Our judging panel will be made up of representatives from our sponsors as well as members of the numerous newspapers associated with the event.

More judges to be announced in due course.

Russ Piper
Chief Executive
Sovereign Health Care

Russ entered the financial services industry in 1986. He was introduced to the cash plan market in 2002 and joined Sovereign Health Care in 2006.

Russ has a real passion for the work Sovereign Health Care does, in particular the local good causes it is able to support through its Community Programme. In the last 13 years, Sovereign has donated over £9 million to community or charitable initiatives with a health and wellbeing focus including over £2 million to Yorkshire NHS Trusts.

Nancy Fielder
Sheffield Star
Laura Collins
Yorkshire Evening Post
Jean MacQuarrie
Yorkshire Weeklies including Harrogate Advertiser, The Scarborough News, Wakefield Express, Halifax Courier
David Vernon-Edwards
The Children's Hospital Charity
As the Director of The Children's Hospital Charity, David leads the team that raises money for one of the UK's leading children's hospitals, based here in Sheffield. Over 290,000 patients from all over the UK visit Sheffield for specialist care each year.