Forres in Bloom Awarded Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2019

The King’s Awards for Voluntary Service

Celebrating the outstanding work of local volunteer groups across the UK.

The Kings’s Award for Voluntary Service (formerly known as The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Award) is given for outstanding achievement by groups of volunteers who:-

  • regularly devote their time to helping others in the community
  • improve the quality of life and opportunity for others
  • provide an outstanding service

It is generally considered to be the ‘MBE’ for voluntary groups.

Nominations are made online at www.gov.uk/kings-award-for-voluntary-service

Advice may be obtained from the Lieutenancy. Support from the Lord-Lieutenant for a nomination will be important.

Queens Award for Voluntary Service

2010

Outfit Moray

2013

Moray Fresh Start

2014

None

2015

Wild Things

Rotary Club of Elgin

2016

Enable Elgin and District Branch

2017

None

2018

Step by Step in Moray

Morayvia

Fochabers Heritage Centre

Moray Handyperson Services

2019

Forres in Bloom

2020

Moray Inshore Rescue Operation (MIRO)

2021

Moray Food Plus
Gordonstoun Fire Service
The Duke of Edinburgh Award Moray Committee

Moray Food Plus, Gordonstoun Fire Service, the Duke of Edinburgh Award Moray Committee, and 1st Buckie Company Boys’ Brigade

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