Louise Redknapp Steals the Spotlight at Pride of Britain Awards

Ordinary Heroes Shine at Annual Pride of Britain Awards

The showbiz world took a step away from the spotlight on Sunday evening as ordinary folk from across the country were applauded for heroic acts of individual bravery at the annual Pride Of Britain Awards.

Stars Gather to Celebrate Acts of Bravery

The event returned to London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, where a host of stars were on hand to celebrate those members of the public whose selfless acts helped change – and in some cases save – the lives of others.

Louise Redknapp Steals the Spotlight

Leading the way ahead of the annual ceremony, Louise Redknapp commanded attention as she greeted onlookers on the red carpet.

The singer, 48, looked typically stylish in a sheer black lace top with a bra underneath, teamed with a blazer and trousers.

Ferne McCann’s Glamorous Appearance

Ferne McCann put on a busty display in a plunging black gown with a long mesh train.

The TV personality, who is already mother to daughter Sunday, welcomed a baby girl with her businessman fiancé, 31, in July.

Oti Mabuse Radiates Elegance

Oti Mabuse, who is expecting her first child with her husband Marius Lepure, 40, put on a glamorous display in a black satin gown with embellished silver detail.

The professional dancer, 33, elevated her height in black stilettos, and her long raven tresses were styled in a high ponytail.

Nicola Stuns in Red Gown

Nicola showed off her incredible figure in a strapless red gown with a rose detail and a thigh-high split.

Billie Shepherd’s Elegant Red Carpet Look

Meanwhile, Billie Shepherd stunned in an elegant cream gown, with tiny beads that glistened under the lights as she walked the red carpet ahead of the main event.

The strapless number featured structured panels and a chic train that nipped in at the waist with two crystals.

Georgia Harrison Dazzles in Sequined Gown

Georgia Harrison wowed in a red sparkly red gown which was adorned with sequined poppies.

The reality star showed off her ample cleavage in the sleeveless dress which featured a huge skirt and flowed onto the red carpet.

Amy Dowden Shines in Pink

Amy Dowden oozed sophistication in a floor-length pink gown, with a giant satin bow detailing on the shoulder.

The Strictly Come Dancing star, 33, beamed for the camera as she stepped out for her first red carpet appearance with a shaven head looking sensational.

Strictly Stars Support Amy Dowden

Also in attendance were Amy’s fellow Strictly dance pros, Janette Manrara and Dianne Buswell who were out to support their girl.

Laura Anderson Glams Up

Laura Anderson looked incredible as she went full glam for the Pride Of Britain Awards.

The former Love Islander welcomed her first child, Bonnie, with her on-off partner Gary Lucy at the beginning of September, and the star was positively glowing just one month on since becoming a mum.

Denise Van Outen in Pretty Pink

Denise Van Outen wore a busty, pale pink gown as she walked the red carpet at the event.

The actress, 49, looked incredible in the pretty number that featured a semi-sheer skirt and delicate, spaghetti straps.

Jamie Laing and Sophie Habboo’s Stylish Duo

Jamie Laing and wife Sophie Habboo cut very glamorous figures as they stepped out to the Pride of Britain Awards together.

Former Made In Chelsea star Jamie, 34, looked dapper in a black suit and matching tie which he teamed with a white shirt.

Faye Winter Turns Heads

Faye Winter caught the eye in a dramatic black gown with a ruffled tulle skirt and thigh-high leg slit. Walking the red carpet at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, she boosted her height with a pair of strappy black heels.

Honoring Remarkable Achievements

The annual Pride of Britain Awards will return for a 24th year at London’s Grosvenor House, with Carol Vorderman and Ashley Banjo co-hosting the star-studded affair.

Taking place since 1999, the ceremony honors the achievements of truly remarkable people from across the UK and all walks of life – nominated by members of the public.

Airing on ITV

After a shortlist has been produced from the thousands of entries, winners are chosen by the Pride of Britain judging panel.

Despite taking place on Sunday evening, the ceremony will be aired on ITV on Thursday October 12 at 8pm.

Nine Categories of Honors

The Pride Of Britain awards will honor winners in nine categories; TSB Community Hero Award, Good Morning Britain Young Fundraiser of the Year, This Morning Emergency Services Award, Outstanding Bravery, Child of Courage, Prince’s Trust Young Achiever, Special Recognition, and Outstanding Contribution.

Inspiring Winners

Winners who will be honored at the glitzy event include murdered hero Lee Rigby ‘s son, Jack Rigby, 13, and former rugby player Rob Burrow, alongside his wife Lindsay and best friend Kevin Sinfield.

Speaking to the Daily Mirror about his award, Rob said: ‘I am inspired by the true unsung heroes that make me proud to be British.’ It is even more special that I get to receive the award alongside my wife Lindsey and great friend Kevin.

I am so proud of them.

Holly Willoughby’s Absence

A slew of famous faces are set to go to the bash, however regular attendee Holly Willoughby will not be appearing.

The TV presenter has canceled her plans to attend the annual awards as she deals with an alleged kidnap plot.

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