Swimming after surgery

176. Fiona Smith

Using personal experience to bring confidence back to others through swimming

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Wrap up London

175. Elizabeth Grier-Menager

Collecting thousands of coats for those in need over the winter months

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Smartphone activated medics

173. Mark Wilson

Using modern technology to allow medically trained members of the public to intervene in an emergency

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Riding through illness

172. Meryl Hanmer

Volunteer riding instructor battles through personal difficulty to help others

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Community boxing

171. Alex Neave

Taking professional knowledge of sport and inspiring young people

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Puppy love

170. Pearl Watts

Training puppies to become support dogs for people with disabilities

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Computer Cafe

169. Gareth Coleman

Helping the community with the professional IT skills

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Taking on the Plastic Challenge

168. Emily Smith

Inspiring hundreds of people to use less plastic

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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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