NOMINATIONS are open for the Pride of Bracknell awards.

The awards evening will be held at Sandhurst Royal Military Academy on Friday April 27.

 The evening celebrates the best of Bracknell Forest, and allows for residents to nominate their local heroes for contention. 

The event will be compared by Adrian Williams, the ex-Reading midfielder, as it was in 2017. 

Last year's awards evening was attended by David Seaman, ex-England goalkeeper, and his wife. 

The following awards are up for contention at the evening: 

1 The John Nike Pride of Bracknell Forest - Young Person's Award
2 The John Nike Pride of Bracknell Forest - Adult Award
3 School of the Year
4 Teacher of the Year 
5 SME of the Year
6 Large Enterprise of the Year
7 Health and Sport - Young Person's Award
8 Health and Sport - Adult Award
9 Charity of the Year
10 Volunteer of the Year
11 Team of the Year
12 Special Award

You can nominate your local hero via the Pride of Bracknell website, which can be found at