Nationwide Community and Heritage Awards open

first_imgThe Nationwide Community & Heritage Awards are open for nominations. These aim to recognise some of the many people, both individuals and groups, who give their time and energy to improve the life of members of the community.The Nationwide Awards for Voluntary Endeavour have now been running for 10 years. In that time, 13,000 nominations have been received, and 1,200 awards presented.To mark the 10th anniversary of the awards, Nationwide has extended them to include the theme of heritage. This can include village museums, biodiversity programmes, local cultural traditions, archaeological digs, and many other types of project. All of these facets of heritage rely heavily upon volunteer support.As a result, Nationwide has teamed up with the Heritage Lottery Fund as its expert partners in the new awards scheme for 2008, renamed The Nationwide Community & Heritage Awards.The closing date for nominations is 28 April 2008.www.nationwide.co.uk/about_nationwide/community_and_environmental_affairs/nationwide_community_and_heritage_awards/default.htm Howard Lake | 11 March 2008 | News Tagged with: Awards Volunteering AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Nationwide Community and Heritage Awards open  91 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Nine Nigerians Feature for Arsenal in Premier League 2 Opener

first_imgNine players of Nigerian descent were on show at London Colney as Arsenal were beaten 2-1 by Southampton B in the Premier League 2 Division 1 curtain raiser yesterday.Left-back Tolaji Bola and central midfielder Miguel Azeez were joined in Arsenal’s starting lineup by Daniel Oyegoke, James Olayinka, Ryan Alebiosu and Folarin Balogun, while summer signing from Huddersfield Town, Tim Akinola entered the game as a substitute at minute 63.As for Southampton, Belgium youth international Kazeem Olaigbe started while former Arsenal schoolboy David Agbontohoma entered the fray in the 84th minute. Arsenal’s Ben Cottrell slotted past goalkeeper Harry Lewis from close range to open the scoring in the 11th minute but the Saints got back on level terms through Josh Sims three minutes after the restart.Kegs Chauke scored what proved to be the winning goal in the 64th minute.Republic of Ireland U19 center back Mazeed Ogungbo watched proceedings from the bench for the entirety of the game and his Arsenal teammate Arthur Okonkwo wasn’t included in the matchday squad.Tim Akinola has now made two competitive appearances for Arsenal’s youth teams this season, having featured off the bench in the EFL Trophy win against Ipswich Town on September 8.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more