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Mayor’s Awards 2024

Mayor’s Awards

Nominations are sought to recognise and celebrate those unsung heroes who have made an outstanding contribution to the town of Shrewsbury within the categories below.

Built Heritage Award – This award recognises the achievements of individuals, organisations and companies that own buildings in Shrewsbury and have worked towards enhancing the built heritage through new development in sympathetic heritage settings to reuse and conversion of existing buildings.

Business Award – This award acknowledges the work of businesses, organisations and individuals who have contributed to the economy of the town, be it through providing job opportunities, business expansion or general promotion and marketing of the town.  Not for profit organisations are also considered in this category.

Climate Change – This  award recognises the work of individuals, groups, organisations and businesses that have undertaken activity to raise awareness of Climate Emergency locally, promoted efficiency and sustainable use of resources or undertaken initiatives to reduce the impact of carbon.

Community Award – This award celebrates the work of community groups and individuals who have contributed to the social well-being of the town, from major community projects to someone who looks out for their neighbours.

Courtesy Award – This award recognises individuals, companies or organisations within Shrewsbury who have shown extra measures in promoting Shrewsbury as a friendly and courteous place.

Environmental Award – This award celebrates the work of organisations, community groups and individuals who have contributed to enhancing the environment and promoting the green space around Shrewsbury.

Tourism Award – Acknowledging businesses, individuals, groups and organisations who have contributed to tourism within the town.

Youth Award – This award acknowledges the work of schools, groups and individuals who have contributed to the well-being of young people within the town.  This includes young people who have shown great initiative as well as organisations that have promoted the wellbeing of young people locally.

Lifetime Achievement Award – This award shall be given to one person who in the view of the Mayor has provided distinguished service and has made a significant impact to the Shrewsbury community over a sustained period.

Please complete the online nomination form below.

For any further details please contact Sally Nicholson on 01743 257 655 or email

Closing date for this year’s nominations is 12.30pm on Friday 1st March 2024 & successful nominees will be contacted after this date and an Awards Evening will take place on Monday 8  April.

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    Details of Nomination:

    Please ensure that at lease one of the below contact details are completed to ensure that we are able to contact the ‘nominee’.

    Please note that the Judging Panel may change the nominated category if it is felt that another category would be more appropriate

    Please note that any personal information shall be retained by the Town Council for the purpose of organising the Awards Ceremony, however no personal details shall be published without express permission.