Search for unsung heroes

Spirit of Northern Ireland overall winner 2015 Jay Beatty with Louis Walsh at last year's event. c/o press eye INLT-13-705-con
Spirit of Northern Ireland overall winner 2015 Jay Beatty with Louis Walsh at last year's event. c/o press eye INLT-13-705-con

The 2016 Spirit of Northern Ireland Awards with Specsavers has launched.

The categories are: Unsung Hero, Overcoming Adversity, Spirit of Youth, 999 Hero, Charity Champion, Spirit of Health, Spirit of Education, Caring Spirit Award, Spirit of Sport and Overall Spirit of Northern Ireland Award. To make a nomination, explain in 50-100 words why this person deserves an award and email to spiritofniawards@sundaylife.co.uk or fill in a form at a local Specsavers. The closing date is April 22.