The Jack Petchey Awards 2018: See who in Redbridge has been nominated and why
PUBLISHED: 09:00 22 November 2018
The Jack Petchey Awards being presented tonight (Thurs) at Redbridge Town Hall highlight the achievements of some very special students and leaders.
More than 1,600 schools, colleges and youth organisations across London and Essex take part in the awards scheme – and tonight is Redbridge’s turn.
The scheme aims to enable schools and youth organisations to celebrate the achievements of their young people as well as receive additional funding.
“We do it because we want to help young people raise their aspirations, believe in themselves and make a contribution to their society” said Sir Jack Petchey CBE.
Read about who has been nominated to recieve an award and why.