The Railway Benefit Fund (RBF) are delighted to announce that voting is now open for their much-loved Heart of Gold Awards. RBF went out to the industry in September for nominations and stories of all the wonderful things that are happening in the rail industry. The charity was flooded with so many inspiring stories of rail heroes and heart-warming stories, receiving over 100 nominations this year.
Below are those shortlisted in each category:
Lifetime Achievement Award- Sponsored by Abellio Rail Replacement
Ronnie Hardman- Merseyrail
Drew Burns- Network Rail
Siggy Cragwell- Govia Thameslink
Team Award- Sponsored by Amaro
Railway Family Facebook Admin Team
Hatch End Station Team- Arriva Rail London
Cut & Run- East Midlands Railway
Rising Star Award- Sponsored by Rail Pen
Sheree Whetren- Southwestern
Paul Scott- Southeastern
Katarzyna Stec- Arriva Rail London
Going the Extra Mile Award- Sponsored by Furrer + Frey
Lee Woolcot-Ellis- Southeastern
Jennifer Birdsall- Avanti West Coast
Brett Morris- Avanti West Coast
Voting is open until Sunday 7th November 2021 and the winners will be presented with their awards by Pete Waterman and their category sponsors throughout next month.
Learn more about those shortlisted and cast your vote here: https://bit.ly/heartofgold21
Good luck to all of those shortlisted!