Art celebrating the community’s volunteers

Volunteering is a key part of community life in the Sid Valley – with all sorts of awards out there celebrating the work of volunteers – from Volunteers Week “recognising the fantastic contribution of East Devon volunteers”, to the Active Devon volunteer awards focussing on “those who volunteer their time to help others get active”. As Kofi… Continue reading Art celebrating the community’s volunteers

Showcasing Award-winners: Newton Poppleford Primary

All the Sid Valley schools were nominated for a 2023 Champions Award – and there were some fantastic entries: Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth schools! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards A big congratulations to all – and not only the winners! Congratulations! Champion Awards winners! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards The winner of the Sustainable Sidmouth Champions Award… Continue reading Showcasing Award-winners: Newton Poppleford Primary

Showcasing Award-winners: Ebb Tides

There were so many impressive businesses up for a Sustainable Sidmouth Champions Award earlier in the autumn: Congratulations! Champion Awards 2023 – the nominations! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards Two were announced as winner and runner-up at the certificate ceremony back in September: Congratulations! Champion Awards – all the photos! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards And one of… Continue reading Showcasing Award-winners: Ebb Tides

Showcasing sustainable businesses: Victoria and Belmont Hotels

The sustainability policies of the Brend hotel chain in Sidmouth was updated earlier in the summer: “Sustainability and reducing our carbon footprint is at the forefront of Brend Collection. We have a dedicated team working behind the scenes who continuously look at how we can change, improve and better our systems to reduce our carbon… Continue reading Showcasing sustainable businesses: Victoria and Belmont Hotels

Congratulations! Champion Awards – all the photos!

The night of Thursday 21st September saw an inspiring gathering of local schools, groups, businesses and citizens in celebration of efforts to make the Sid Valley a little more sustainable, resilient and community-minded: Congratulations! Champion Awards – first photos! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards Here is the full album of photographs of the evening, taken by… Continue reading Congratulations! Champion Awards – all the photos!

Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth schools!

The Champions Awards certificate ceremony saw a real celebration of community efforts – from businesses, groups, citizens and schools: Congratulations! Champion Awards winners! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards Five ‘educational organisations’ were nominated for an Award – all of which have been profiled on these pages over the last weeks: Showcasing sustainable schools: Newton Pop Primary –… Continue reading Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth schools!

Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth groups!

Last Thursday saw lots of local businesses, schools, individuals and groups gathered at Kennaway House to celebrate efforts towards sustainability – in the Sustainable Sidmouth Champions Awards ceremony. And lots of local groups and organisations were nominated for an award: Showcasing sustainable projects: Sidmouth SAVE Food Hub Showcasing sustainable projects: Sid Valley Help Showcasing sustainable projects: Sidmouth Food Bank… Continue reading Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth groups!

Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth citizens!

Last Thursday saw the celebration of the efforts made by groups, schools and businesses towards making the Sid Valley more sustainable – with certificates handed out at Kennaway House by a panel of judges: Congratulations! Champion Awards handed out! – Sustainable Sidmouth Champion Awards And that included the efforts made by individuals. The nominees for… Continue reading Congratulations! Champion Awards – Sidmouth citizens!