VOTE: Who is your Lancashire Telegraph 'Grassroots Hero'?

Lancashire Telegraph: Don’t Dis-Ability (Boccia) Don’t Dis-Ability (Boccia)

NOW is the chance to nominate your winner of the Grassroots Heroes’ People’s Choice award from the shortlist below.

The winner will be revealed at the presentation evening to be held at Mytton Fold Hotel, Langho on Thursday, January 16.




Brian Collinge (Snooker)

Lancashire Telegraph:

Brian Collinge won the prestigious Foster’s Golden Cue snooker title in front of a packed crowd at Ighten Leigh SC.

Collinge, who won the small table title, was up against large table champion Jonathan Clark to find out who woul be overall champion. And Collinge took the honours.


Mohammed Zubair Bashir (Sports volunteer)

Lancashire Telegraph:

MOHAMMED gives up hours of his own time to help others. He has helped deliver sports sessions from nursery school bike riding and primary school coaching to disabilty sport at Pendle Leisure Centre.

He won a national award for his efforts.


Don’t Dis-Ability (Boccia)

Lancashire Telegraph:

THE club gives disabled adults and children the chance to participate in sports.

All those involved get the chance to develop their sporting skills and the knock-on effect is their confidence has grown working with some fantastic coaches




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