The wait is over. Time Out’s writers and editors have named their 20 most influential figures of 2011. Ranging from the creative to the most innovative, these people made a significant difference to London in the past 12 months.
‘When his teenage son Dominic committed suicide as a result of anti-gay bullying, Roger Crouch committed himself to tackling bullying in schools. A patron of new charity Diversity Role Models, who send positive role models into schools, Crouch’s outreach work saw him awarded Stonewall’s Hero of the Year last month. Sadly he died on Nov 28.’ Paul Burston, Gay & Lesbian editor
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