The Mayor of Dudley, councillor Anne Millward, has chosen two groups who have stood out to her to are in with a chance to win the Mayor's award 2022. This is the only award to be decided by the public. 


Friends of All Saints Graveyard

Friends of All Saints Graveyard

The Friends of All Saints Graveyard are group of local volunteers who regularly work in the cemetery of All Saints Church in Sedgley, clearing vegetation and cleaning the thousands of graves that have been hidden for years.


 The site has over 4,000 headstones, 19 of which are dedicated to soldiers from the two world wars.


Dudley Friendship Group

Dudley Friendship Group

The club, which is run by a group of volunteers, is now in it's 13th year. The group's aim is to encourage friendship and combat loneliness in older people.


The group meet twice a month on a Saturday and the volunteers provide a hot meal and entertainment and companionship for around 40 men and women from all over the borough.

During the pandemic the volunteers provided Christmas and Easter presents, sent birthday cards and made home visits to say hello to the elderly who were able to leave their homes.


Please vote for your winner of the Mayor's Award 2022 below.

Thank you for voting - the winner will be announce on 8 April 2022

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