Who deserves a Pride of Nelson award?


Nelson Town Council is again inviting the public to nominate people they feel have made major contributions to the town.

Don’t miss Friday’s Nelson Leader to find out how you can nominate!

The Pride of Nelson award presentations will take place at The ACE Centre in January, with the town council welcoming nominations of individuals who live or work mainly within the boundaries of Nelson, or organisations and projects primarily based in Nelson.

This year’s categories are adult volunteer; young volunteer; outstanding young person; outstanding role model; new start business; business commitment to community; businessman of year; businesswoman of year; large business of year; small business of year; helping and caring for others; sporting hero; arts and media award; chairperson’s award.