Thompson Named A European Hero

British actress EMMA THOMPSON has been named a European hero for her dedicated humanitarian work.

The OSCAR-winning actress and poverty campaigner, 45, has been acknowledged in the annual TIME MAGAZINE poll for her tireless work in Africa.

The other Britons recognised were round-the-world yachtswoman ELLEN MacARTHUR, BODY SHOP campaigner ANITA RODDICK, animal conservation specialist JANE GOODALL and ABOUT A BOY author NICK HORNBY who funds a school for autistic children.

04/10/2004 14:26

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