Joan Flanaghan, Airmyn was shortlisted in 3rd. place for The Chairman's awards 2019. Joan nursed her parents who both had cancer, and now supports many residents with the ilness. Since 2009 Joan has run a plant stall from outside her house on the High Street, raising over £21,000 for McMillan Cancer Support.  Joan uses the funds raised to run a free monthly self-help and social group.  For over 30 years she hs been involved in the running of Airmyn Memorial Hall.