Our Youth Salute

Fylde Youth Salute. Maisie Wright meets the Ugly Sisters.
Fylde Youth Salute. Maisie Wright meets the Ugly Sisters.
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The Express today launches its Fylde Youth Salute!

This is a chance for families, friends, neighbours, schools and youth groups to pay tribute to the area’s deserving children by nominating them for a very special Christmas present.

For some TWENTY young citizens, each accompanied by a partner, will be our VIP guests of honour at the pantomine Jack and the Beanstalk at Lowther Pavilion, Lytham, on Sunday, December 18, – when there will be festive treats galore.

On a memorable day out, our winners will receive the red carpet treatment. They will enjoy pre-show refreshments and entertainment plus meet the panto stars.

This search for our outstanding young people, is in association with Fylde Borough Council and Pendle Productions, aims to put a smile on the face of the whole community during the season of goodwill.

We want to recognise the achievements of some inspiring youngsters. It could be a child who has demonstrated exceptional courage and maturity beyond their years dealing with a serious illness or family upheaval. It could be a talented youngster who has excelled on sports field or the stage or someone who has simply shown a heart of gold as a good neighbour or helped a charitable group.

Nominations are open to all children under the age of 18, who live within the borough. If you know someone who deserves recognition, All you have to do is write in with the reason why, with your contact details as well as those of the nominee.

Send nominations to the Fylde Youth Salute Award, The Editor, Lytham St Annes Express, Avroe House, Avroe Crescent, Blackpool, FY4 4AU or email news@ lsaexpress.co.uk.

n The closing date for nominations will be Wednesday, December 5.