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Nominate your local hero for Pride of Britain Awards

Pride of Britain Awards Photo: ITV

ITV Newsrooms across the country are launching the search for our region's most inspirational characters.

We're looking for nominations for the 'ITV Local Hero Award', which will form part of this year's 'Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards'.

We want to hear about people whose passion and commitment have impacted

the neighbourhood and lives of those around them.

Regional winners will be joining the stars on the red carpet for the Pride of Britain event at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London in October.

If you would like to nominate someone for the ITV Local Hero Award, here's how you can do it.

Go to the Pride of Britain website and complete the nomination form online.

The closing date for applications is 11.59pm on Friday August 31st 2012.