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Super Ted shines at Pride of Britain

Credit: Pride of Britain Awards

A six year fundraiser from Warrington's celebrating after being named a Pride of Britain last night

After life saving heart surgey, Ted McCaffery ran a triathlon and launched a succesful social media campaign to raise money for Alder Hey Children's Hospital. 

When he was waiting for his operation, Ted was inspiried to raise funds to help children who would also occupy a bed. 

Just a few weeks after leaving hospital he was crossing the line in a triathlon, and launched the social media campaign #showusyourbear, where people take pictures of their bear and donate to Alder Hey. 

On last night's show shown on ITV 1, the youngster recieved his award from Carol Voderman and given a very special prize by Olly Murs; a dream trip to Disneyland. 

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