Scottish football star drives home locals stuck out in the snow

Some heroes wear capes - others wear claret and amber.

Motherwell's Charles Dunne. Picture: SNS

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Due to his team’s postponed fixture with Aberdeen in the Ladbrokes Premiership, Motherwell’s Charles Dunne was given the afternoon off to do as he pleased.

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Instead of putting his feet up and watching TV or playing Fifa, the 25-year-old decided to drive around the town offering lifts to local residents walking about in the snow.

Charles Dunne's Instagram stories. Picture: Instagram

The centre-back posted the highlights of his good deed to his Instagram story, showing at least three pedestrians getting into Dunne’s vehicle.

The club’s chief operating officer Alan Burrows tweeted: “What a man Charles Dunne is! Just seen his Instagram stories! #LanarkshireSuperhero”

Charles Dunne's Instagram stories. Picture: Instagram