Young achievers

Derbyshire Young Achievers Awards 2012 took place on Friday 7 December.


Former Derby County footballer and Strictly Come Dancing star Robbie Savage presented Young Achiever awards to 95 local young people aged between three and 18 years-old on Friday 7 December.

Our chairman Councillor George Wharmby also joined Robbie on stage to help present the awards.

Relive the night!

All the photos from the evening are on Flickr (opens in a new window).

We also live streamed the event so you can watch the awards ceremony (opens in a new window) back.

All young achievers will be sent their own DVD of the evening.

We live tweeted the event from our @DbshireAwards (opens in a new window) account - let us know what you thought of the evening using #DerbyshireYA (opens in a new window)

We've run the annual awards for 14 years, recognising extraordinary children and young people in the county for: 

  • Bravery in fighting an illness
  • Kindness in helping others 
  • Commitment to improving their school, community or local environment 
  • Sporting, musical, artistic or academic ability

Read all about this year's inspirational award winners.

How useful did you find this page?

Not useful

Very useful

Thank you for rating this page

You can provide further feedback using our Contact us form