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The Bristol Young Heroes Awards 2019 returns for the sixth annual event to celebrate and recognise the valuable contribution that Bristol’s young people make to the city.

So if you know a Young Hero aged 11-19 years old nominate them now below.

Closing Date: Friday 22nd December 2018

We believe when we celebrate lives like these we all benefit.

If we lift a story we can lift a person! In sharing, owning and celebrating these stories, we believe we can contribute to Bristol becoming its best.

We invite City leaders from business, politics, faith groups, sport and entertainment to join with us, the nominee’s families, friends and the young heroes themselves in making Bristol a place in which great things can be achieved in the face of adversity.

Over All Young Hero 2018 Winner: Allayha Daniels

The Best of Bristol, someone who embodies the energy, compassion and the creativity of Bristol. Chosen from all the nominees.

Allayha Daniels from Learning Partnership West

Presented by: Stephen Cowan from GKN Aerospace
Sponsored by: GKN Areospace

Action Hero 2018 Winner: Keanon Frost

A young person who has exceeded expectations and accomplished something great in one of the Arts.

Keanon Frost from Youth Moves

Presented by: Ben Smith from the 401 Challenge
Sponsored by: Wales and West Utilities

Arts & Culture Hero 2018 Winner: Maisie Evans

A Young person who is looking after a family member or relative and has sacrificed a lot by putting someone else’s needs above their own.

Maisie Evans from Creative Youth Network

Presented by: Miles Chambers, Bristol 1st Poet Laureate
Sponsored by: We the Curious

Caring Hero 2018 Winner: Ellie Holley

A Young person who is looking after a family member or relative and has sacrificed a lot by putting someone else’s needs above his or her own.

Ellie Holley from Bradley Stoke Community College

Presented by: Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol
Sponsored by: Arthur David

Enterprise Hero 2018 Winner: Clea Rossiter

A young person who has identified a need and found an enterprising approach to fill it.

Clea Rossiter from Priceless Clothing UK

Presented by: Jane Harrington from UWE
Sponsored by: University of Bristol

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Environmental Hero 2018 Winner: Yahye Jama

A young person who is contributing to or co-ordinating activity into having a positive impact to the environment, Locally, City Wide or Nationally.

Yahye Jama from Youth Horn Concern

Presented by: Mark Millar from BBCs DIY SOS
Sponsored by: Elmtree Garden Services

Learning Hero 2018 Winner: Lily May Papworth

A young person who has exceeded expectations and achieved success in education, especially by over coming adversity or challenging circumstances.

Lily May Papworth fromYouth Moves

Presented by: Donna Kehoe from Bank of England South West
Sponsored by: UWE

Sporting Hero 2018 Winner: Elijah Sweeting

A young person who has exceeded expectations and triumphed in sport, especially by over coming adversity or challenging circumstances.

Elijah Sweeting from Young Bristol

Presented by: Amy Williams MBE Olympic Gold medallist
Sponsored by: Brandal

Super Hero 2018 Winner: Libby Smith

A young Person who has gone above & beyond the call of duty to display an act of courage and bravery or someone who has overcome adversity through illness or disability.

Libby Smith from West Town Lane Academy

Presented by: Harry & Ceejay McGregor, 2017 Super Hero Winner
Sponsored by: Business West

High Sheriffs Award: Denise Clifford

Someone who has shown considerable dedication to the service of Young people. No age limit.

Denise Clifford from Youth Moves

Presented by: 2018 High Sheriff Roger Opie

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