Awards to Branch Members

July 1st  2022

Castle Howard, York.

some Past and Present members attended  the Excellence in volunteering garden party celebration event in recognition for their long service achievments.
50 years Long service medals.

Judy England. Yvonne Ingham. Andrew Ingham. Maurice Littlewood.

30 years Long service medal.

Roy Meakin.

20 years Long service medals.

Graham Hirst. Adele Oxley. Anthony Watson.

August 2019

Fundraising Director – Jayne George Presented Yvonne and Andrew Ingham Framed Certificates in recognition of their years of volunteering.

30 Year Certificate 2018
Pictured below is Maurice Littlewood (Branch Chairman) receiving a certificate for 30 years of fundraising  presented by the (Branch Secretary)


Mere awards 2016


Much appreciation and heartfelt thanks were given at the awards ceremony at The Mere golf course on 21st September 2016, to Maurice Littlewood, and Yvonne & Andrew Ingham for their outstanding work for the RNLI.

Judy England is also receiving her award presented locally.

Silver Badge Awards & Certificate of Thanks 2015
 In 2015, the RNLI annual awards were held at York race course, where the Honley & Brockholes Branch were well represented with four recipients receiving awards; Adele and Graham Hirst receiving The Certificate of Thanks  and  Avril Watson and Roy Meakin receiving their Silver Badge, for over 25 years of service, many congratulations to you all.
In 2014, the RNLI annual awards were held at York race course, where Honley & Brockholes Branch member Maurice Littlewood was presented with the Gold Badge.
May 2013 Barbican Centre, London.
The Duke of Kent presented the Gold Badge to Honley & Brockholes Branch members.
Andrew & Yvonne Ingham.


In 2001, the RNLI annual awards were held at Leeds Town Hall, where the Honley & Brockholes Branch members Andrew & Yvonne Ingham were presented with both Certificate of Thanks and awarded Silver Badges presented by Vice Lord-Lieutenant  Dr Ingrid Roscoe (Later to become Dame Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.) 
MRS. D. DIBB, Honley Ladies’ Life-boat Guild.
Received Silver Badge June 1960.
MRS. R. RIPPON, president, Honley Ladies’ Life-boat Guild. 
Received Gold Badge 1949.