June Street Award presented

June Street Award. The winner for 2012 is Pricilla Wheatcroft.
June Street Award. The winner for 2012 is Pricilla Wheatcroft.

A WOMAN who has spent decades lending a hand to disability charity Mencap has been recognised for her efforts.

Pricilla Wheatcroft was awarded the June Street Award by Mayor of Dacorum Bert Chapman during a special ceremony at Shendish Manor.

The prestigious accolade is presented each year by Community Action Dacorum to a volunteer. It was instigated in 1999 to mark June Street’s retirement after 20 years as chief executive of the organisation, which was formerly called Dacorum Council for Voluntary Service.