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‘OLD GEEZERS’ DON AND CHARLIE HONOURED AFTER RAISING £350,000 FOR JOSPICE

Don Franks from Formby and Charles Callaghan from Ainsdale were among 28 people  chosen to be recipients of a new British Citizen Awards, which celebrate “ordinary people who do extraordinary things”…more


(ITV) MERIDIAN’S CHILD OF COURAGE TO BRITISH CITIZEN AWARD

A young man from Bournemouth has come a long way since receiving ITV  Meridian’s child of courage award in 2004. Initially recognised for his dedication to  improving the lives of diabetes sufferers…more


WESTWARD HO! CHARITY FOUNDER RECOGNISED FOR HER VOLUNTEER WORK

At a ceremony held at the House of Lords her proposer, Jenny Arnold, received the award on  Deri’s behalf. Deri was one of 26 ‘ordinary’ people being recognised for voluntary work…more


SUFFOLK MAN WINS MEDAL FOR CONTINUOUS CHARITY WORK

Harvey Mcsloy, from Stowmarket, won a British Citizen Award for his work with the charity  he set up, Trust Maria. The charity aims to raise funds to provide specialist equipment and  facilities for local hospices…more


FOUNDER OF VANDAL-HIT WILDLIFE CENTRE IS HONOURED
John Anderson, who founded Blyth Wildlife Rescue in 2006, has been recognised at an  awards ceremony in London…more 


DESIGN UNVEILED FOR BRITISH CITIZEN AWARDS MEDAL
The design of a new medal for unsung heroes who make a huge difference to their communities  has been unveiled ahead of the first British Citizen Awards ceremony…more


ITV -BRITISH CITIZEN AWARDS WINNER FROM BRIGHTON
The mother of a promising footballer who died after a fight in Rottingdean has received  a British Citizen Award today for her campaign work…more


HONOURS FOR SOCIETY’S REAL HEROES
A new Honours system which recognises everyday people for their positive impact on society  is being launched on Thursday (29th January 2015) at the Palace of Westminster in London  …more


NEW CITIZEN AWARDS CELEBRATE ‘ORDINARY PEOPLE’
Nominations can be submitted by either individuals or organisations and are free…more


SPOTLIGHT ON ORDINARY PEOPLE DOING THE EXTRAORDINARY
A new award aims to recognise our unsung heroes…more


‘INSPIRATIONAL’ FOUNDER OF RUNNING GROUP RECEIVES MAJOR AWARD
The founder of an informal running group in East Lancashire has been honoured after  helping more than 1,200 runners…more


AWARDS HONOUR THE INSPIRATIONAL
Westminster event for 28 medal winners…more


DESIGN UNVEILED FOR BRITISH CITIZEN AWARDS MEDAL
The nominees were chosen for good deeds outside the public eye…more


FGM CAMPAIGNER RECEIVES A PRESTIGIOUS HONOUR
28 Too Many Founder and Executive Director Dr Ann-Marie Wilson has been awarded  a British Citizen Award…more


AWARD FOR DEMENTIA CARERS CAMPAIGNER TOMMY
British Citizen Awards are independent awards in recognition of people who make a  difference in society, designed to be more accessible than the honours system…more


A ROLLERCOSTER DAY FOR THE CONNER’S FAMILY
The parents of Connor Saunders who was punched and killed during a street argument  in April 2012 experienced both delight and sadness on Wednesday…more


TOUCHING THE HEARTS OF MILLIONS
Diagnosed with polio at the age of one, Arun Vaghjibhai Patel, BACh today stands tall as he goes  on to change the lives of over 1,000 children living in the same condition…more


BRITISH CITIZEN AWARD FOR HIH PEAK VOLUNTEER
John Shufflebottom received a British Citizen Award in recognition of his 16 years  of voluntary work for the charity Victim Support…more


RECOGNITION FOR THE MAN WHO WON’T GO AWAY
British Citizen Awards are new, complementing the traditional honours system for recognising  top public servants, and they reward “exceptional endeavour” in a number of fields.  Loraine’s award was for ‘contribution to industry’…more


CHRUCH HOUSE HOSTS RECEPTION FOR UNSUNG HEROES
Church House Conference Centre GM Robin Parker said: “We were delighted to be involved in  the event which celebrated some amazing people…more


BBC INTERVIEW – SHANE BOARD RECEIVING A BRITISH CITIZEN AWARDS
Shane Board, BCAv interview…listen


RECEPTION FOR HONOURED BRITISH CITIZENS
Unsung heroes who have been recognised for their contribution to society joined together  at Church House Conference Centre last week for a special reception to mark the inaugural  British Citizen Awards (BCA)…more


AWARDS HONOUR THE INSPIRAIONAL WESTMINSTER EVENT FOR 28 MEDALLISTS
The inspiring stories behind individuals whose work will be recognised at the inaugural British
Citizen Awards (BCA)…more


ARUN PATEL, CHAIRMAN, POLIO CHILDREN (UK) RECEIVES BCA
Nominees come from all corners of the UK, all cultural backgrounds, and from all sectors of
the community…more