Pride of Britain: Nominees

This year Calendar is once again joining forces with the Daily Mirror to find the individual you think deserves to be crowned our Local Hero 2013. We're looking for people who go the extra mile to be a force for good in their neighbourhood.

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Pride of Britain nominee day two Francine Levin

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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