A British-Indian delivery van driver has been named the recipient of this year’s “Pride of Britain Award” for risking his life to prevent a road accident that could have resulted in multiple fatalities, a media report said.
Becks’ cheeky face was captured in the background of a picture of Midlands Air Ambulance Paramedic Dr Ben Clark, who was being honoured for his and his team’s effort in rescuing those tapped on that Alton Towers’ Smiler ride crash earlier this year.
The ceremony is always an emotional one, so we asked celebrities on the way in what else makes them cry.
Founded in 1999, the “Pride of Britain Awards” are presented to the country’s unsung heroes.
Prince Charles, who was also present at the award congratulated Patel for his courageous act.
David Beckham was at the Pride of Britain Awards to honour Sohanna [David Beckham/Instagram].
The Prince of Wales will be shown in a video during the ceremony.
“I go to a lot of these (other) award things so I see the same people picking up the same awards, it gets boring”, the pop svengali said.
The Ebola aid workers are being praised for their willingness to go into the worst-affected area and risking infection.
David Beckham, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Simon Cowell were among the stars there to give their support to a few of Britain’s bravest people.
British nurses Will Pooley, 30, of Suffolk, and Pauline Cafferkey, 37, of Glasgow, and British Army medic Corporal Anna Cross, 25, of Cambridge, have all recovered after being treated for the contagious disease.
Despite having limited rope training, they ignored health and safety rules to climb the structure to save the lives of the trapped victims.