Martin and Roman Kemp launch campaign to find Sussex’s Smile Makers

The father and son have partnered with Specsavers this Christmas to find and celebrate Sussex's unsung heroes.

It it part of a national hunt for people hose acts of kindness, charitable endeavours or volunteering efforts could be eligible for a money can’t buy prize – a one to one video call with Martin and Roman, plus a £1,000 cash prize and a glasses voucher to spend in store.

The ITV Sunday Best presenters are enjoying helping Specsavers celebrate the positivity and delight that a simple smile can bring.

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Former Spandau Ballet musician and actor, Martin, said: ‘This year has been tough for all of us, but there are people throughout the country who are so generous in their commitment to their local community, regardless of whatever personal challenges they might face.

Martin and Roman Kemp - Edited by Marcus Hessenberg Photography London

"We’re thrilled to be able to reward these people in our small way and say thank you for their service to making people smile."

Capital Breakfast host and presenter Roman added: "I admire anyone who takes it upon themselves to give back to others. Everyone has faced struggles this year so it’s even more admirable when people put their own to one side, to support and spread a little cheer.

"Dad and I are looking forward to reading about these selfless stories for ourselves and helping select the winners – and hopefully making them smile in return."

If you know someone who deserves recognition, visit to nominate them today.

Martin said: "This could be anyone who has gone above and beyond, helping those isolated with a face-to-face visit, organising community events such as food banks or virtual entertainment, bringing people together to raise morale, or simply being a friendly face in a time of need."

Entries close Friday, January 15, 2021.

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