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WATCH: Winners of Stray FM's Local Hero Awards revealed

WATCH: Winners of Stray FM's Local Hero Awards revealed

Published by May Norman at 10:45pm 8th May 2019. (Updated at 11:10pm 8th May 2019)

Extraordinary people from Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale have been honoured at Stray FM's Local Hero Awards.

More than 300 guests attended a glittering ceremony at Rudding Park Hotel on Wednesday night.

Brought to you by CNG and Lights4fun, the awards recognise ordinary people or groups who have done or overcome extraordinary things.

Hundreds of nominations arrived and our judges had a very tough task of selecting the nominees.

Thank you for all of your nominations and congratulations to the winners on the evening. 

 

Sporting Achievement Award:

 

Teacher of the Year:

 

Bravery Award:

 

Good Egg:

 

Emergency Services Award:

 

Child of Courage:

 

Volunteer of the Year:

 

Community Local Hero:

 

Parent/Guardian of the Year:

 

Employer of the Year:

 

Charity Fundraiser of the Year:

 

 

 

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