Duke of Westminster Award 2016 - Regional finalists announced

18 February 2016

Congratulations to nine cadets from the ACF who have made it through to the regional finals of the Duke of Westminster Award 2016!

After being selected from a list of 40 candidates, our cadets join those from across all uniformed youth organisations on the shortlist of 27 regional finalists who now go through to a selection event in Somerset in April.

The Duke of Westminster Award celebrates young people who have selflessly helped others, have worked hard to overcome difficult challenges and show a willingness to succeed and achieve their goals. Many congratulations to the following cadets, who are now one step closer to being crowned the winner of the Award in 2016:

Matthew Brown Northumbria ACF

Dempsey Brown 2nd Northern Ireland Battalion ACF

Hannah Cross Nottinghamshire ACF

Lia Doyle Greater Manchester ACF

Liam Forbes Durham ACF 

Sophie Groves Hampshire and IOW ACF 

Caitlin McEllenborough Merseyside ACF

Melissa Tap Dorset ACF

Khalil Ahmad Middlesex and North West London ACF

For the full list of the regional finalists and to find out more about the Duke of Westminster Award please visit cvqo.org