The hunt is on again to reward Havering's top sporting talents for the year :
There are awards for winners and runners-up in all categories except our Lifetime Achievement Award, in which one recipient is announced on the night. There are categories for all ages, both genders and for stalwart sports officials and helpers.
. Winners of Junior Competitor, Competitor and Disability Competitor categories also each receive £200 (Sponsored by Lodge Farm Tennis Club).
Finalists are invited to an Awards Presentation Evening and Buffet, sponsored by McDonalds Restaurants of Romford, to be held on Monday 5th February at Upminster Golf Club in the presence The Mayor of Havering, other dignitaries and sponsors' representatives. Winners and runners-up are announced on the night by long serving MC John Whitby.
. JUNIOR SPORTS COMPETITOR-OF-THE-YEAR (Sponsored by West & Coe Funeral Directors)
. SPORTS COMPETITOR-OF-THE-YEAR (Posthumously sponsored by former Councillor Denis Breading)
. DISABILITY SPORTS COMPETITOR-OF-THE-YEAR (Sponsored by The Beadle Family)
. SPORTS VOLUNTEER-OF-THE-YEAR (Sponsored by former Mayor John Mylod)
. SPORTS CLUB-OF-THE-YEAR (Sponsored by BATS of Ilford).
. SENIOR SCHOOL TEAM-OF-THE-YEAR (Sponsored by Brentwood M & E Services Limited).
. PRIMARY SCHOOL TEAM-OF-THE-YEAR (Sponsored by former Mayor Melvin Wallace)
. PETER BRUCE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (Sponsored by McDonalds Restaurants of Romford).
Awarded in memory of PETER BRUCE, former long serving Havering Sports Council President and local sports official in many roles, who passed-on in 2021. It's presented to a worthy Havering resident who has completed a minimum of 15 years' meritorious service on the Borough's sporting scene. There is 1 recipient in this category to be announced on the night.