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The daily Points of Light award recognises outstanding individual volunteers - people who are making a change in their community.

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Recent Points of Light winners

Akke Rahman on the peak of Everest

Peak Humanity

25 May 2022

1923. Akke Rahman (Oldham)

Breaking mountaineering records to raise money for charity

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Jessie Davies

Social Media Stammer Role Model

24 May 2022

1922. Jessie Davies (Cynon Valley)

Raising awareness of speech impediments

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Nikki Holt

Makaton with Lucinda

23 May 2022

1921. Nikki Holt (Weston-super-Mare)

Helping people understand Makaton language

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Anya Pearson and Evie Swire

Mary Anning Rocks

19 May 2022

1918. Anya Pearson (Lyme Regis)
1919. Evie Swire (Lyme Regis)

Celebrating the legacy of pioneering woman scientist Mary Anning

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Simon Baines

Cotham Hill Street Party

18 May 2022

1917. Simon Baines (Bristol)

Organising one of Bristol's largest community events

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Haris Kiani

Social Mobility Champion

18 May 2022

1916. Haris Kiani (London)

Championing social mobility

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