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

Splash Foundation

890. Simon Holliday (Hong Kong)

Free swimming lessons for Hong Kong's disadvantaged communities

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Woodland Trust Northern Ireland

889. Peter Lyons (Bangor)

Engaging the community in their local woodlands

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Remembering World War I in Portsmouth

888. Allan Thompson (Portsmouth)

Renovating the naval city's only WWI museum

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Prostate Cancer UK

887. Kevin Webber (Epsom)

Tackling gruelling ultra marathons whilst diagnosed with terminal prostate cancer

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Veterans’ Café

886. Phil Burton (Lancashire)

Combatting social isolation among Armed Forces veterans

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Angel of Hope Memorial Garden

885. Andrea McAleese (Coleraine)

Bereavement support for parents in Northern Ireland's first memorial garden

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