The deadline is fast approaching to nominate your sport stars in the district.

Nominations for Braintree Council's Active Braintree District Sports and Physical Activity Awards must be submitted by 5pm on Friday, October 6.

The council organises the annual awards to share and celebrate success and commitment in sport.

There are ten categories in all, ranging from Young Sports Personality to Coach of the Year.

To nominate or find out more, visit

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #ActiveAwards.