yousaid

grants

engage

Melling’s Civic Awards 2015

On Sunday 18th December the community of Melling, along with The Mayor and Mayoress of Sefton Cllr. Stephen Kermode and Mrs Gwen Kermode, Bill Esterson MP, Ward Councillors and Police Inspector Phil Hatton, joined Melling Parish Council at the 2015 Civic Awards to celebrate the outstanding work that goes on in Melling.

The service which took place at St Kentigern Church, Melling  was a celebration of our diverse and unique community which was visible through the coming together of local groups and individuals from Melling and the wider area.    The jubilant singing by the Baptist Community Choir raised the roof and spirits alike whilst the young people from the Melling Scout Association did a commendable job of trouping of the flags.
After the service everyone was welcomed back to Caunce Hall for the Awards Ceremony where they enjoyed appetising food and drink in a real community atmosphere.

The 2015 Melling Civic Award was presented Jo Hassoun for the difference she makes to the lives of the people who she comes in contact with through her work with the Melling Baptist Community Project.  Described as being an inspirational pillar of the community whose caring demeanour and willingness to do anything for anyone makes her a true part of the community. 

Melling Civic Awards 2015 1

The Long Service Award was presented to Sandra Luckett for the invaluable service that she has provided to parents and children for almost 30 years as the manager of the play group where she was loved by all the children.  Described as being an active member of St Thomas Church who freely gives up her spare time to help with raising funds for the scouts.

Melling Civic Awards 2015 2

The 2015 Melling Youth Award was presented Joe Pomford for the support he has given to the Youth Services and Youth Club volunteers through Melling Youth Club.  Described as being a pleasant, polite, approachable and a friendly young man with a happy personality who always takes time to welcome new members and encourage them to join in with activities.  Joe is said to always willingly participate in all activities with enthusiasm and is a young man who is an inspiration to all the people he comes in contact with.

Melling Civic Awards 2015 3

Kitty Lewis (left) was recognised for the dedicated help that she gives within Melling Beavers and Mira Davies (right) was recognised for having been an effective and active member of Melling Primary School’s Junior Parish Council. 

Melling Civic Awards 2015 4

 

Latest News

Melling Parish Council NOTICE OF VACANCY

30-01-2018 Hits:570 Melling Parish Council

Melling Parish Council NOTICE OF VACANCY 1. Notice is given that a casual vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for the Melling Parish Council...

Read more

MELLING Parish Council are working together with local residents to make our village a safer and cleaner place.

17-01-2018 Hits:447 Melling Parish Council

Making Melling safer for everyone Unfortunately, inconsiderate parking has become an increasingly hazardous practice in our village with cars, vans and sometimes even HGVs parked on...

Read more

Upcoming Events

05
Apr
Liverpool,
05 April 2018
at 07:15 PM

Melling’s new photography club, ‘Shoot’, was set up to encourage local people to look more...

30
May
30 May 2018

Melling Youth Group meet every Wednesday at Caunce Hall (Melling Scout Hut), 146 Waddicar Lane,...

30
Jul
30 July 2018
at 12:00 AM

The Melling Community Gospel Choir has grown over the last four years into a wonderful community of...

21
Aug
21 August 2018
at 12:00 AM

Melling has a strong Scouting group that has been in existence for many years and is run by...

21
Aug
21 August 2018
at 02:00 PM

Melling Pensioners Club Melling pensioners club is a friendly group for people who enjoy great...

22
Aug
22 August 2018
at 12:00 AM

Join a friendly group of people for a hot drink and a delicious cake or a bacon roll over good...

23
Aug
23 August 2018
at 12:00 PM

This fun toddler group gives children the opportunity for friendship and learning through craft,...

CONTACT US

Clerk to the Council,  07421 354877

Melling Parish Council, PO Box 788, Southport, PR8 9QW

Email: clerk@mellingparishcouncil.org

mpc facebook mpc twitter mpc email

Privacy Policy | Social Share Policy

© 2015 Melling Parish Council All rights reserved.