DERBY TO PRESENT ORFORD 'EXCELLENCE IN THE COMMUNITY AWARD'

DAVE Orford, 77, the pioneering cycle racing promoter and former pro from Derby, who has long campaigned for Britain?s former stars to receive due recognition, was pleasantly surprised to learn this week that the spotlight has been turned on him.

Derbyshire County Council are to award him an ?Excellence in the Community Awards 2007?

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