Pride of Britain Awards
|Pride of Britain Awards|
|Location||Grosvenor House (2011–)
The London Studios (2000–10)
Dorchester Hotel (1999)
|Hosted by||Carol Vorderman|
|Network||ITV, STV, UTV|
|Runtime||120 minutes (inc. adverts)|
|Produced by||Tim Miller
Maia Liddell, Jeremy Phillips, Yvonne Alexander
|Directed by||Paul Kirrage|
The awards honour British people who have acted bravely or extraordinarily in challenging situations and are presented by Carol Vorderman. The Pride of Britain Award winners are chosen by a panel of celebrities and well-known figures from a range of backgrounds, and has included multiple appearances by Simon Cowell, Richard Branson, Fiona Phillips, Christine Bleakley, Sir John Stevens, Sir Magdi Yacoub, Richard Wallace, Eamonn Holmes and Aled Jones, chaired from 1999 to 2004 by Piers Morgan and from 2005 to 2006 by Peter Willis, founder of the awards.
The first Pride of Britain Awards were held at the Dorchester Hotel in London in May 1999, then relocated to The London Studios in 2000, and then later relocated to Grosvenor House from the 2011 award ceremony.
|Episode||Original Air Date||Viewers
|1||May 1999||N/A||Carol Vorderman||Dorchester Hotel|
|2||12 April 2000||9.44||The London Studios|
|3||11 April 2001||8.26|
|4||6 March 2002||6.06|
|5||4 March 2003||5.63|
|6||16 March 2004||5.52|
|7||11 October 2005||5.84|
|8||7 November 2006||5.79|
|9||10 October 2007||6.97|
|10||1 October 2008||5.87|
|11||7 October 2009||6.35|
|12||10 November 2010||6.64|
|13||5 October 2011||5.82||Grosvenor House|
|14||30 October 2012||4.59|
|15||8 October 2013||4.69|
|16||7 October 2014||4.52|
|17||1 October 2015||3.92|
|18||1 November 2016||4.54|
|19||31 October 2017|
|International Award||His Late Majesty King Hussein of Jordan and Her Majesty Queen Noor|
|Special Award||Doreen Lawrence|
|Most Inspiring Young Sportsperson||Michael Owen|
|Linda McCartney Award for Animal Welfare||Juliet Gellatley|
|Outstanding Contribution||Mo Mowlam|
|Entrepreneur of The Year||Richard Emanuel|
|Inventor of The Year||The Viagra Scientists|
|Pioneers of The Year||Richard Noble
Sqn. Ldr Andy Green
|Outstanding Bravery Award||Donna Marie McGillion|
|Child of Courage||Rhys Daniels|
|Fundraiser of the Year||Sandra Howard|
|Lifesaver of the Year||Kevin Dingle,
|Teacher of the Year||Helen Ridding|
The 2nd Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 12 April 2000. It was the first time the awards were held at The London Studios.
|Lifetime Achievement||Chad Varah|
|Special Award||Tim Berners-Lee|
|The Heroes of Paddington|
|Mike and Fiona Thornewill, Catherine Hartley, Caroline Hamilton, Ann Daniels, Rosie Stancer, Zoe Hudson, Pom Oliver|
|Outstanding Act of Bravery||Mark Taylor|
|Beyond the Call of Duty||Dr Heather Clark|
|Dr Alastair Mulcahy|
|Child of Courage||Charlotte Carter|
|Neighbour of The Year||Kathy Cassidy|
|Teacher of the Year||Gehane Gordelier|
|Woman of Courage||Alison Taylor|
|Linda McCartney Award for Animal Welfare||Irving Graham|
|International Services to Britain||Gareth Evans
|Careworker of The Year||Jean Forrest|
|Charity Fundraiser of The Year||Michelle Lewis|
|Outstanding Achievement Award||Dr Michael Foale|
The 3rd Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 11 April 2001.
|Lifetime Achievement||Peter Benenson|
|Special Award||Ellen MacArthur|
|Dr Rosemary Radley-Smith||Cilla Black|
|Innovation of The Year||David Marks
|Sportsperson of The Year||Sir Steve Redgrave|
|Linda McCartney Award for Animal Welfare||Carla Lane|
|Outstanding Act of Bravery||Brian Krishnan|
|Beyond Call of Duty||PC Daran Gagin
PC Ian Thomson
|Child of Courage||Jamie Baxter|
|Princes Trust Young Achiever Award||Matthew Graffham|
|Teacher of the Year||Sab Sahota-Lyons|
|Neighbour of The Year Norah Peyton||Norah Peyton|
|Fundraiser of The Year||Jill Farwell|
|Conservation Award||Dot Beeson|
The 4th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 6 March 2002.
|Lifetime Achievement||Sir John Sulston||Gordon Brown|
|Special Award||The Heroes of Sept 11|
|Outstanding Act of Bravery||Debby Dumigan|
|Child of Courage||Katie-Louise Beynon|
|Sportsperson of The Year||David Beckham|
|Beyond Call of Duty||PC Simon Dell|
|Neighbour of The Year||Steve Wardle|
|Linda McCartney Award for Animal Welfare||Mark Glover|
|Princes Trust Young Achiever Award||Emma Honey|
|Teacher of the Year||Sandra Walton|
|Fundraiser of the Year||Barbra White|
|Carer of The Year||Jill McGowan|
The 5th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 4 March 2003.
|Lifetime Achievement||Sir Nicholas Winton|
The 6th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 16 March 2004.
The 7th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 11 October 2005.
The 8th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 7 November 2006.
The 9th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 10 October 2007.
The 10th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 1 October 2008.
The 11th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 7 October 2009.
The 12th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 10 November 2010.
The 13th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 5 October 2011.
|Young Fundraiser of the Year||George Major||Gary Barlow, Dermot O'Leary and Tulisa Contostavlos|
|Teenager of Courage||Danielle Bailey||The Saturdays and Peter Andre|
|Special Recognition||Sergeant Dipprasad Pun|
|Daybreak Emergency Services||WPC Kelli Walker
WPC Katie Harvey
|Fundraiser of the Year||Tom Lackey||Elle Macpherson|
|Outstanding Bravery||Ann Timson|
|Lucy Gale||Michael McIntyre|
|Lifetime Achievement||Bob Woodward||Sue Johnston and Barry McGuigan|
|Child of Courage||Tom Phillips||Ant & Dec|
- Christine Bleakley
- Peter Willis
- Johnson Beharry
- Gareth Jones (Retail Director of Shop Direct Group)
- Christine Beasley
The 14th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 30 October 2012.
|Child of Courage||Ramona Gibbs||Cast of The X Factor
|Fundraiser of the Year||Flo & Jim Essex||Dawn French|
|Special Recognition||Jane & Michael Gates||David Cameron|
|Katie Piper||June Brown
|Natalia Aggiano||Jon Bon Jovi|
|Team GB and Paralympics GB||Prince Charles|
|Young Fundraiser of the Year||Jack Henderson||Rolf Harris|
|Teenager of Courage||Alice Pyne||Robbie Williams|
|Jack Carroll||Emma Bunton
|Daybreak's Emergency Services||Hartlepool RNLI and Coastguard||Cast of Downton Abbey
|Outstanding Bravery||Royston Smith & Alistair Neill||Ben Fogle
|Corporal Carl Taylor||Myleene Klass
|Prince's Trust Young Achiever||Jay Kamiraz||Pierce Brosnan
|ITV Local Heroes||Ann and Terry Panks||Paddy McGuinness
|Lifetime achievement||Doreen Lawrence||Natasha Kaplinsky
|Teacher of the Year||Alan Watkinson||Roy Hodgson
The 15th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 8 October 2013.
|Child of Courage||Harley Lane||Nicole Scherzinger, Louis Walsh, Matt Richardson and Union J|
|Bailie Kershaw||The Saturdays|
|Fundraiser of the Year||Jean Bishop||The stars of Strictly Come Dancing|
|Special Recognition||Matthew Wilson|
|The Hillsborough families||John Barnes and John Bishop|
|FA Football Champion||June Kelly||Michael Owen|
|Young Fundraiser of the Year||Martha Payne||Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry|
|Teenager of Courage||Malala Yousafzai||David Beckham|
|Daybreak''s Emergency Services||Paul Eastment, Chris Missen and Martin Blaker-Rowe||Michelle Collins and Helen Worth|
|Outstanding Bravery||Karin Williams||James Corden|
|Prince's Trust Young Achiever||Clifford Harding|
|ITV Local Hero||Anne Scarfe||Christine Bleakley and Phillip Schofield|
|Lifetime Achievement||Ray Powles & Trevor Powles||David Cameron|
|Teacher of the Year||Sharon Gray||Jimmy Carr and Jack Carroll|
The 16th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 7 October 2014.
