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Category: Awards

2018 Commander’s Commendation

To celebrate the 10th anniversary since Plymouth St Pastors hit the streets on 23rd May 2008, a Thanksgiving Service and Barn Dance was held at Pryzm night club on the 8th June 2018, where Chief Superintendent Dave Thorne presented Plymouth Street Pastors with a Commander’s Commendation in recognition and appreciation of the work we do. […]

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Inspiring Volunteer Team Award – June 2016

Plymouth’s Inspiring Volunteer Awards, recognize the selfless acts of volunteers in Plymouth. The awards are a partnership with Plymouth Guild (Volunteer Plymouth), Plymouth University and The Herald newspaper, and this year’s ceremony marked the eighth year of inspiration in the city. For more information please see http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/Plymouth-celebrates-committed-volunteers-glitzy/story-29353391-detail/story.html – receiving the award on our behalf and […]

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Longest Serving Prayer Pastors

February 2016 – Ascension Trust contacted all Street Pastor groups, asking amongst other things, who were our longest serving Prayer Pastors? We replied saying that Val Hart, Mike Soanes and Richard Simpson had been continuously supporting us since our first ever patrol on 23rd May 2008. We were then delighted to find that from all the responses received, they […]

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Pride of Plymouth Awards 2013

At a glittering ceremony, sponsored by The Herald Newspaper and the City Council, Anne Scarfe was presented with The Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of her 24 years of service to the city – well done again Anne!

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Best Magazine Bravest Womens Award 2013

In November 2013, Anne Scarfe was honoured by Best Magazine with their Bravest Women Award, presented by Nadia Sawalha, one of the hosts of ITV’s Loose Women (photo used by kind permission of Best Magazine/Nicky Johnston)

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ITV Pride of Britain Local Hero Award 2013

Anne Scarfe, our 86-year old St Pastor was 2013’s winner of ITV’s Pride of Britain Local Hero award, presented in London by Phillip Schofield and Christine Bleakley, with hostess Carol Vorderman (photo used by kind permission of the Daily Mirror) The award followed Anne winning the ITV Westcountry award and was in recognition of her […]

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Les Isaac, founder of Street Pastors, receives OBE

After receiving the Order of the British Empire for his work in establishing St. Pastor groups throughout the country, Rev. Les Isaac had this message to all those involved in the movement: “May I say thank you to you all for your faithful support. It is such a blessing to see and hear what God […]

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Devon Community Foundation Thriving Communities Award

In 2012, Devon’s Street Pastors were honoured at Devon Community Foundation’s Volunteer of the Year Awards, being presented with the Thriving Communities Award. The following video shows St. Pastors from Plymouth, Exeter, Tavistock and Torbay discussing their work and shows footage of Torbay St. Pastors on patrol

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Inspiring Volunteer of the Year Volunteer Team Award 2011

Whilst we do not look for recognition per se, in 2011 we were invited to enter The Inspiring Volunteer of the Year competition; sponsored by Plymouth Guild and The Herald newspaper. To our delight, we won the Team Award, presented at the awards ceremony in Plymouth’s Roland Levinsky building

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National Awards

Across the country St. Pastor groups continue to win awards – see – http://www.streetpastors.org/category/awards/

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