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
    29% 22 / 74
  • Miss P
    37% 28 / 74
  • Linton
    32% 24 / 74

Posthumous Award Live

  • Felix
    33% 23 / 69
  • Olive
    44% 31 / 69
  • Cadet
    21% 15 / 69

Community Achievement Live

  • Zita
    60% 57 / 95
  • Akala
    22% 21 / 95
  • Jak
    17% 17 / 95