Founder of North Woolwich charity one of Telegraph’s “Amazing 15”

The founder of a youth anti-crime charity in North Woolwich appeared in a national newspaper’s Top 15 inspirational figures.

Luke Dowdney MBE, a former amateur boxer, is also the founder and director of Fight for Peace which uses the sport combined with martial arts to help young victims of crime and violence.

For his efforts, The Telegraph included Luke in its ‘Amazing 15’ people “who represent Britain’s most exciting talent today”.

Visit to vote for Luke as the five most popular candidates win a year of the newspaper’s support.