Middlesbrough's Citizen of the Year anounced

Yasmin Khan receiving an earlier award

A leading Teesside community worker has been named Middlesbrough’s Citizen of the Year 2013.

Yasmin Khan will receive the prestigious award from Middlesbrough Mayor Ray Mallon at a special ceremony at Middlesbrough Town Hall tonight (December 17).

Currently Yasmin is involved with a number of community and voluntary sector organisations.

Middlesbrough’s Citizen of the Year award was set up to honour members of the local community who go above and beyond the call of duty to improve the lives of others.