All this week we are featuring the work of amazing people who have made a real difference to the lives of those in their community. We asked you to nominate a "local hero" for the glittering Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards, which take place in London next month.
Today we take a look at the work of Francine Levin, who, for two decades, has made dreams come true for children suffering from cancer. We hear from Jean Baum a former oncology ward clerk and Kerry and Ian Winter the parents of Libby in Mark Witty's report.
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A woman from Harrogate who underwent major cancer surgery less than 3 years ago is preparing for the sporting challenge of a lifetime.
A family is calling for a Parliamentary debate over the use of CCTV in care homes after the neglect suffered by an elderly patient.
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