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Jenny Worth Wins BBC "Unsung Hero" Award

Jenny Worth - Unsung Hero 2006
Jenny is presented with the "Unsung Hero" award by BBC Spotlight's Victoria Graham.

Congratulations to Jenny Worth who has been recognised as BBC South West's "Unsung Sporting Hero" of 2006. The surprise presentation was made by Victoria Graham of BBC Spotlight on Thursday 7th December at Launceston College during Table Tennis Club.

Jenny has run the Table Tennis Club for the last 20 years and the after school Badminton Club for the last 15 years. As most members will know, Jenny has also been heavily involved with the Tennis Club over the years as Secretary and Junior coach.

The award is well deserved recognition for her efforts and she now goes forward to the national final, held at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year in Birmingham's NEC. There are 14 other finalists and the top 3 will receive awards live on BBC1 on the night (from 7pm Sunday 10th December).