St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

Tag: award

St Nicks is awarded a team of business coaches and funding for post-pandemic planning

We are excited to share that St Nicks has been recognised as a 2021 Weston Charity Awards winner. St Nicks was one of the charities chosen from 150 applicants, all charities delivering youth, welfare or community services in the North of England, the Midlands and Wales. The award gives us the chance to invest in […]

Posted 21 June 2021 | Tags: award, celebration

St Nicks is Bees’ Needs Champion

We have been declared a 2019 Bees’ Needs Champion by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). This proves that St Nicks and our wonderful volunteers really are the bees’ knees when it comes to supporting our buzzing buddies. The award goes to those who have shown dedication, innovation and creativity in making […]

Posted 30 October 2019 | Tags: award, champion, pollinators

Awards update and great Ecotherapy feedback

Out of 300 nominations for 14 different awards our Recycling Team placed in the top three of the 2019 Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management for Collection Crew of the Year. They were hoping to win but are still chuffed to have made the shortlist – and we know they are the best! […]

Posted 11 June 2019 | Tags: award, ecotherapy, recycling

Royal recognition and two more possible awards

St Nicks has been awarded the Duke of York’s 2018 Community Initiative Award and shortlisted for two national awards. HRH The Duke of York presented the Award at a ceremony on the 3rd of April 2019, at the Catterick Army Barracks. St Nicks was represented at the ceremony by Patron Anneliese Emmans Dean, Chief Officer […]

Posted 25 April 2019 | Tags: award, celebration, Duke of York, recycling

Forgotten Corners & award for Millenium Bridge

Since October 2018, St Nicks has been working with a group from the Blueberry Academy to improve the small woodland area near Millennium Bridge, thanks to funding from the City of York Council through their Forgotten Corners grant. The project will wind to an end this month but it has proven to be a huge […]

Posted 26 March 2019 | Tags: award, Blueberry Academy, Buglife, City of York Council, Forgotten Corners, Millenium Bridge, wildflower, woodland