On Saturday 12th October 2013, St Albans Community Association and Better Understanding of Dementia Sandwell (BUDS) held a joint volunteer awards at Brandhall Labour Club in Oldbury.
The Mayor Mrs Linda Horton gave an introduction and speech about the 2 Organisations and presented BUDS volunteer awards and Pete Ryan awarded the Pat Ryan Volunteer award to Alan Fereday for his commitment and dedication to St Albans.
With 10 awards to present to their volunteers St Albans staff and supporters had a great evening. With a buffet made up of a range of sandwiches, chicken or vegetarian curry, rice, naan bread and samosa.
The evening was a great success, there was lots of drinking, eating and dancing – what more can anyone ask for?