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Uckfield FM – finalists in prestigious awards Sussex Life Awards

Today (Thursday 24th October), members of the Uckfield FM team attended the Celebration of Sussex Life Awards at The Grand Hotel in Brighton.

The awards were hosted by BBC Sussex Presenter Allison Ferns.

Over 200 people from all over Sussex were there and a number of awards were handed out including Spa of the Year, Green Award and also a Special Hero award which was awarded to Dame Vera Lynn who is now 102 – her daughter accepted the awarded on her behalf.

The radio station had been nominated in the category of Service to the Community.

Unfortunately Uckfield FM weren’t the winners, but it was a great honour for the radio station and Uckfield to have been nominated.

The winner of the category was The Snowdrop Trust a charity based in Walberton in West Sussex.

A raffle also took place which was raising funds for Worthing based charity Care for Veterans.

More details about the awards and finalists can be found at: Sussex Life website here.

 

Chairman of Uckfield FM Ian Smith centre and co-founder Gary King (left) and Mike Skinner (right)

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