a Volunteer for 30 years occupying role of Outings Organiser for many years and subsequently acting as receptionist for our indoor meetings and helping organise the Quiz Nights.

Pat Smith has served for 5 years raising money for the Group by running a sales stall both at our monthly meetings and at outside events. She is also a willing helper at any time and provides mince pies and flapjack for sale at the December meeting each year.

Alan Corner received his 5 year award for his enthusiastic contribution on the Group's committee and fulfilling the onerous and time consuming task of organising the many trips we make eveery year.

Anthea Lovatt achieved a 10 year for her work as a WEX Wildlife Explorers Assistant Leader. In 2010 she took up the additional task of persuading local businesses to display RSPB pin badge boxes then maintaining them by regularly replacing the sold badges then collecting and banking the public donations.

Gordon Short joined Anthea the following year and in the 6 years they have raised just over £8k, a magnificent achievement.