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Town Hall staff zoom to front in transport’ awards

PUBLISHED: 21:51 26 January 2009 | UPDATED: 13:59 05 October 2010

TOWN HALL transport officials have received a top local government award for their services to London’s deprived East End. TV presenter Denise Welch gave the Association for Public Service Excellence’ award to Tower Hamlets council for “most improved transport operations and vehicle maintenance.”

TOWN HALL transport officials have received a top local government award for their services to London's deprived East End.

Actress and TV presenter Denise Welch gave the 'Association for Public Service Excellence' award to Tower Hamlets council for "most improved performer for transport operations and vehicle maintenance."

The transport staff saw off competition from five other local authorities in Britain to take the title for their fleet of vehicles which cater for the needs of children and adults with special educational needs.

They pipped shortlisted council staff from Barnsley, Coventry, East Dunbartonshire, Gedling and Southampton.


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