Nominate a local hero for a Lord Mayor's Medal: Lord Mayor's Medal and statuette

22 Jan 2020

Democracy and Engagement

Nominate a local hero for a Lord Mayor's Medal

Lord Mayor invites nominations for her 2020 medals. These are given in recognition of local, unpaid community effort and local achievement.

Do you know an unsung local hero? Do people in your area – maybe including you – often say, 'They deserve a medal!'?

The Lord Mayor of Bristol's medals are given to outstanding people who have been supporting the community, unpaid, within the last five years. If you know a local hero of the community why not nominate them for a Lord Mayor’s medal? Tell us all about them: heap your praise on that person by midnight on Sunday, 26 January.

What to do:

  1. Read the information and application page:
  2. Complete a nomination application form (Word doc form) The criteria for your application is on the form. Please note, you will need to:
    • supply 2 supportive statements from two citizens of Bristol
    • supply 1 supportive statement from a Bristol City Councillor, or the Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees
    • agree not to discuss the application with the nominee, and confirm that information contained in your nomination is correct and can be verified.
  3. Email your completed application form, along with the supportive statements, to Your email must arrive by midnight on Sunday 26 January 2020.

The medal ceremony for successful nominations will take place on Thursday, March 12 2020 at the Mansion House:

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