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January 7 2015.

Do you know a young hero who deserves an award? Newhaven Town Council is inviting nominations for the following awards, which will be presented in a ceremony to be held on the 3rd of March:

• Young Carer - Someone who cares for their parent(s) or other family member

• Young Sportsperson - For outstanding sporting achievement

• Young Person of Courage - Someone who has achieved something against the odds.

Each individual winner will receive a cash prize of £50 and a commemorative trophy. There will be one overall winner of the Newhaven Community Award chosen from all three categories who will win £100.

All young people who live, work/volunteer or go to school in Newhaven are eligible to be nominated. They must be aged 17 or under on the 1st of March 2015.

If you would like to nominate someone for one of these awards, contact Newhaven Town Council at: