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Calling local heroes in Greenford

04 July, 2017
Specsavers in Greenwood on hunt for local heroes
Dame Mary Perkins call out to Greenford residents

Specsavers stores at Westway Cross and Greenford are on the hunt for some young local heroes!

Why the search

Specsavers founder, Dame Mary Perkins, is a patron and supporter of the BCYA - the British Citizen Youth Awards.  As they sound, this great initiative recognises and celebrates all the wonderful things that young people to do support their community, local charities and society.

Dame Mary Perkins urges Greenford residents to apply

Dame Mary, alongside all the colleagues here at Specsavers, believes their could be some amazing achievements in our own community and we'd love you to be recognised.   It is really easy to enter too.  It is open to all children who will be under the age of 16 in October 2017.

To apply, please email jacquif@britishcitizenawards.co.uk with BCYA in the subject line. The deadline for all entries is Wednesday 9 August 2017.

What the prize entails

If you are picked out as a winner, you will get to go to the Palace of Westminster in October 2017, where Specsavers founder Dame Mary Perkins will present the medals to those individuals who have done amazing things for their communities.

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