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.

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