On Tuesday 24th February, Jason Loftus and Dave Tapper from Double Impact joined the Andy Whittaker and Sarah Julian morning show on BBC Radio Nottingham; to talk about addiction, recovery and the up and coming Spirit of Recovery Awards taking place on Friday 27th January.

Dave, who was nominated for the Community Champion award, shared his story with an inspirational anecdote about how he has managed to turn his life around and help others to avoid the same mistakes he made at the heights of his addiction.  

Jason, The Events & Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sobar, later made a surprise announcement live on-air that Dave had won the Community Champion Award. 

Listen to the full segment and Dave's reaction to winning the award.

We would like to say a big thank you to Andy & Sarah and the rest of the team at BBC Radio Nottingham for inviting Jason and Dave to be featured on the show.