NOMINATIONS are being sought for the Hartlepool Sports Council Annual Awards.

The awards, which will be presented at a ceremony on October 17, are available in a series of categories – Sports Personality of the Year; Service to Sport, Outstanding Team Performance; Outstanding Club Performance; Volunteer Coach, the Keith Hewitson Award, non-coaching volunteer award; and Rising Star, for primary and secondary school-age children.

Nomination forms are available from Hartlepool Council by calling 01429-284050 or emailling

Entry closes on Wednesday, October 4.