George Cross for heroic council leader

The Leader of Southampton City Council Royston Smith has been awarded the George Cross for disarming a sailor on board the nuclear submarine HMS Astute. Councillor Smith disarmed 23 year old Ryan Donovan after he attacked his fellow submariners in April of last year.


Brave soldiers honoured

Brave servicemen and women from the south have been honoured for going above and beyond the call of duty.