Vote for your 2014 Scotland’s Real Hero

The nominations flooded in and have been whittled down to a shortlist of 30 finalists by our panel for the second series of RBS: Finding Scotland’s Real Heroes. We're paying tribute to people across Scotland whose hard work, ingenuity, ambition and generosity has improved their communities. Now it is your turn to have your say and vote for who you think is the most deserving hero.

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Hero Animal of the Year

Let’s meet some very special four legged friends in this year’s brand new category – Hero Animal of the Year.

Carol Smillie

The much loved Scottish television personality fronts RBS: Finding Scotland's Real Heroes. She is joined by a number of celebrity reporters to bring you the 2014 nominees.

Nicholas McDonald

The Motherwell lad was the runner up on X Factor 2013 and soon after released his debut album, In The Arms of an Angel.

Mark Beaumont

Cyclist and adventurer Mark Beaumont broke the Guinness World Record for cycling around the world.