Civic awards

Who is your community star?

These awards are for our local people and organisations that make a positive difference and special contributions to their communities.

Thank you to everybody who nominated their community star for an award.

Winners of the 2018 Civic Awards have been announced.

The awards ceremony took place at the Civic Hall, Blackshots Lane, Grays, RM16 2JU on Friday 23 February 2018.

Award categories

The 9 award categories were:

  • Mayor's award for Lifetime Achievement
  • Stronger Together Community award
  • Creative Excellence award
  • Sporting Achievement award
  • Environmental Champion award
  • Young Achiever award
  • Business in the Community award
  • Healthy Living award
  • Rachel Middleton award for courage in the face of adversity

Award sponsors

Rockfire Capital Limited is the main sponsor of civic awards in Thurrock.

Sponsors for individual awards were:

Sponsor Sponsoring
Port of Tilbury Mayor’s award for Lifetime Achievement
Stronger Together Partnership Stronger Together Community award
Thurrock Gazette Creative Excellence award
Love Grays Sporting Achievement award
HW Wilson Ltd Young Achiever award
Amazon Business in the Community award
Procter and Gamble Healthy Living award