Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr This article has been republished by kind permission from the Lochgelly Community Development Forum, please visit their site for further info. The Lochgelly Community Council has awarded Mr John Peden as the Lochgelly Citizen of the Year for 2010 at a special ceremony, where he was presented with a trophy by Chairperson Eileen McKenna. This award is given each year to someone in the community. It is an honour given from the people of Lochgelly. John is renowned throughout Lochgelly for his volunteering work. He has dedicated all his life to helping others. John has worked for over 25 years as a volunteer helper/driver with special needs groups, the Double H and the Memphis clubs, also for a number of years, has assisted the mother and toddler groups by setting up their play equipment. John also makes time to help the Salvation Army, and any group or member of the public that needs help, John is always there. Congratulations to John Peden for being recognised for his commitment to the local community.