And the winner is….


The Lancashire Sports Awards 2018 were held at the Grand Hotel in Blackpool. Thank you to everyone who attended and congratulations to all the winners.

The event celebrates the achievements of those who have been a driving force on the county’s sporting scene.

Adrian Leather, Chief Executive of Lancashire Sport Partnership said: “We believe that sport and physical activity enhances health and well-being, and enriches communities, so we are delighted to celebrate and reward those who contribute to our region’s growing reputation in sport.”

Our host for the evening was Fiona Sadler, Radio Presenter.

Congratulations to all of the 2018 Lancashire Sports Awards winners. They were as follows:

  • Coach of the Year
    • Winner – Sianna Perry
    • Highly Commended – Alex Howarth


  • Club of the Year
    • Winner – Clayton-Le-Moors Harriers
    • Highly Commended – Clayton Boxing Club


  • Community Project of the Year
    • Winner – Pilling 20-20 Project


  • Jimmy Armfield Lifetime Achievement Award
    • Winner – Marilyn Gregson


  • Primary School of the Year
    • Winner – The Redeemer Primary School
    • Highly Commended – Whittlefield Primary School and Earby Springfield School


  • Secondary School of the Year
    • Winner – Sir John Thursby Community College
    • Highly Commended – St Michaels CE High School


  • Service to Underrepresented Groups
    • Winner – Abu Hanifah Foundation Football Club
    • Highly Commended – Leyland Warriors Rugby Club and The Bowmen of Pendle & Samlesbury


  • Young Achiever of the Year
    • Winner – Ruby Russell
    • Highly Commended – Jedidiah Lincoln and Briony Holt


  • Volunteer of the Year
    • Winner – Vishal Karri
    • Highly Commended – Jason Pier and Michael Johnson