Carol wins DSE Volunteer Award

By Rhys Roberts - December 8 2006
Carol wins DSE Volunteer Award Carol Roberts won the DSE Volunteer Award for the Welsh Region last night in a ceremony held at the Lancashire County Cricket Club in Manchester.

Carol Roberts Wins DSE Welsh Regional Volunteer Award

 

Carol's DSE Volunteer Award

 

Carol Roberts picked up the DSE Volunteer of the year award for the Welsh region last night in a ceremony held at Lancashire County Cricket Club in Manchester. Carol won her award for her services to voluntary work in disabled sports and was awarded with a trophy and a 500 bursary which will be given to the Dragons Disabled Swimming Club.

 

Carol and Alan at the Ceremony

 

The awards, which are held annually, celebrate the achievements of athletes and volunteers throughout Britain. The awards were supported by Nationwide, First TransPennine Express and Lancashire County Cricket Club and was attended by guests such as Premiership referee Uriah Rennie and Manchester City player Danny Mills.

 

 

Carol dancing with Premiership Referee Uriah Rennie

 

Other Welsh winners on the evening were Swansea Stingrays swimmer Daniel Owen, who won the Welsh Regional Junior Sports Award and Josh Morgan of Swansea who won the Welsh Regional Sports Person Award.

 

Carol with Swansea stingrays Swimmer Daniel Owen

 

Carol and FDSW's Gerwyn Owen

 

A link to the story and the full list of awards winners can be found here:

 

http://www.disabilitysport.org.uk/nlstory.cfm?ID=21620&NLID=43652