About Everyday Heroes
Every day, St John Ambulance is saving lives and supporting your
communities. Yet despite our efforts, we know there are still too
many similar situations happening where first aid response is
missing. The outcomes are not so positive. We need the public's
support to do more across the country and create many more Everyday
Everyday Heroes Awards
The Everyday Heroes Awards showcases the incredible impact that
St John Ambulance has in society. This is through the actions of
our everyday heroes in local communities, workplaces, and through
The awards are split into four categories:
- Community Heroes
- Young Heroes
- Workplace Heroes
- Volunteer Heroes
Our Volunteer of the Year Award is included within the
Volunteers Heroes category.
Our nominations have now closed. Thank you to everyone
who submitted a nomination!
Find out how to nominate someone
for an award.
This year’s Everyday Heroes Awards will take place on Monday 7
October 2019 at the Hilton London Bankside. Find out how you can
attend the event.
This year's host...
We’re delighted that Reverend Richard Coles will join us as our
host for the evening for the second year in a row.
Reverend Richard Coles is a musician, broadcaster, and Church of
England priest in the parish of St Mary’s, Finedon,
Northamptonshire. He is dubbed ‘the most famous vicar in Britain’
having been one half of hit band, the Communards, in the 1980s.
The Rev. Coles has featured regularly in TV programmes,
including Celebrity MasterChef, Strictly Come Dancing, and Have I
Got News For You. He also hosts BBC Radio 4's Saturday Live
The Rev. Coles has a particular interest in housing and
communities. He is a Patron of Wellingborough Homes, which
provide social and affordable housing in the borough where he