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Vote now for Bury's sporting heroes and heroines

Posted by Admin - Thu 10th August 2017 9.13AM

Nominations are being sought for Bury’s annual celebration of sporting excellence, the Bury 2017 Sports Awards.

The deadline for nominations has been extended to midnight on 31 August, giving people a bit longer to decide which individual or group should win an award in one of the following categories:

Volunteer of the year

Coach of the year

Sports achiever of the year

Disabled achiever of the year

Community club of the year

Unsung hero of the year

Changing lifestyle recognition award

School contribution to PE and sport

‘I Will If You Will’ sporting female of the year award

The winners will be presented with their awards by the Mayor of Bury and will go on to represent Bury at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards on Friday 17 November at The Point, Emirates Old Trafford.

To nominate a group or individual for an award, go to

For more information call Bury Sports and Physical Activity Service on 0161 253 5893.


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