Hull "bee lady" named Fundraiser of the Year at Pride of Britain Awards

Jean Bishop collects her award

Jean Bishop from Hull, who dresses as a bee to raise cash for Age Concern, has been named Fundraiser of the Year at the Pride of Britain awards.

91-year-old Jean has become well known in the region and has raised more than £90,000.

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The 15th year of the Pride of Britain awards is being marked by a gala ceremony in London tonight - hosted by broadcaster and presenter Carol Vorderman. Among the nominees is Yorkshire's Francine Levin.