Knight Warrior

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Knight Warrior
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Knight Warrior, 2018
Vital Statistics
Hero Knight Warrior
Alias(es) Knight Worrior
Identity Public
Alter Ego Roger Hayhurst
Category Crime Fighter
Location [[Location::* Birkenhead, Merseyside, England, UK
* Manchester, England, UK (former)]]
Status [[Status::On Hiatus]]
Superhero Activity
Faction * UKI: Liverpool
* Justice Union
Affiliates Lord Mole, Shipwreck, Templar
Foes Rudeness, incivility, John Prescott
Actions Breaking up fights, discouraging anti-social behavior, keeping the peace
Physical Description
Gender Male
Outfit Mask, boots (black), gloves (black), cape (blue), hood (blue), Lycra shirt (black & blue)
Colors Black, Blue
Symbol
Knight Warrior's logo, 2018
Equipment Utility belt, blue riot shield
Abilities A supernatural desire to make the world a better place

Knight Warrior is a Real Life Superhero with a base of operations in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. He is the founder and former branch leader of the United Kingdom Initiative: Liverpool. He was also a member of the Justice Union.

His mission statement as given in his own words:

My mission is to help keep the streets of Salford as safe as possible for residents and visitors there.

I also help out the homeless with food and things they need when I can.

As the needs of Salford change, so will my mission, but I will always have the best interests of the area at heart.

History

Knight Warrior became a RLSH starting in 2011 and started patrolling his neighborhood in his custom blue and black Lycra suit.

2011 Ballot Run

Knight Warrior declared an intention to run for Mayor of Salford, which was made the news in the British media. However, his bid to raise the deposit money required to run on the ballot failed due to lack of donations, so he was forced to cancel plans to run. Knight Warrior then declared he would run for the Salford and Eccles MP seat at the next general election.

2012 Engagement

Due to his previous attempt at running for mayor of Salford, when Knight Warrior got engaged to fellow RLSH, Knight Maiden, their engagement was widely reported upon by the British news media.

Retirement

In March of 2013, Knight Warrior announced his retirement after having a run-in with some locals who recognized him and decided to test his fighting skill.

Boomtown

Boomtown was a TV series that aired on BBC3 on Wednesday, August 14th, 2013. The show is set in a fictional town inhabited by characters from around Britain, including Knight Warrior and Knight Maiden. They appeared in Episode 6, which last aired on Mon 23 Sep, 2013.

Out of Retirement

On December 19th, 2017, Knight Warrior announced via Facebook that he was coming out of retirement.

UKI Summit

In April of 2018, The UKI Central hosted a meet-up between Lord Mole, Shipwreck of the UKI London, and Knight Warrior.

UKI Liverpool

On May 18, 2018, it was announced that Knight Warrior would assume leadership of the new United Kingdom Initiative: Liverpool.

In early 2019, Knight Warrior stepped down to allow Templar to assume leadership of the Liverpool branch.

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External Links

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Dailmail.com: "Real-life Justice League of everyday superheroes patrol Liverpool fighting crime… but so far they’ve only managed to thwart one pickpocket"

Mirror: "Real-life Justice League patrols streets of Liverpool with mission to fight crime"

Liverpool Echo: "Meet the Real Life Superhero Patrolling the Streets of Liverpool"

Manchester Evening News/YouTube: "Knight Warrior: Real life Superhero" - RETRIEVED 3/11/2017

Newsey World:/YouTube: "Real Life Superhero Retires After Getting Beat Up" - RETRIEVED 3/11/2017

Heroes in the Night: "Knight Warrior Runs for Mayor" - RETRIEVED 3/11/2017

Heroes in the Night profile - RETRIEVED 3/11/2017