Portland Councillor Rewarded for Dedication to Local People
7:43am 26th February 2013
Portland Councillor Les Ames has been recognised for his long service to local residents by Dorset County Council.
Les has been a ward member for Tophill for 28 years and has received an MBE.
He was presented with a certificate and a piece of glassware to mark his achievements.
Cllr Les Ames has represented Portland Tophill for 28 years. In his tribute, Cllr Wilson said:
"Les is one of the hardest working members that I know, always ready to volunteer for a committee, and relentlessly pursue the best outcomes for the people of Portland. It was no surprise that he was rewarded with the honour of an MBE."