An awards ceremony recognising the extraordinary work of the people of the city took place at Ripon Cathedral on Thursday, October 26.
The St Wilfrid’s Stars event invited all those nominated as they celebrated the selfless work of individuals in Ripon's close and thriving community.
Take a look at these 17 images of an evening that showcased the remarkable work of all generations and organisations in 2023.
Cheers and tears were welcomed during the evening.
Images taken by Nick Lancaster.
1. St Wilfrid's Stars, Ripon Cathedral
St Wilfrid's Stars 2023 was a spectacular event that took place at Ripon Cathedral on Thursday, October 26. Photo: Nick Lancaster
2. St Wilfrid's Stars, Ripon Cathedral
An all star event commemorated people and organisations who selflessly enhance the city's community. Photo: Nick Lancaster
3. St Wilfrid's Stars, Ripon Cathedral
The stars which decorated the cathedral were stitched by Ripon Poppy Project to symbolise the incredible work of individuals. Photo: Natasha Audsley
4. St Wilfrid's Stars, Ripon Cathedral
The Mayor of Ripon , coun Sid Hawke, presented the awards throughout the evening. Photo: Nick Lancaster