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the Peopleís Choice Award winner
Rushden Transport Museum and Railway 


Rushden Transport Museum and Railway wins the Peopleís Choice Award
 (From left to right) Andy West (Committee Member) John Sugars (Chairman)  
Paul Armstrong (Museum Staff Member) and Dave Chambers ( Committee Member) 
are seen here accepting the Award on behalf of the Society 
from Jess Rudkin ( Managing Editor BBC Radio Northampton ) 

 

Northamptonshire Heritage Awards 2012

Northamptonshire Museums and Historic Houses Forum (NMHHF) hosted the Eighth Northamptonshire Heritage Awards on July 5th 2012 at the Innovation Centre in Daventry. The Awards, (managed by the Northamptonshire Museums and Historic Houses Forum, who are dedicated to supporting and developing heritage organisations in the county) are held to celebrate the countyís outstanding heritage through the work of Museums, Historic Houses and other Historic Organisations.  

The awards were sponsored by Northamptonshire Enterprise Partnership (NEP) 
and The University of Northampton.

The Forumís Patron HRH The Duke of Gloucester, also attended the event 
which made for a memorable evening. 

Chairman John Sugars, Committee Members, Andy West and Dave Chambers†and 
Museum Staff Member Paul Armstrong accepted the Award on behalf of the Society from 
Jess Rudkin ( Managing Editor BBC Radio Northampton )†

 

 The winners of the 2012 Northamptonshire Heritage Awards

Best Exhibition Kettering Museum and Art Gallery
Best Special Project Canonís Ashby, The National Trust
Work with Children/Young People Joint winners of Kelmarsh Hall and Gardens and Manor House Museum, Kettering Museum and Art Gallery
Best Volunteer Project Long Buckby Museum
Best Event for Historic House Canonís Ashby National Trust
Best Event for Museum Wellingborough Museum
Historic Site of the Year Canonís Ashby The National Trust
Peopleís Choice Award.
(This is voted for by members of the public and is promoted on BBC Radio Northampton by the John Griff radio show).
Rushden Transport Museum and Railway

 

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