Henderson Bowling Club member, Derek Meredith Williams has been awarded the Queen’s Service Medal in the New Years Honours.
Derek, who has lived in NZ for 32 years was awarded the medal for services to the Welsh community and athletics. Before retirement Derek worked as a teacher and held Welsh language lessons at various societies in Auckland. Derek is also involved with the Auckland’s Welsh Club, Welsh Society and the Association of Welsh Fold Dancing, Auckland.
We are certain that you will join us in congratulating Derek on his award.