The Town Council introduced a young citizen of the year award, also presented by Guisborough Mayor, Councillor Mrs Janice Skelton, she said; “I am pleased to be the first Guisborough Mayor to present the Young Citizen of the year awards, which are being awarded to three young people who have been nominated and chosen for their work within our local community, these awards are to publicly celebrate their valuable contributions and acknowledge their citizenship work”. Each winner was presented with award certificates and a £25 gift voucher for Guisborough Bookshop.
The Young Citizen of the Year under 11 yrs award went to; Miss Ava Jackson of St. Paulinus Primary School.
The Young Citizen of the Year 11 yrs -16yrs award went to; Miss Lois Marley of Laurence Jackson School.
The Young Citizen of the Year 17 yrs - 21yrs award went to; Miss Rebecca Axford of Prior Pursglove College.
At the Guisborough Town Council annual Civic Evening, recently held on the 27th September, Guisborough Mayor, Councillor Mrs Janice Skelton awarded Mr Steve Simpson, Guisborough's very own 'singing street sweeper' with the Citizen of the Year Award.