Nominations are open for awards commemorating community heroes.

The Mayor’s Pride Awards are collecting nominations for inspiring individuals who contribute to the community, closing on January 29.

St Albans Mayor Cllr Mohammad Iqbal Zia, said: "It is important that we celebrate the achievements, hard work and commitment of these stars in our community by giving them the recognition they deserve."

To put someone forward visit or call 01727 819311 for assistance.