This years Love Barrow Awards nominations are now closed ... thanks very much to all those who have nominated someone, we received just short of 100 completed nomination forms.
Judging takes place shortly and the shortlist of three in each category will be informed soon afterwards, sometime over the next two to three weeks.
This years judging panel includes representatives from Cumbria Police, Barrow Borough Council, The Evening Mail, Cumbria Council for Voluntary Services, Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service, The Bay Radio, Cumbria County Council and Barrow Community Safety Partnership.
Thanks again to all those who nominated those special people who make our area such a special place to live ... in this respect we are all winners.
To find out more about the Awards visit www.lovebarrowawards.co.uk