Protagonist Definition

pro·tag·o·nist ( prōˈtaɡənəst,prəˈtaɡənəst )

noun: protagonist; plural noun: protagonists

  • the leading character or one of the major characters in a drama, movie, novel, or other fictional text.

  • the main figure or one of the most prominent figures in a real situation.

"in the struggle to create peace and reconciliation, the main protagonists were young people"

  •  an advocate or champion of a particular cause or idea.

"a strenuous protagonist for improving their local community spaces"

"a protagonist for equality and social justice"


We believe you can be a protagonist for developing your community, wherever you are in the UK! It all begins with hope. What are your hopes for your community or place? What are the hopes of others?