'Rewarding great design, environmental guardianship and community spirit in County Durham'.
The 2012 Environment Awards' ceremony was held at The Radisson Blu in Durham on Tuesday 9 October 2012. Cross Lanes Organic Farm were awarded the outstanding award for exceeding the criteria in several categories.
Have a look at the chart below to see who won what, or view our Environment Awards 2012 Winners brochure.
|Built environment||Durham World Heritage Site for the Visitor Centre||Award|
|Built environment||Space Group for Graham Sport Centre||Award|
|Built environment||Brett Bros Development Ltd for Esh Winning Miners' Memorial Hall||Commendation|
|Climate Change||Red Box Architecture for Esh Winning and Brandon Schools||Award|
|Climate Change||Durham County Council for SPA Project||Commendation|
|Climate Change||Spennymoor Town Council for installation of town hall solar panels||Award|
|Climate Change||Durham University for fume cupboard energy reduction scheme||Commendation|
|Climate Change||Business Durham for Discovery Centres One and Two||Commendation|
|Community Partnership||Limestone LinX Working Group for Limestone LinX||Award|
|Community Partnership||Radisson Blu Hotel||Commendation|
|Craftmanship||Countryside Consultants for Bolts Law Engine House||Award|
|Craftmanship||Durham World Heritage Site for the Visitor Centre||Award|
|Greener Business||Durham University for Cookers to Contractors||Commendation|
|Natural Environment||Durham County Council for Wanister Bog||Commendation|
|Schools and colleges||Leadgate Infant and Nursery School||Commendation|
|Schools and colleges||Elemore Hall School||Award|
|Schools and colleges||St Anne's CE Primary School||Award|
|Volunteer group||Shadforth Play Area||Commendation|
|Volunteer group||Wheatley Hill Angling Club||Award|
|Volunteer group||Tanfield Lea Countryside Club||Commendation|
|Volunteer group||Durham County Council's Volunteer Countryside Rangers||Award|
|Volunteer group||Durham County Council Guided Walks||Commendation|
|Volunteer group||Friends of Flass Vale||Commendation|
|Volunteer group||Natural England for the Dene Team||Commendation|
|Volunteer over 18||Brenda Thackeray for Stray Aid Ltd||Commendation|
|Waste Management||Dalton Park Outlet Shopping for Dalton Park Goes Green||Award|
|Outstanding Award||Cross Lanes Organic Farm||Outstanding Award|
Here are the winners from 2011.
For more information, contact Jonathan Seymour, Environment Awards Administrator, Tel: 0300 026 5545.
The 2012 Environment Awards were sponsored by: