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The Black Country Sport and Physical Activity Assoc presented” The Elvis Gordon Chairs Recognition Award” November 2014 the first time this award had been presented.
The Points of Light award August 2014 from the Prime Minister David Cameron.
The High Sheriff of the West Midlands award July 2014 in recognition of valuable services to the community
Paralympic Opening Ceremony 29th August 2012 ” The one in a million event never to be repeated in my lifetime, fantastic to be a part of”
Olympic Torch bearer 31st May 2012,Cobridge, Stoke ” A privilege and an honour to have taken part in the torch relay, again for me this experience will never happen again in my life time”.
Freedom of the Metropolitan Borough of Sandwell 31st March 2012 “For a West Bromwich boy the ultimate honour from your own council privileged and very proud to become the 11th honorary freeman”.
The Justgiving Endurance Fundraiser of the year Trophy 2012
The Griffin Trophy 2011 Lands end to John’O’Groats Association most prestigious award
Friends of Dartmouth Park awarded honorary membership
Blind Dave Events room A room named after Blind Dave at the New pavilion in Dartmouth Park
120 Bus named Blind Dave Chosen by the drivers from Dudley Garage
Cyclist of the year Trophy 2011 by Cycling in Sandwell
West Bromwich Albion players award “Contribution to the Community” first ever
Honorary doctorate awarded by the University of Wolverhampton on 9th September 2011 “A very proud moment”
Ambassador for the West Bromwich Albion Foundation on Sept 2010 at the Hawthorns “Every fans dream to be a part of their club, Boing! Boing!”
Governor at Queen Alexandra College first time a student appointed
Patron of Ideal for all on “Nice to feel I am worthy of supporting and heading a local charity, hope I continue to inspire”
BBC WM honours 40 years of broadcasting in recognition of your outstanding service to the people of the West Midlands
Team Blind Dave created as part of the Kidney Kids Appeal to raise 1.5 million
The High Sheriff of the West Midlands award in recognition of great and valuable services to the community
BBC Midlands Sports award Special achievement award 2008
Sport England Award in recognitions of your 7 marathons, in 7 days on 7 continents
Guide Dogs Award For proving that sight loss is no barrier to human achievements
Express & Star Local Hero award in recognition of your heroic contribution to the community
Greets Green Local Hero award
Guide Dogs 2004 Most inspiring fundraiser