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| UNSUNG HEROES| An inspirational night EACH YEAR BRAVE INDIVIDUALS ARE REWARDED FOR THEIR LIFESAVING HEROICS AND QUICK THINKING AT THIS PRESTIGIOUS, TEARJERKING CEREMONY WORDS: Jessie Bland | PHOTOGRAPHS: Daily Mirror Pride Of Britain Awards Ramona Gibbs (centre) receives the Child of Courage award, with her sister, Trixie (left) F or the past 14 years, the Pride Of Britain has celebrated the achievements of truly remarkable people up and down the UK; giving accolades to individuals who have overcome adversity, conquered monumental challenges and who have generally made the world a better place. And Carol Vorderman has hosted it since the start, back in 1999. ‘It’s reassuring to know that people want to watch real people getting awards,’ she says. ‘The stars of the show are ordinary folk who have achieved extraordinary things. Every year I stand on the stage, look out at all these famous faces and just think, wow, they’re all here to recognise the phenomenal achievements of normal people.’ Amazing stories ‘It feels like only yesterday that I presented the first Pride Of Britain,’ continues Carol. ‘I remember looking from the stage at a youthful SHOW YOUR APPRECIATION Tony Blair and a FILL OUT A FORM AT vibrant bunch of Spice WWW.PRIDEOFBRITAIN. Girls. And although COM TO NOMINATE time’s moved on, the SOMEONE SPECIAL magic continues to grow. ‘Who can forget the story of air stewardess Carol Miller who delivered and saved the life of a baby in a plane 30,000ft above the ground? Amazing.’ ■ Prince’s Trust Young Achiever, Jay Kamiraz (second from left) JUNE 2013 | 059

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of At Home with Carol Vorderman 2013

Editor's letter
Carol's hello
Summer days
Rear of the year
Shades of citrus
Maxi moment
Good for the sole
Razzle dazzle
Swing by the sixties
All shapes and sizes
Steal her look
The swimwear round
A moment with Carol
Beaming with pride
Loose women
Forever friends
What men want
The D word
Fear not
Keep your flirt on
Sex on fire
Culinary classics
Food glorious food
At a pinch
Oiling the meals
Flaming hot
Under the grill
Raise a glass
Water works
Weight-dropping wonders
Tuck in
Home improvements
Holiday hazards
Proceed with caution
Warning signs
Down to the bare bones
Back on track
A sorry sight
20 under £20
How do they do it?
Rewind time
Lacklustre locks?
Pearly brights
Good job hunting
Old timers
The golden years
Cash in a flash
Money guru
Foster the love
Child's play
Easy as 1, 2, 3?
Summertime accessories
Those in glass houses
On the tiles
Home safe home
Savvy traveller
Holiday honcho
Port of call
Here come the girls
It's a numbers game
Book it in
Up, up and away!
Last word

At Home with Carol Vorderman 2013