Nominate young achievers

TIME is running out for nominations to be made in the search to find the county’s most deserving youngsters for Derbyshire County Council’s Young Achiever Awards 2011.

Schools, community leaders, councils and members of the public are invited to nominate outstanding youngsters for the annual awards.

The annual ceremony recognises children and young people across Derbyshire for bravery in fighting an illness, kindness in helping others, commitment to improving their school, community or local environment and sporting, musical, artistic or academic success.

To make a nomination go to the county council’s website at www.derbyshire.gov.uk/youngachieverawards before Friday October 14.