Sheila Smith presents #CommunityProfile - the show that talks to people making a difference in the Central London community.
As well as being an accomplished presenter and journalist, Sheila has also led the radio and journalism courses at Lambeth College since 2005.
On the 4th of July the City of Westminster held it’s annual Community Awards. The awards celebrate the contribution to volunteers across the borough. Awards were handed out by Jackie Rosenberg, Chief Executive of One Westminster, Ben Cole, Director of Communities for Groundwork, Cllr David Harvey and Cllr Ian Adams, Lord Mayor of Westminster. We spoke to the winner on the night about their role in supporting their communities.
Heroes - Bowie
Everyday People- Sly and the family Stone
Sky for of Stars - Coldplay
Interviews with Team Westminster, The Abbey Centre and Spice
Shine on - House of Love
Interview with Lisa Milton, Sister of the late Sir Simon Milton
Halo - Beyonce
Interviews with winner of the inspirational Award, Neighbourhood Project Award and Corporate Contribution to the Community Award.
Be who you are - The Kooks
Interviews with young volunteer award and the City for All Volunteer of the year Awards
Like a Star -Corinne Bailey Rae
Interview with Cllr David Harvey
Every 1’s a winner - Hot Chocolate
Corporate Contribution to the Community Award - The Pacific Investment Management Company
Inspirational Award - Alan Boyd
Neighbourhood Project Award - Mother Tongue Counselling Service, Wandsworth and Westminster Mind
Outstanding Organisation Award - Beauchamp Lodge Settlement
The City for All Volunteer of the Year Award - Sheila D’Souza
The Sir Simon Milton Award - Ellen Bridgewater
Young or Student Volunteer Award - David Mears and Ambeya Begum
Key Volunteer Partners