CORSHAM Town Council’s community awards are now open for nominations.

The Town Council is looking to present a number of community awards to individuals or groups to say thank you for making Corsham a better place to live, work and visit.

Town Council chairman cllr Steve Abbott said: “We want to know about our unsung heroes and find out about the work they do to improve the lives of others, whether this is volunteering with youth groups, coaching a local sports team, protecting the local environment the possibilities are endless.

"There are many people out there doing valued work in our community and we need to hear about them.”

Last year’s winners were Sanjeevan Garcha of Barnett Bros for going above and beyond when it comes to helping her customers, John Gale and Peter Greenwood from Corsham Cricket Club, Jane Roberton for her work with Transcoco and setting up the clean up Corsham litter-picks, Corsham running club 2k and 10k committee and Mark Unwin of Corsham Fire Service.

Nomination forms are available on the Town Council’s website:, or direct from the Town Hall, and must be returned by Friday 6 March.

The winners will be announced at a special Corsham Celebrates event, incorporating the Annual Town Meeting, on Thursday 23 April 2020.