Mary presenting North Tyneside Council employee, Julie Denton, with her Local Hero award at the White Swan Centre recently.
Julie was nominat
ed for the award by Judith Farquharson from the Killingworth Community Consortium under the category of “Keep it Local” for:
“Julie works tirelessly to support our organisation and many more community initiatives including Forward Assist, a charity which supports veterans. Julie has been instrumental in bring our community together, developing activities and working with us to meet local need. Julie’s friendly and can-do approach is inspirational”
Mary said “It’s was a pleasure to present this well-deserved award to Julie. She is definitely part of a very big picture in North Tyneside, but as someone who is making a significant contribution to it”.