A district nursing sister from Newsome has won an award.
Ruth Garside came first in a mentoring award at the Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. The decision was made by a poll among staff.
Ruth, 39, has worked for the trust for 20 years and was educated at Newsome High School and Greenhead College.
She is the daughter of Keith and Joyce Garside from Newsome.
Ruth’s favourite pastime is walking and she now lives in Stockport.