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Calling Time Out on 2015

Calling Time Out on 2015

2015 has been quite a year for Local Heroes and as we shut up shop until the new year we just wanted to reflect on the year that gone by. This autumn 43 schools attended our ten LH: Roadshows creating 306 Local Heroes’ student ambassadors.  We're looking forward to visiting AFC Bournemouth,...

Local Heroes Welcomes Britain's Most Successful Tennis Player to the fold!

Local Heroes Welcomes Britain's Most Successful Tennis Player to the fold!

Local Heroes is thrilled to announce that Jordanne Whiley MBE is the latest sports' star to become a Hero.  Jordanne, who first picked up a racket at just three, is currently is Britain’s No.1 wheelchair tennis player, world No.5 and No.1 in World doubles rankings.  In 2012, Jordanne partnered...

Hero Heads to the Jungle

Hero Heads to the Jungle

Hero Brian Friedman is one of the dozen brave souls that are heading downunder for I'm A Celbrity - Get Me Out of Here 2015.  Rather him than us. Everyone at Local Heroes will, of course, be following the antics avidly from the comfort of our living rooms.  We're all going to be rooting for...

MP LOBBIES FOR LOCAL ANTI-BULLYING CHARITY

MP LOBBIES FOR LOCAL ANTI-BULLYING CHARITY

DEVON MP Mel Stride, has praised Local Heroes in the lead up to national anti-bullying week for our efforts in tackling bullying and reducing hate crimes. The Central Devon MP hosted a meeting in Westminster with Chair Ryan Doyle, Patron and former Devon High Sherriff John Lee OBE and Children’s...

Second Half Starts This Week

Second Half Starts This Week

So after a well earned break over Half Term the second half of the LH: Roadshow tour 2016 starts again this week. We are looking forward to working with more schools in Bristol, Torquay, Tottenham, Milton Keynes, Leicester and Dorset over the coming weeks.  We're looking forward to meeting even...

And we're off - 2015 programme will be bigger and better

230x230 photoThe school holidays are over and everyone in the Local Heroes' office is hard at work pulling together our biggest and best Roadshow programme.  We may have been away for a while but so much has happened.  Here's just a taste of what's going on:

We're going to be launching two totally new programmes in January and are really excitied about that.

The wonderful Brian Friedman and Gemma Oaten have joined our Hero ranks and we have more fabulous new Heroes to announce over the coming weeks.

Our great friend Sachar is now a World Champion and we're totally thrilled about how succesful she is becoming in her sport.

Our Roadshow programme will be bigger and better this year.  We'll be holding 14 across the country in October and November and are delighted to working with some great sports clubs in staging them.  More on those to follow.

This Monday, 7th September, everything will be starting in earnest as the team heads up to Doncaster to deliver some training to......  well that would be telling wouldn't it.

So as we crack on into our new year I wanted to say thank you to all our friends, our Heroes, our partners and our funders.  It's going to be a very exciting year for Local Heroes as we carry on with our mission to#calltimeout on bullying and hate crime.

Ryan

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