People in Devizes who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to serve their communities can be honoured by receiving a Civic Award.
Civic awards are given to people who have supported charities, provided employment and helped community groups.
There are four types of Awards:
1. Environmental Award
To be awarded to any individual, voluntary group, business/organisation who has made a recent improvement to the natural or built environment in Devizes (within the parish boundaries) eg. improvement of open space, re-use of derelict land or refurbishment of buildings.
2. Service to the People
To be awarded to any individual who has helped to improve the quality of life for people in Devizes.
To be awarded to a group who help their community or individuals in Devizes.
4. Long Service Award (40 years service)
To be awarded to individuals who have worked for the same Devizes Company for 40 years or more.
5. Young Person Award
An award to a young person (under 23), from the Devizes community area who has made a particularly meritorious contribution to the welfare and life of the Devizes community through a voluntary activity or helping others.
The Civic Awards presentation takes place each year after the Annual Town’s meeting in April.
Please return forms to the Town Hall, St John’s Street, Devizes SN10 1BN, by Friday 15th March 2024 5pm.