THERE are only three days until nominations close in this year’s Proud of Barnsley awards.

Organisers have been overwhelmed by both the quality and quantity of this year’s nominations and have congratulated everyone who has been nominated so far.

If you’re looking to nominate a group or individual, time is running short as you only have until Friday (September 8) at 5pm.

Awards this year include:

Carer of the Year

Charity Fundraiser

Charity Fundraising Team

Charity of the Year

Children’s Champion

Community Group

Community Hero

Exceptional Achievement

Hospital Hero

Love Where You Live

Green Hero

School of the Year

Sporting Achievement

Triumph Over Adversity

Volunteer of the Year

Young Superstar

The Proud of Barnsley Special Recognition award.

You can nominate and find out more by visiting – where you can also watch last year’s show in full.

You can also nominate by email – – with brief details about the person or organisation you would like to nominate.

Finalists will be contacted once judging is complete and the awards will culminate in an amazing Proud of Barnsley awards evening which will be at Barnsley Metrodome on FridayNovember 17.