Fermoy Area Sports & Community Awards 2016

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Fermoy Enterprise Board and Fermoy Credit Union and AIB ( Fermoy) , in conjunction with main sponsor McCarthy Insurance Group, are proud to announce that this coming November 12th in the Corrin Event centre they will host the Fermoy Area Sports and Community Awards once again.

This was a fantastic night when last held in November 2014 with some very worthy recipients on the night. More importantly it was a fun filled night with many laughs, dancing , great food and wine and a chance to catch up with people from the area and of course the chance to acknowledge some wonderful achievements in the sporting world and in the community.

This year the awards will have the aim of acknowledging outstanding people and organisations whom, through their commitment to participation in sports, community and voluntary activities have had a significant impact on the quality of life in the Fermoy Area in 2015.

Fermoy Enterprise Board is delighted to host the Sports and Community Awards night and we are sincerely grateful to McCarthy Insurance Group, Fermoy Credit Union and AIB for their generous support in the venture. Many individuals, groups and organisations make invaluable contributions to the community be that in the voluntary sector or in their sports endeavours.

Our wish is that such people are formally recognised so that we can publicly acknowledge their efforts and achievements. It is also our wish to honour very special and talented individuals who have achieved excellence and represented our community at the highest level. Many of these individuals are unsung heroes who go quietly about their business in the community.

The awards will acknowledge outstanding people and organisations who, through their commitment to participating in community, voluntary and sporting activities, have had a positive and significant impact on the quality of life of their communities in the Fermoy Area. We invite and encourage you to please put their names forward for these Awards as these individuals, groups, clubs and organisations make such an invaluable contribution to our town and community.

The nomination forms are available by clicking here. They are also available on the Fermoy Credit Unions website or from Barnes Jewellers or Slattery Travel in Fermoy. Tickets for Gala may be ordered from Slattery Travel or Barnes Jewellers. Tickets sold out very fast the last time around so don’t delay and order your tickets as;

Noel Barnes: Barnes Jewellers   086 3849698
Joe Slattery: Slattery Travel 086 8207368

There will be 10 awards in total consisting of 7 Sports Awards including a Hall of Fame Award and 3 Community Awards. These awards recognise and honour Individuals, Sports Clubs, Teams, Community Groups or Anyone Else who has made a significant contribution locally, whether it is in sport or by their voluntary effort in the community.

The awards will be presented at a Gala Dinner to be held in Corrin Event Centre on Saturday 23rd April 2016. Tickets are €40 for this event and this will include a cheese and wine reception, 4 course meal, dancing to great band and a great night of merriment. On the night the Award Winners will be honoured and from the 10 recipients there will one Overall Award Winner.

This Special Award will only be announced on the night and will add a lot of suspense to get attendance in the mood for some wonderful entertainment and a great night.

We hope that this become an annual event in the Fermoy Area Social calendar. Tickets for the event are on sale now and we expect that there will be high demand given the size of the community and the need to celebrate their local heroes.

The awards will be open to all Clubs, Sports People, Community and Voluntary Groups in Fermoy and surrounding areas such as Castlelyons, Ballynoe, Conna, Rathcormac, Ballyhooley, Kilworth, Bartlemy and all areas in between. Nominations may be submitted by any individual, Club or Group within this area.

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