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When Stacey Heywood's mum died suddenly when she was just 17 years old she took on the mantle of full time carer of her siblings and became Britain's youngest foster mum.

Daniel Gallimore's incredible heroism won him an Outstanding Bravery award at the first Pride of Britain Awards ceremony in 1999.

When Silla Carron saw her estate had degenerated into a haven for anti-social behaviour, drugs and gang culture, she bravely decided to make a stand to reclaim her North London community. It’s now been ten years since she won her Pride of Britain Neighbour of the Year Award so we thought it was a great time to revisit her to find out what’s been happening in her neighbourhood.

Lollipop lady Karin Williams received an Outstanding Bravery Pride of Britain Award in 2013 after risking her own life to act as a human shield against an out of control car.

Every week we are confronted by articles telling us that our nation’s children don’t exercise enough and are becoming a generation addicted to technology based gaming. So, when we discovered inspirational Headteacher Elaine Wyllie we had to investigate further.

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