Civil rights pioneer led a victorious boycott against racist bus company bosses in 1963, paving the way for Britain's first race laws
Founded Children With Cancer UK with his late wife Marion, raising £230million in memory of their two children
Growing up in Chitagong, now in Bangladesh, then part of Pakistan, Ram Prasad Sengupta could hardly have imagined his life today as a world-renowned neurosurgeon, honoured by royalty for his incredible work.
Inspirational anti-violence campaigner Marcia Shakespeare has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at Pride of Birmingham.
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