Freedom of Nelson Award
Published: 20 December 2016
Nelson Town Council presents Mr Fred Stringer with the Freedom of Nelson Award at the Town Council meeting on the 14th December. Fred was granted the award at a meeting of the Town Council held on Wednesday 26th October. The Council wished to give public recognition to and appreciation of the eminent services rendered to the people of Nelson over a long and eventful period. Fred was granted the award as he is an outstanding ambassador for Nelson. He took it upon himself to ensure that all from Nelson who gave their lives for their country, from the Boar War to the latest conflict in Afghanistan, are remembered.