At the Leicester City Football Club "End of Season Award Dinner held at

King Power Stadium on 7th May 2019, Geoff and Gill Smart were nominated for the inaugural Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha "Outstanding Community Award"

This award was to recognise "Truly Remarkable People who make  Leicester a better place

We all agree that Geoff and Gill really are truly remarkable people who have made a better place for many thousands of people, and not just in Leicestershire.

To the surprise of no-one, apart from Geoff and Gill themselves, they won!!!

and the award could not have gone to a more deserving couple.