HONOURS OF DISTINCTION

How to Vote:

Honours Of Distinction is where the organisers have chosen specific figures from in the UK who have played a major and often, historical part which has left an indelible mark in the community with such distinction, it simply merited its own entry. Making a nomination in the Bright Lights Nominations category does not stop you from also making a vote in the Honours Of Distinction category; in fact, we positively welcome you to do both.

Please select from one or all of the categories to vote. You can click here to find out more about our Candidates.

Lifetime Achievement

  • Hope Powell
  • Ranking Miss P
  • Linton Kwesi Johnson

Posthumous Award

  • Felix Dexter
  • Olive Morris
  • Cadet

Community Achievement

  • Zita Holbourne
  • Akala
  • Jak Beula

Special Recognition Award To Be Announced On the Night

Voting Nominees

Lifetime Achievement Live

  • Hope
    27% 28 / 101
  • Miss P
    34% 35 / 101
  • Linton
    37% 38 / 101

Posthumous Award Live

  • Felix
    36% 35 / 95
  • Olive
    47% 45 / 95
  • Cadet
    15% 15 / 95

Community Achievement Live

  • Zita
    71% 115 / 161
  • Akala
    17% 28 / 161
  • Jak
    11% 18 / 161