Staff based at Blackpool’s probation office have been declared Lancashire Probation Trust’s star employees.
People working in the organisation’s Talbot Road office have been awarded both the team and employee of the year prizes.
Probation Officer Paul Bridgeman was voted as the Trust’s employee of the year.
He was nominated for his work involving dangerous offenders.
His experience is now being used at a national level to develop best practice. Team of the year was awarded to Blackpool’s offender management unit’s admin team.
Sarah Coleman, Laura Mason, Natalie Lakeland were nominated for their outstanding attitude and willingness to go above and beyond.
Kevin Robinson, Chief Executive of Lancashire Probation Trust said: “Presenting the awards at our annual event is one of my favourite jobs of the year.
It gives everyone the chance to learn about all the outstanding pieces of work their colleagues do on a daily basis and the opportunity for us all to appreciate how we manage risk, change lives and improve communities.”