Census 2021 heroes
Census 2021 is the 22nd census in England and Wales.
To celebrate this, we wanted to recognise the achievements of 22 ordinary people who have done extraordinary things.
22 purple plaques for Census 2021
Thank you for all the entries to nominate your local community heroes.
Our judging panel of Joanna Page, Imran Hameed, Deborah Okenla and Delwyn Derrick had the difficult job of choosing the winners.
For dedication to their local communities, we were delighted to award the 22 winners with their own, unique Census 2021 purple plaque.
Census 2021 Heroes in Wales
Floyd Haughton, Patrick Mulder, and Mirta and Jason Beasant.
Census 2021 Heroes in London
Safia Jama and Pamela (not shown).
Census 2021 Hero in Cumbria
Census 2021 Heroes in the South East of England
Sulayman I and Jane Stanford-Beale.
Census 2021 Heroes in the South West of England
Jack Littlejohns and Tracey Fleming.
Census 2021 Heroes in the West of England
Mat Callaghan and Kate Turner.
Census 2021 Heroes in the East of England
Bernadetta Omondi and Mick Pescod.
Census 2021 Heroes in the North East of England
Fareeha Usman and Anthony Wright.
Census 2021 Heroes in the North West of England
Ken from Everton in the Community (not shown) and Marilyn and Michael Holt.
Census 2021 Heroes in the Midlands
Michael Johnson-Ellis and Clive Lawrence.
Census 2021 Heroes in Yorkshire
Donna Varley and Peter Singh.