Walking group honoured

The hard work and commitment of Broxtowe’s Walk & Talk Walking For Health Group was recognised at the Greenwood Community Awards Ceremony on Wednesday evening at the Redbrick House, Mansfield. Nominations were received from many groups, for environmental work carried out working towards the creation of Greenwood, Nottinghamshire’s Community Forest.

Ten awards were presented on the night.

Colin Barson, chair of the forum said: “The group lead regular walks at Colliers Wood, Eastwood, Beeston Marina, Attenborough Nature Reserve and many more green spaces in Broxtowe. Last year, Walk & Talk formed a committee, adapted a constitution and are preparing funding bids.”