Young Citizen nominations wanted

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The search is on to find the High Sheriff of Lancashire’s Young Citizen of the Year 2014 as part of a countywide competition.

Do you know someone who has made a real difference in their community, has supported a local organisation or has selflessly helped a family member or neighbour and deserves recognition?

This year, High Sheriff Barry Johnson is welcoming applications about young inspiring people who have put others first and made a difference to an individual, organisation or their neighbourhood.

The awards are designed to promote and celebrate the fantastic work that young people do every day which goes unheard and unrecognised.

The scheme is being administered by the Lancashire Partnership Against Crime (LANPAC) on behalf of the High Sheriff and the closing date for nominations is January 31st, 2015.

Approval of a parent or guardian is needed for the nomination, subsequent publicity and any future events involving the finalists.

Application forms can be completed online at or

Alternatively they are available in printed form from the LANPAC office on 01772 412372 or they can be collected from local police stations.