Posts Tagged ‘Bristol Bike Project’

Honoring Effort and Impact at the Observer Ethical Awards

Timberland’s European PR manager, Esther Lopez Riva, had this news to share from the recent Observer Ethical Awards:

On Thursday 9th June, The Timberland team attended the annual Observer Ethical Awards at the V&A museum in London. Awards were presented to the night’s winners by actor Colin Firth and his wife Livia, model Lily Cole and environmental journalist Lucy Siegle.  The esteemed panel of judges for the event included TV presenter and adventurer Ben Fogle, physicist Brian Cox and even iconic naturalist, Bill Oddie!

Colin Firth and the women of Timberland

Timberland was the proud sponsor of the Observer ‘Grass Roots Award’ and Anabel Drese, our CSR Manager and OEA judge was there to present the award to the Bristol Bike Project.

Timberland’s Anabel Drese and the Bristol Bike Project team

The Bristol Bicycle Project is a volunteer-run, community bicycle project that repairs, reuses and relocates unwanted bicycles within underprivileged and marginalised groups in the city. See link here for more on the work they do:

http://www.thebristolbikeproject.org/