Registered Charity 521362

Event : Amir Khan Presents Awards at Clubs Got Talent 2013

Around 200 people attended our Clubs Got Talent and Awards Celebration on Wednesday 20th November 2013 at Thwaites Empire Theatre in Blackburn. Presented by Burnley's own Ant and Dec - Rob Gray and Matty Robinson this was an event which showcased young people's great talent and achievements. 

A fantastic night was had by all - including Amir Khan who attended the event to present awards to many deserving young people and volunteers. Awards included; 8 Ball Pool Tournament Winners, Keep It Reel Course Fishing Awards, National Ambition Boxing Champions and more! He also presented his old coach, Mick Jelley from Bury ABC, the Adult Volunteer of the Year Award which recognised his 50+ years services to boxing and supporting young people.

Results from the Awards presentation included:

Mel Diack Participation Award - Blackpool Boys and Girls Club

Adult Volunteer of the Year Runner Up - Pat Collier (Newton Boys and Girls Club)

Adult Volunteer of the Year Winner - Mick Jelley (Bury ABC)

Junior Member of the Year Runner Up: Phoebe Moore (Bolton Lads and Girls Club)

Junior Member of the Year Winner: Savannah Jackson (Tommy's CYP)

Leslie Eckersley Senior Member of the Year Runner Up: Noah Froud (Clitheroe Youth Forum)

Leslie Eckersley Senior Member of the Year Winner: Paul Dempsey (Botlon Lads and Girls Club)

Following the Awards Celebration, Clubs Got Talent got underway with the junior section... First up was Adam Hussain from Blackburn Youth Zone who performed his amazing magic tricks and even caught Amir Khan out! Second on stage came Joe Hughes from Stanley's Youth Club in Morecambe who performed a song acapella which came across great on the big stage! 3rd up was Kirsetn Burton from Blackburn YMCA who confidently performed Emeli Sandé's Read All ABout it pt. III. The penultimate performer was Morgan Fielding from Blackburn with Darwen ABC who showes the audience his amazing skipping skills and tricks. And finally in the junior section came The Zones, a 3 piece band from Blackburn Youth Zone.

This was a great section with a difficult decision being made by the judges, who finally decided on...

Junior Winner: Adam Hussain - Blackburn Youth Zone

Junior Runner-Up: Morgan Fielding - Blackburn with Darwen ABC

The seniors were up next with big shoes to fill!

First up came 1 of a Kind from Tommy's Fleetwood CYP - a great group performance which included both singing and dancing! Following these came Dianna and Casey from Blackburn Youth Zone with an amazing rendition of Zombie by The Cranberries. 3rd on stage was another great dance crew, this time from Bolton Lads and Girls Club. 4th in front of the audience came Danielle and Sophie from Blackburn Youth Zone with Danielle singing Rhianna's Stay while Sophie caught the audience with an amazing dance. Finally on stage came Maisy Whipp from Clitheroe Youth Forum who delivered a great rendition of Whitney Houstons How Will I Know.

Again, the judges spent a long time deliberating and had the hard choice of selecting a winner and a runner up from this talented bunch. They were...

Senior Winner: Danielle & Sophie - Blackburn Youth Zone

Senior Runner Up: Maisy Whipp

The night also included a guest performance from last years winner Cara Hughes and AmeB showcased her music video for brand new single 'Breathe'.

Thank you to all who attended and enjoyed the evening with us, but a special mention to the below people who helped make the event such a success...

  • Glasdon Charitable Giving Committee
  • The Empire Theatre Staff and Volunteers
  • 4 Great Judges (Chris Marr, AmeB, Martin Hughes and James Edgington)
  • John Hamer
  • LABGC Staff and Volunteers
Click here for photos, more to follow soon!

gallery gallery inspire+enable Sports2Go QuadSquad TurfSurfers Trailblazers Invest In Youth Newsletter Signup visit our youtube channel opportunities challenge The Ragdoll Foundation

Minibus hire
Hire the minibus for your sports team event
more info

Catering trailer hire
Cater to over 100 people at any event
more info

Conference room hire
We have a well located, professional conference room for your business to hire
more info