Number One awarded an MBE

people-ianjohnsonWe wish to congratulate our Group Scout Leader Ian Johnson, who was announced has been made a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) in Her Majesty’s the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

Ian has received this award for services to the community of Leigh-on-Sea for the outstanding work and commitment he has given over the past 50 years as a Scout Leader, member of St. John’s Ambulance, School Governor for West Leigh Junior School, 40 years of service with Essex Fire and Rescue Service, and the many committees and events he has assisted with Leigh Town Council over the years.

Ian has helped and given up much of his life to the community and this award is very much overdue, well done No. 1!