Group in top award win at Wath centre

A GROUP of people with learning difficulties have been praised after they completed a series of tasks to earn a top national award.

The six service users at the Oaks Day Centre in Wath-upon-Dearne completed the Gateway Award (Bronze Level).

The group - Janet Millitt, Ricky Edwards, Jenny Seed, Lauren Joyce, Kenny Endicott and Chris Endicott, received their awards yesterday, Wednesday.

Councillor John Doyle, who presented the group with their certificates, said: “This is the Learning Disabilities equivelant of the Duke of Edinburgh award and I am sure the Oaks Day Centre are very proud of these remarkable achievements.”