About John Biggs

John has been involved with the club for over 50 years now and continues to work towards helping young people in the North Manchester Area.

In 2015  John Biggs was Honored by the Queen he was given the B.E.M medal the British Empire Medal for his 50 Years Voluntary work at the Whitemoss Youth Club.

In 2001, John received “Mancunian of the Year”. An award at which Kevin Keegan was also nominated the same year.

In 2002 John ran with the baton the final day before the Commonwealth games started, passing all of the managers and employees of British Aerospace . Plus John was the Winner of the Be Proud Awards Volunteer of the Year 2012 for all his volunteering over last 40 years of running Whitemoss Youth Club well done dad. Recently John Biggs received his 50 years Award from the Boys and Girls Federation Club to still run this youth club 50 years later is big achievement .

John Biggs Presentation for the B.E.M Award from the Queen the B.E.M British Empire Medal for 50 Years of servies to Whitemoss Youth Club and Community Club.

John Biggs Presentation for the B.E.M Award from the Queen the B.E.M British Empire Medal for 50 Years of servies to Whitemoss Youth Club and Community Club.

B.E.M award . British Empire Medal from the Queen for 50 Years of Voluntary Services 2015.

B.E.M award . British Empire Medal from the Queen for 50 Years of Voluntary Services 2015.

John at the time was the Youngest Leader in Charge taking over at the age of 21

John at the time was the Youngest Leader in Charge taking over at the age of 21

John Biggs Queens Award B-E-M Award for Voluntary Servies

John Biggs Queens Award B-E-M Award for Voluntary Servies

Basil and Mark Charlestown's Councilors at the Charlestown pub with John Biggs Celebrating 40 Years of Whitemoss Youth Club and Community Formally known as North Manchester Boys and Youth Club

Basil and Mark Charlestown’s Councilors at the Charlestown pub with John Biggs Celebrating 40 Years of Whitemoss Youth Club and Community Formally known as North Manchester Boys and Youth Club

John Biggs Showing the Duke of Gloucester around the club on his visit for our 40th Anniversary

John Biggs Showing the Duke of Gloucester around the club on his visit for our 40th Anniversary

John Biggs Manchester City Council Putting his Picture up near the new library of him getting the Mancunian of the Year 2001

John Biggs Manchester City Council Putting his Picture up near the new library of him getting the Mancunian of the Year 2001

Bobby Charlton sending John Biggs a Congratulations to John for his 40 years of Youth Work a big thanks to Bobby for taking his time in sending the message.

Bobby Charlton sending John Biggs a Congratulations to John for his 40 years of Youth Work a big thanks to Bobby for taking his time in sending the message.

John Biggs and Bobby Charlton in the 60's at the Vasa Club Collecting for the Boys Clubs.

John Biggs and Bobby Charlton in the 60’s at the Vasa Club Collecting for the Boys Clubs.

John Biggs and Bobby Charlton at the Town Hall meeting at the Queens Jubilee .

John Biggs and Bobby Charlton at the Town Hall meeting at the Queens Jubilee .

This is Be Proud Awards Winner John Biggs 2012

This is Be Proud Awards Winner John Biggs 2012

THIS WAS NORTHSIDE'S COMMENT S MADE ABOUT JOHN BIGGS AND WHITEMOSS YOUTH CLUB AND COMMUNITY CENTRE

THIS WAS NORTHSIDE’S COMMENT S MADE ABOUT JOHN BIGGS AND WHITEMOSS YOUTH CLUB AND COMMUNITY CENTRE

John Biggs in the Manchester Evening News for over 50 Years of Voluntary Service Well Done Dad

John Biggs in the Manchester Evening News for over 50 Years of Voluntary Service Well Done Dad

in Boggett Hole Clough at a Community Event.

John Biggs



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