Annual Awards Scheme for Whetstone Parish


Annual Parish Council Awards Scheme


Whetstone Parish Council would like to invite you to submit nominations for either one or all of the following three awards, and also for Letters of Commendation.


The Environmental Award is awarded to the person who has done something to improve the appearance or understanding of the local environment within the Parish.


The Pride of Whetstone Award is awarded to the person judged to have made the most noteworthy contribution to life in the Parish of Whetstone.


The Young Achiever Award is awarded to the young person under the age of 18 years, in recognition of achieving something exceptional or bringing credit to the community


Letters of Commendation are awarded for instances of good service to the community by an individual or organisation.


Forms are available from the Clerk  and the Parish Council website ( please click on the link below) and nominations can be submitted via email or post.

The decision over whether and to whom the awards should be presented remains with the Parish Council. However, Councillors would want to reflect the views of the villagers.  If you know of an “unsung hero”, please submit a nomination form and your reasons for choosing them.



Please register your nomination by any of the two methods:

  1. Post or Deliver, in a sealed envelope to: The Clerk, Whetstone Parish Council, Council Offices, Cemetery Road, Whetstone, LE8 6LL.
  2. Email your nominations to the Clerk at:


Closing Date is 31st March 2020.

Presentation of the Awards are to take place on Wednesday 20th May 2020 at 7.00 p.m. at the Council Offices at Whetstone Parish Council.