YOUNGSTERS who live in two South Derbyshire villages could be in line for an award for their school achievements.
The Educational Foundation of John Allsop is again searching for youngsters in Willington and Findern who have achieved at least four grade C passes in their GCSEs.
Students heading off to university are also being encouraged to apply for book and equipment grants.
All grants and awards are at the discretion of the foundation’s trustees.
More information is available by writing to H Lakin, Clerk to the Trustees, 13 Chevin Avenue, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 9GW.
Litter pick date set and volunteers are needed
THE date of the next Brizlincote litter pick has been announced.
Brizlincote Parish Council revealed that the next litter pick will take place on Saturday, September 21.
Anyone interested in taking part is urged to meet at the Violet Way Academy gates at 10am.
The nearby woodlands will form the focus of the event and for more information call 01283 530472.