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Less than 24 hours to apply for Pride of Britain Awards

There's less than 24 hours left to nominate someone for the Pride of Britain Awards 2014.

Do you know an inspirational fundraiser? Can you think of someone who is creative and passionate when it comes to raising money for charity?

Don't hesitate to nominate them to represent the ITV Border region this year.

To nominate and for more information click here.

Pride of Britain Nominations

At the heart of our communities are the amazing people who give up their time to improve the lives of those around them.

Do you know a great fundraiser? Nominate them for a Pride of Britain Award
Do you know a great fundraiser? Nominate them for a Pride of Britain Award Credit: ITV

If you know a great fundraiser who deserves to be recognised or an unsung hero who volunteers their time to help others in their community, nominate them for a Pride of Britain Award.

You can nominate someone by clicking here.

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Do you know a fantastic fundraiser?

We've launched the search for an amazing fundraiser to represent the ITV Border region at this year's Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards - and we need your help.

We're looking for nominations now for someone who raises funds for a great cause.

It could be someone who comes up with creative and offbeat ideas to raise cash - or maybe it's their passion and dedication that really inspire others to give.

Our winner will invited to attend the star-studded Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards in London in October, with the event now in its sixteenth year.

Here's some more details:

Nominate a local fundraising hero for a Pride of Britain Awards

We're launching the search for an amazing fundraiser to represent the ITV Border region at this year's Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards. And we need your help.

We're inviting nominations now for someone who raises funds for a great cause.

It could be someone who comes up with creative and offbeat ideas to raise cash. Or, maybe it's their passion and dedication that really inspire others to give.

Our winner will invited to attend the star-studded Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards in London in October. The event is now in its 16th year and will be hosted, once again, by Carol Vorderman.

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ITV Border's Local Hero attends Pride of Britain Awards

The Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards took place at a glittering ceremony in London last night.

Among the awards presented was Local Hero which saw each of the ITV regions select a nominee.

Border's local hero was 19-year-old Jodie Vasquez from Carlisle who has a rare incurable condition but has raised over £11,000 for The Sick Children's Trust.

Jodie wasn't the overall winner at last night's event but thoroughly enjoyed the experience:

First Responders recognised with Pride of Britain nomination

Aspatria Community First Responders have been nominated for a Pride of Britain award.

The team provide a vital service in rural West Cumbria, attending heart attack and stroke victims within minutes.

Parts of the area they cover are so remote it can take an ambulance up to 30 minutes to get to a casualty.

In situations where minutes matter the volunteer first responders can be the difference between life and death.

Watch the full report from Samantha Parker below.

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