MP supports heroes awards

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BARNSLEY Central MP Dan Jarvis is calling for local groups to enter the TalkTalk Digital Heroes Awards 2012, which recognise and reward people using technology to help their communities.

They honour ‘inspirational people who use technology to benefit their community’, with 12 winners from different regions across the UK earning £5,000 to enhance their projects, with one overall winner getting £10,000.

The Labour MP said: “I will be encouraging local groups and individuals to enter the awards.”

The awards are now open for submissions at - the deadline for entries to the awards is Sunday, September 30.