Hero Awards

Time & Leisure Community Hero Awards ***CLOSED***

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Community Hero Awards

Recognising the incredible work of local people during the Coronavirus outbreak. Nominate someone you know in south west London or Surrey who deserves to win one of Time & Leisure’s Hero Awards prizes

During the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve seen the most incredible acts of kindness, bravery and compassion. From our NHS workers on the frontline and those providing essential services to keep us going, to the everyday heroes volunteering in our communities. We want to hear about them. Doctors, nurses, key workers, and all the volunteers who, perhaps without even realising it, have made such a difference to their local neighbourhoods. Scroll down to enter your nomination in the Time & Leisure Community Hero Awards.

Time & Leisure’s Hero Awards recognise and reward the amazing people who have been doing so much to look after our local communities. During the crisis we’ve been covering local Coronavirus news and stories online and our weekly newsletter. We’ve been inspired by people’s heroic work; NHS staff, key workers, mutual aid volunteers and neighbours who have set up and got involved in the inspirational initiatives in our communities. Lucy Kane, Time & Leisure’s publisher and owner said

Lucy Kane“I am so excited to launch the Time & Leisure Hero Awards, it is so important to thank those special individuals who have been working tirelessly during the crisis and helping keep our communities safe.”

Nominate your local hero

These awards will be voted for by you, our readers and residents of SW London and Surrey. Nominate someone you know who deserves recognition for all their hard work during the pandemic. Every person nominated will receive a Community Hero Award certificate. Our judges will award the prizes based on their contribution to the community and number of nominations received. There are a host of amazing prizes which will be awarded to top superheroes will be awarded as a thank you from all of us for hard work and dedication. See prizes and enter below.

The Prizes

Llama Love Stay

Includes: overnight stay for two people in a Shepherd’s Hut, English Breakfast, Llama trek, two course meal

Merry Harriers in Surrey are offering a Llama Love stay. The friendly herd of llamas has an incredibly calming and therapeutic influence and they make the ideal companions for trekking the outstanding natural beauty of the hills surrounding the inn with its unique flora, fauna and history. The treks follow a variety of routes selected to suit individual fitness and ability. This prize includes an overnight stay for two people in a Shepherd’s Hut, English Breakfast, Llama trek, two course dinner or picnic (depending on the time of year) and lunch the following day.

T’s & C’s – Prize is subject to availability, valid for 12 months and has a 72 hour cancellation policy

Shephards Hut Llamas hero award prize

Middle-eastern Picnic for two

Professional chef Keiran Mustafa based in Surbiton will be preparing Middle-eastern picnic for two. Keiran started his professional career at michelin starred Chez Bruce and his successful career includes top London michelin restaurants. Whilst his next project has been put on hold due to COVID-19 he’s been busy making meals for NHS workers. Sample menu for the picnic includes:

  • Mezze: Homemade hummus with za’tar, Smoked aubergine yoghurt, Muhammara – red pepper dip, Ramadan pide – Turkish bread
  • Turkish pastries: Spinach & feta borek, Beef and onion borek
  • Middle Eastern sweets: Tahini swirls, Semolina cakes
  • To drink: Iced Turkish tea

Luxury Food & Drink Hamper

Ashworths Solicitors are supporting the Hero Awards and are giving a luxury food and drink hamper

Shopping spree and a meal for two

Hawes and Co Estate Agents are giving £60 worth of Elys vouchers and a meal for two at No.97 in Surbiton

Magnum of Champagne

Chelsea Wine merchants Lea & Sandeman with shops in Fulham and Barnes are giving a magnum of house Champagne ‘Benedick’

Meal for two at The White Onion

Morrisons Solicitors have donated a £75 voucher Dinner for Two at The White Onion in Wimbledon

…plus more prizes and announcements to be made soon


Time & Leisure Community Hero Awards

Nominate your Hero:

Please tell us in one or two sentences why you’re nominating them. The awards are for South West London and Surrey. Closing date: midday, Friday July 31st.

    By entering, you consent to our use of your personal data for this purpose, as outlined in our Competitions & Prize Draws privacy notice.

    You may be contacted by our team and asked to send your nominated person their certificate or prize.