A special award is given each year for outstanding work and achievement in fulfilling Phab’s aims.
The Paul Hope Award is organised by National Phab.
This annual award is in memory of the late Paul Hope.
Paul Hope was Phab Club Services and Development Officer based at Phab head office during the 80’s and early 90’s.
A member/volunteer of Chester Adult Phab, Andrew is nominated for the award this year in 2018.
The award is presented to person(s) deemed to have excelled in fulfilling Phabs aim to promote and encourage people of all abilities to come together on equal terms, to achieve complete inclusion within the wider community.
On Tuesday 16 October 2018, Andrew attended an award ceremony at the House of Lords in London with his father Mr Laycock. The Paul Hope Award 2018 was presented by Jane Campbell, Baroness Campbell of Surbiton and President of Phab National, Anita Dobson.