HEALTH and care workers in the district have been recognised for their work.

More than 60 nominations from across the Bradford District and Craven Health and Care Partnership were spotlighted.

Tribute was paid to individuals, teams and projects as part of the Act as One Festival Recognition Day.

The event also featured the premiere of a performance poem, by Haris Ahmed, highlighting the key achievements of partnership programmes.

During the festival, staff-led sessions were held to share best practice and innovations.

Professor Mel Pickup, for Bradford District and Craven Health and Care Partnership, said the initiative had been a huge success.

She added: "I’m delighted that we have had the opportunity to celebrate the fantastic work of our extremely talented staff here in Bradford district and Craven.

"We’ve shared some outstanding examples of best practice and innovation, and it’s a real privilege to be able to showcase our commitment to ‘acting as one’ to enable our people to be ‘happy, healthy at home’.

"I would like to say a huge 'thank you' to everyone who took part in the festival and for their continued hard work and support."

Details of all the Recognition Day nominations can be found at