Community Awards 2019

Community Awards 2019

We would like to invite all of you to attend and celebrate with your fellow students from RAG, Union Societies, Phantom and Union Volunteers at the Community Awards.

Wed 08 May 2019 19:00-23:00, Pride Park Stadium, DE24 8XL

Celebrate the achievements, of societies, volunteering, Phantom media , Phantom events and RAG, held on Wednesday 8th May at Pride Park Stadium. It has been another successful year so this evening is a fitting way to recognise our talented students!

All are welcome not just committee members.

The actual event is scheduled to run from 7pm to 11pm, however we recommend, where possible, students may prefer to arrive from 6.30pm. 

The first 100 tickets sold will be £20 with the price increasing after they have been sold, so make sure you get them quick!

There are two types of tickets.

£20 Derby includes a Mini bus between the venue and 67 Bridge Street. The Minibus will run a shuttle service from 67 Bridge Street to the venue from 17:00 until 19:00. It will then run the same service back to 67 Bridge Street from 22:00 until 00:00 Midnight.Please also note there is a strict no Alcohol policy on the mini bus.

£20 Buxton includes a Mini bus between the venue and The Buxton Dome. The Minibus will from The Buxton Dome to the venue at 17:30. It will then run  back to The Buxton Dome at 23:00.Please also note there is a strict no Alcohol policy on the mini bus.

All ticket options include a full sit down meal, all photos taken and a Community Awards 'US' badge. Please note the event is not profit making, ticket prices cover part of the cost of the event.

All society colours awards will be given out at the event to all final year committee members.

Your ticket will include a copy of all profesional photos taken on the night.

More details will be posted in the facebook event coming soon!

Please email Lewis Roden with any questions and/or dietary requirements/food intolerances you may have, once you have booked your ticket(s).

2019 Community Awards short list:

Volunteering Project of the Year

Shoebox Appeal

TEDx University

Volunteer of the Year

Billy Baker

Eryk Gadomski

Jess Pargeter

Lewis Roden

Mel Welaratne

Best Student Media Content

eBike vs Car


Shots Fired

Most Charitable Society of the Year

Afro-Caribbean Society

Christian Union

Occupational Therapy

Best Collaboration

Hide and Seek – LGBTQ+ and Geology

National Student Roleplaying Wargaming Championship – Board and Card Gaming, Imagineers, eSports and Warhammer

Phantom Radio Hidden & Society guests

Phantom Radio Shots Fired & Society guests

Quiz at Revolution Netball & Unicef

Contribution to Welfare and Liberation


New Society of the Year

Buxton Events

Debating and Speaking




Occupational Therapy

Pokemon Go


Most Improved Student-Led Service

Phantom Radio

Student Action

The Phantom

Event of the Year

Boys/Girls Night – Afro-Caribbean Society

Chinese New Year – Chinese

Christmas Lectures – Nursing

Go Karting – Motorsport

Law Ball – Law

Occupational Therapy Week – Occupational Therapy

The Phantom – Telegraph Q+A

Wonder – Christian Union

Union Honours

Barrie Archer

Billy Baker

Ellis Vavruskova

Eryk Gadomski

Faye Davies

Lewis Roden

Sophia Lemord

Society Committee of the Year

Afro-Caribbean Society

Christian Union




Musical Theatre

Pokemon Go


Student-Led Service of the Year

Phantom Events

Phantom Radio

Phantom TV


Student Action

The Phantom

Buxton Society of the Year

Circus Skills



Society of the Year

British Sign Language

Christian Union




Musical Theatre

Pub Games