Investigative journalist Katy Jones gets the Order of St John Award for organ donation
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Hillsborough journalist posthumous award for organ donation

An award-winning investigative journalist who was on the Hillsborough Independent Panel has been given a posthumous award for saving lives in her death.

Katy Jones worked on Granada's World in Action and ITV's Bafta-winning Jimmy McGovern drama documentary Hillsborough, as well as creating the BBC's Ten Pieces. She died from a brain haemorrhage in 2015.

She has been honoured with the Order of St John Award for organ donation.

Her husband Mike Spencer said her family were "immensely proud of her".

  • 27 Oct 2016