THE Sunshine Ball will be held at the Midland Hotel on Morecambe promenade on Friday, May 10, the day before our annual Morecambe Day celebrations.
You can nominate now in the Morecambe Sunshine Awards in the following categories:
Unsung Hero: An individual who deserves recognition for their work in the Morecambe community. He or she could be a charity or community worker, a teacher, a group leader or anyone who sums up the term “unsung hero”.
Community: A community group, organisation, charity or similar. The winning group will have made a positive difference to the community of Morecambe.
Sports: An individual or a team who have excelled in the sporting arena. This could be a Morecambe sportsperson of any age, or a manager, trainer or coach, or a team.
Entertainments: An individual or group who has produced sterling work in the field of Morecambe entertainment, whether it’s in music, dance, performance arts, theatre, TV or comedy. The winner could be a performer, a teacher, an arts worker or anyone connected to Morecambe entertainment.
You can nominate in writing to Morecambe Sunshine Awards, Editorial, The Visitor, 12 Victoria Street, Morecambe, Lancs, LA4 4AG, by email to greg. email@example.com, call 01524 834094 or tweet your suggestions to @the_visitor and please include #sunshineawards in your tweet
The closing date for nominations is THIS FRIDAY, March 15. We will then reveal the award short lists and open voting to the public.
The Sunshine Ball itself is a gala black tie dinner including three-course meal, live entertainment and the awards themselves. Tickets cost £40 and are on sale now.
Please call Denise Sherwin on 01772 838161 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for bookings. Discounts are available for groups.
See the official Morecambe Day website www.morecambeday.co.uk for more information about Morecambe Day and the Sunshine Ball and awards.