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Singer and actress on Pride of Britain bus tour comes to the Midlands

On the hunt for an East Midlands fundraiser or unsung hero Credit: ITV News Central

The big bus tour for the Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards has been in town today, along with singer and actress Sarah Harding to help out proceedings.

Sarah Harding was in town Credit: ITV News Central

They are on the hunt to find a fundraiser or unsung hero to represent the East Midlands, and are asking people to nominate someone they know.

Sarah popped along to puppy training classes at Osgathorpe in Leicestershire earlier today, before making her way across the region.

Pride of Britain bus seeking top fundraisers

Pride of Britain Bus Credit: Daily Mirror

The Pride of Britain bus is coming to the Midlands today and along with it actress Sarah Harding. It'll be visiting a puppy training class in Leicestershire and Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

ITV Central is seeking two of the Midlands top fundraisers to represent the region at the Pride of Britain awards.

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It is 30 years to the day since the satirical puppet show first aired on ITV.

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