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

The Big Learner Relay

833. Louise Walsh (Lymington)

Raising money for Children in Need

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The Exaireo Trust

832. Dettie Wallington (Loughborough)

Rehabilitation and accommodation in the local community

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For a reason

831. Carl Thomas (Stockport)

Taking on sporting challenges for charity

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Fix the Fells

830. Barry Capp (Cumbria)

Maintaining over 2,000km of paths in the Lake District

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Duchenne UK

828. Emily Crossley (London)
829. Alex Johnson (Preston)

Combining forces to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

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‘Poppy Man’

827. Eric Atkin (Mexborough)

Over 75 years supporting the 'Royal British Legion'

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