|Outstanding Bravery||Andrew Bilton, Brian Keane & Joanne Keane||Jeremy Piven, Kara Tointon and Katherine Kelly|
|Agnes Malcolmson & Danny Turner||Donny Osmond and Myleene Klass|
|Child of Courage||Jack Mackay||Peter Capaldi|
|Renee-Mai Bolter||Simon Cowell, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Louis Walsh, Sarah-Jane Crawford and Dermot O'Leary|
|Teenager of Courage||Cissy Adamou||Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and McBusted|
|ITV Fundraiser of the Year||Tony Phoenix-Morrison||Christine Bleakley, Phillip Schofield, Paul Hollywood, Jamie Oliver and Mary Berry|
|Young Fundraiser of the Year||Ted McCaffery||Olly Murs|
|Special Award for Outstanding Achievement||Tim Berners-Lee||David Cameron and Samantha Cameron|
|Good Morning Britain local hero||Betty McGlinchey||Ben Shephard, Susanna Reid and Bruce Forsyth|
|Emergency Services||Sara Widdrington||Ronnie Corbett and Alan Carr|
|Teacher of the Year||Ray Coe||John Bishop and Jimmy Carr|
|Prince's Trust Young Achiever||Georgia Hardie||Martin Clunes|
|Lifetime Achievement||Roy Calne||Paul O'Grady and Katie Piper|
|Special Recognition||Stephen Sutton||Jason Manford and Roger Daltrey|
|Neil Laybourn||Russell Brand|
|Steve Dayman||Ed Miliband and Justine Thornton|
|Invictus Games Armed Forces Team||Nicola Adams, David Weir and Bradley Wiggins|
- BOLD indicates the celebrities introduced the award
The 17th Pride of Britain Awards were televised on ITV on 1 October 2015.
|Outstanding Bravery||Peter Fuller||Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby|
|Dee Patel||Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and David Hasselhoff|
|Child of Courage||Bailey Matthews||Tom Daley, Rebecca Adlington, Greg Rutherford and Victoria Pendleton|
|Joshua Williamson||Little Mix and Roy Hodgson|
|Teenager of Courage||Sohana Collins||Rupert Grint and David Beckham|
|ITV Regional Fundraiser||Paula Maguire||Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes|
|Young Fundraiser of the Year||Amelia Gebruers||Simon Cowell, Rochelle Humes, Melvin Odoom, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Caroline Flack and Nick Grimshaw|
|Good Morning Britain local hero||Alice Burke||Susanna Reid, Ben Shephard, Boris Johnson and Barbara Windsor|
|Emergency Services||Major David Cooper, Tom Waters and Dr Ben Clark||Richard Hammond and Jimmy Carr|
|Teacher of the Year||Elaine Wyllie||Gordon Ramsay and Ryan Thomas|
|Prince's Trust Achiever||Duane Jackson||Sharon Osbourne and Ozzy Osbourne|
|Special Recognition||Joanne and Dan Thompson||Katherine Kelly and Jeremy Piven|
|British Ebola Aid Effort||Lenny Henry and Suranne Jones|
|Fred and Vivienne Morgan||Geri Halliwell and Bruce Forsyth|
|Jess Evans and Mike Houlston||Peter Andre and Anita Rani|
|Walking with the Wounded|
- BOLD indicates the celebrities introduced the award
The 18th Pride of Britain Awards were held on 31 October 2016 and were televised on ITV on 1 November 2016. Carol Vorderman returned to present the ceremony.
|Outstanding Bravery||William Edwards|
|Child of Courage||Dylan Graves||Phil Neville, Jamie Redknapp, Olly Murs and Louis Tomlinson|
|Nikki Christou||Mary Berry, Jamie Oliver and Candice Brown|
|TSB Community Partner||Billy Muir||Johnny Vegas and Alesha Dixon|
|ITV's Fundraiser of the Year||Ben Smith||Fay Ripley and John Thomson|
|Good Morning Britain Young Fundraiser||Rhea Kara||Ben Shephard, Susanna Reid, Ant & Dec, Geri Halliwell and Emma Bunton|
|This Morning Emergency Services||Dr Simon Walsh, Dr Samy Sadek and paramedics Bill Leaning, Sam Margetts and Dean Bateman||Phillip Schofield|
|Prince's Trust Young Achiever||Francesca Brown||Prince Charles|
|Lifetime Achievement||Professor Stephen Hawking||Theresa May|
|Special Recognition||David Nott||Mark Austin|
|Karen Johnson||Gary Barlow, Howard Donald and Mark Owen|
|Team GB and Paralympics GB|
|Simon and Ted McDermott||Cliff Richard and Joan Collins|
|The Groves family||Ross Kemp and Dame Barbara Windsor|
The 19th Pride of Britain Awards will be televised on ITV on 31 October 2017, with Carol Vorderman as host.
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