The founder of Corby's Adrenaline Alley has been honoured in the Queens Birthday Honours List, revealed on June 9.

Mandy Young has worked for a number of years on the project which has developed into a thriving urban sports centre.

Her initial idea was to create a safe space for youngsters to skate, and has developed with the support of various charities and Mandy and her team's hard work.

Mandy will receive the MBE for services to young people in Corby.