Michael Kennedy presented with award for Hunstanton beach work

Michael Kennedy presented with award for Hunstanton beach work

Mayor of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk, Cllr Geoff Hipperson has been delivering virtual messages and awards to deserving residents in west Norfolk with the help of some borough councillors.

Michael Kennedy has been clearing stones on Hunstanton beach for 27 years. In his video message the Mayor thanked Mr Kennedy for his care of the beach and said: “These days, when some people treat public places with disdain, I’m so pleased to be able to acknowledge your efforts. I’m pleased this certificate will be delivered to you by Cllr Carol Bower.”

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From left: Cllr Bower, Lilian Richardson and Michael Kennedy

Cllr Bower, Member for Hunstanton Ward who adhered to social distancing guidelines while handing over the Mayor’s certificate with Lilian Richardson to Michael on Friday 26 February, added: “Many of us see Michael clearing the beach and appreciate his community spirit. I’m delighted to see the many years of care that has been given keeping our beach clean and beautiful.”

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