11 October 2011
Congratulations to Pippa Haines from Hampshire and Isle of Wight ACF who was named Radio 1 Teen Hero 2011 at their annual Teen Awards celebration at Wembley Arena on Sunday 9 October 2011. Pippa was one of three teenagers selected from 1000s of nominees to receive her award at the ceremony, in front of a crowd of thousands.
Pippa was nominated for being a young carer to her mother, for her active role in the ACF and also for voluntary work she does for Southampton Council. She received her award from Ed Sheeran and also received a personal message of congratulation from none other than Britney Spears.
Check out Pippa’s nomination film and watch her receive her award.