Trelleborg is proud to announce that employee Jimmy Lloyd, alongside his colleagues at Skem Men Aces, has recently been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service: the MBE for volunteer groups.
Skem Men Aces is a football team solely for adults with learning disabilities, based in Skelmersdale. As an Olympic Winning Football team, it is the fastest and most successful club of its type in the country.
Jimmy, A-Shift Syntactic Production Lead at Trelleborg’s offshore operation, commented: “Winning the award was a complete shock and I have personally been on cloud nine since. Being involved with Skem Men Aces brings its own rewards and I have made so many close friends. This award has given everyone involved a great sense of pride.”
If you could like more information about Skem Men Aces or would like to enquire about becoming a team member please visit www.skemmen-aces.org.uk or call 07506 458716.
Fellow Award Winners include Carl Eaton, Miriam Eaton, Gerrard Mulville, Ben Eaton, Samantha Eaton & Chloe McMaster.
The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK to recognize outstanding work done in their own communities. It was created in 2002 to celebrate the anniversary of The Queen's coronation. It is the MBE for volunteer groups.