Local Hero Awards 2016
Our Local Hero Awards 2016 were held at The Venue at Barkisland recognising the achievements of those West Yorkshire people who go above and beyond for others.
The evening was hosted by our very own Danny Mylo & Rosie Madison from Pulse 1 Breakfast and Chris Johnson from Pulse 2 Breakfast.
Along with the nominees we welcomed Panto and Comedy legend Billy Pearce, The Mayor of Calderdale Councillor Howard Blagborough, Huddersfield Giants star Luke Robinson and Bradford Bulls CEO and Pulse 1 presenter Robbie Hunter-Paul.
Music on the evening came from Stooshe, Max, Jamie Sykes and Alexandra Carlos
Parent of the Year - Jodie Ward
Teacher of the Year - Sarah Lawton
The Community Contribution - Malcolm Holgate
Grandparent of the Year - Eileen and Allen Aitchison
Contribution to Sport -Craig Taylor
Neighbour/Carer of the Year - Laurence Jones
Contribution to Charity - Derek Highe
Young Person of the Year - Robert Hawkins
Act of Courage - Amjad Malik
Boss of the Year -John Bolton and Tony Saunders
Overall West Yorkshire Hero - Lizzie Jones