Entries by rob

HAwards20 Sponsors

Here is a list of the wonderful organisations that supported Hyndburn Business Awards 2020. Please take the time to explore what they do by following the links. If you can use their services, please do so. Sundown Group The Cardboard Box Company Little Voices Hyndburn Nelson & Colne College Group Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall Globe […]

HAwards 20 Winners

INSPIRATIONAL stories of adaptability, resilience and determination shone through in the entries submitted for the fifth Hyndburn Business Awards. When the first lockdown was announced on March 23, it was in the middle of the nomination period for this year’s awards so the time was extended. Although the final presentation ceremony had to be broadcast […]

HAwards20 Finalists

Large Business Sponsor: Specialist Training & Consultancy Carers Link Lancashire Community Solutions North West Limited The Stanhill Pub & Kitchen Small Business Sponsor: Little Voices Cover My Bubble Ltd. Education Business Partnership (NW) Ltd Wyvern Pharmacy MicroBusiness Acorns of Lancashire Hoyle Bottom Spirits Ltd Bright Beginnings Enterprising Man Sponsor: Sundown Solutions Andrew Grierson (Wyvern Pharmacy) […]

Evonne Harwood Event of the Year

Its time to nominate for the Evonne Harwood Event of the Year. Remember all those wonderful events that take place in Hyndburn every year? Back when we weren’t socially isolated? Anyway, please nominate your favourite from the last year (it will have been open to the general public, and taken place between April 1st 2019 […]

The Bridal Lounge of Accrington

EVERY bride is on a journey and one of the most important parts of that road is finding the perfect gown. At The Bridal Lounge of Accrington in Blackburn Road, owner Lee Douglas ensures every bride-to-be knows she is extra special and her business acumen and success led her to win two trophies at Hyndburn […]

Hyndburn 2020 Update: Ceremony Postponed To November

Ceremony (now November 17th) It is still unclear when our increased local lockdown will ease, or indeed when events providers like Accrington Town Hall will be able to open and operate at anything like full capacity. On reflection, and after further discussion with the organising team, we will either have a physical or virtual ceremony […]

Baxenden Clinic

A BUSINESS that helps people feel better about themselves, that’s what judges were looking for when deciding the winner of the first Health and Beauty trophy. At Hyndburn Business Awards, they found the answer in one-stop health hub Baxenden Clinic. The Manchester Road business offers clients help with everything from mental health problems and backache, […]

Champ Funeral Services/Lianna Champ

AT THE age of nine, Lianna Champ already knew she wanted to be an undertaker, despite it being ‘not a job for a young girl’. At 15, her mum organised for her to spend the morning at a funeral home at Scales in Blackburn thinking, wrongly, that it would lead to a change of career […]

2020 Hyndburn Business Awards Nominations

When nominations closed on June 30th, we had received 526 nominations for 157 different businesses, people and associations. The list so far is below. We’ll update this list as often as we can. Bea = Beacon; CFB = Customer Friendly Business; EW = Enterprising Woman EM = Enterprising Man; PoH = Pride of Hyndburn Nominee […]

Rosslee Construction

A CONSTRUCTION company that scooped major business awards is set for a booming 2020. At the fourth Hyndburn Business Awards, judges were hugely impressed by the achievements of Rosslee Construction, and the way it has been transformed since Gary and Christine Clarkson bought the business in 2002. Last June, the company won both the Large […]