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When an off-duty soldier was hacked to death in a London street, three women thought nothing of their own safety to step in.

 

After nine years without a job, with no purpose and no future, Clifford Harding was facing life as just another unemployment statistic.

 

When an out-of-control car hurtled towards a group of children at a school crossing, lollipop lady Karin Williams dived into its path to push them to safety.

 

As little Harley lay and hovered on the brink of death from meningitis, doctors made the heartbreaking decision to amputate his arms and legs to save his life.

 

In the year The Football Association celebrates its 150th anniversary, this determined grassroots volunteer proves the nation's favourite sport has the power to transform people's lives for the better.

 

Sharon Gray remembers vividly the moment that inspired her to become a teacher.  "I was around five or six years old when I walked into my big sister's classroom.  It was the most inviting, interesting, beautfiul environment, and it was the way her teacher enticed everybody. "

When Matthew Wilson was shot in the head by a Taliban sniper, he simply picked himself up and carried on fighting to save his comrades.

 

Bailie Kershaw was plunged into a terrifying life-or-death situation when his dad suffered a massive heart attack and collapsed in front of him.

 

When 69 year old Susan Stockwell slipped on the patio and fell head first onto paving stones her brave grandchildren’s quick reactions helped to save her life.

When Rachel and Jason Aird from Ellesmere Port took their daughter Tillie to hospital in December they thought that she had nothing more than a water infection. 

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