Awards & National Coverage


This page will be updated in due course. It will ultimately become an archive for all of the awards and coverage that the Bansang Hospital Appeal has attracted over the years.

For the time being, here are just a few of the notable achievements of the Appeal since 1992;

  • 2014 – BPEC, Legacy Award – the first to ever be awarded
  • 2014 – Honorary fellowship from the University of Northamptonshire
  • 2013 – BPEC, British plumbing employees council Life Award
  • 2009 – MRG, presented by the President of the Republic of The Gambia
  • 2008 – MBE, presented by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace
  • 2006 – Anita made a guest appearance on the Libby Pervis show on BBC Radio 4
  • 2006 – Pride of Northamptonshire, runner up
  • 2005 – Pride of Northamptonshire, winner
  • 2004 – Daily Telegraph ‘Beacon Prize’, highly commended
  • 2003 – Daily Telegraph ‘Beacon Prize’, highly commended
  • 1998 – Paul Harris Fellowship award from the Rotary Club of Kettering