Ely Hero Awards 2019: One week to go until the winners are revealed
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It is the final countdown before the winners of this year’s Ely Hero Awards are revealed at a ceremony one week today.
Expect smiles, laughter and tears as individuals from across the city and surrounding villages are commended for their efforts.
Entertainment from vocalist Kathryn Buck and band Elma will be provided on the main event, which will take place at The Maltings next Monday (July 1).
A delicious meal from Habis Restaurant in Littleport will also be served.
Nominees and their loved ones in 10 categories will be recognised for their role in the community.
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Kevin Russell, from organisers Metro Rod Cambridge, said: "We are very excited for season three of Ely Hero Awards and are looking forward to welcoming all the amazing finalists and their guests to the ceremony.
"The stories behind these finalists are nothing short of exceptional and we are very much looking forward to sharing them with the community.
- 1 Illegal poachers stopped in their tracks by eagle-eyed public
- 2 Dramatic pictures catch harvester on fire in 4am blaze
- 3 Police pursuit of suspected hare coursers ends in success
- 4 Mosque trust named RIBA client of the year 2021
- 5 'Loving, caring family man' dies in hospital weeks after A141 crash
- 6 Meet the star cast of Christmas pantomime Sleeping Beauty
- 7 Police investigation after village pavilion covered in graffiti
- 8 Council expects to spend £2.4m less on older people due to 'Covid loss'
- 9 US jets to practice flypast over Suffolk this morning
- 10 Lisa Leader makes it to Germany for life prolonging treatment
"The power of the awards never ceases to amaze us, it is such a privilege to organise.
"We would like to say a huge thank you to this year's judging panel who work very hard processing all the nominations.
"The event is possible by the incredible local business sponsors - a huge thank you to them also!"
Watch this space for full coverage of the awards in the Ely Standard next week.