Health Heroes Awards 2018: celebrating excellence in health care

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The Lancashire Post is delighted to announce the launch of the Health Heroes Awards, sponsored by UCLan!

The awards will recognise and celebrate excellence in health care – in the public, private and voluntary sectors.

Sponsored by the University of Central Lancashire

Sponsored by the University of Central Lancashire

Do you know someone who is a Health Hero, someone who has gone above and beyond to improve the health of you, your family or someone you know? Then we want to hear from you.

We are looking for inspirational stories of those individuals who have made a real difference – whether they are a dedicated GP, a wonderful community nurse, or a midwife who has helped a new mum through a difficult time. Or it could be a member of the public, an unsung hero who goes out of their way to help others, or an inspirational charity worker or volunteer.

For full details of the categories and criteria visit
Receiving one of these awards is public recognition for the tremendous work people do on a daily basis so please get in touch, we want to hear from you. If you know someone who deserves an award, then write to us at Health Heroes Awards, The Lancashire Post, Avroe House, Avroe Crescent, Blackpool Business Park, Blackpool FY4 2DP or email us at by Friday 4th May 2018.

Please include your own name and contact details, as well as the name and contact details of the person you are nominating, and a brief explanation why they deserve an award. Shortlisted nominees will be invited to the glittering awards presentation dinner at Ribby Hall Village on Wednesday June 6th.

Don’t delay, nominate today!