Good sports are nominated for awards

THREE people from Boston and the surrounding area have been shortlisted for the Lincolnshire Sports Awards 2012.

Paul Blackman, from Boston, has been shortlisted in the Sports Volunteer of the Year category following his work with Boston Rowing Club.

Darren Bunn, from Wyberton, and Joshua Wilkinson, from Boston, have been shortlisted for the Active 4 Health Award.

Joshua raised a total of £7,163 for equipment for the children’s ward at Pilgrim Hospital.

Darren has overcome drug addiction and taken on a healthier lifestyle.

The Lincolnshire Sports Awards is an annual event organised by Lincolnshire Sports Partnership to recognise sportsmen and women across the county in sport and physical activity.

The winners will be announced at the awards evening on November 8 at the Epic Centre, Lincoln.