Video: Local heroes celebrated at 2012 Leader Champions Awards - part four

LOCAL heroes were celebrated at Thursday’s Leader Champions awards night at the Brackenborough Hotel in Louth.

Overall nine winners cleaned up out of 11 categories, with Marcus Walmsley of Louth picking up the Overall Leader Achiever award for 2012 after he swam the English Channel to raise money for charity, to add to the Brave Heart Hero award he’d picked up just moments earlier.

In a first for this year, sponsors Seacroft Ford of Mablethorpe presented a special award to Trevor Marris of Louth for his sterling community and charity work over the years.

Watch the video to see what happened on the night, and look out for more videos and pictures on our website.

Thanks to our sponsors Seacroft Ford.

Winners were:

Parent of the Year: Carol Wright

Child of the Year: Kylie Gravenor

Spirit of Youth Award: Joel Bowness

Service with a Smile: Virginia Bang

Nurse/Doctor of the Year: Kay Gosney

Sporting Hero: Sam Hewson

Adult Achiever: Trevor Marris

Excellence in Education: Rita Blyth

Brave Heart Haro: Marcus Walmsley

Overall Leader Achiever 2012: Marcus Walmsley

Seacroft Ford Special Award: Trevor Marris