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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 […]

Behind the Scenes at HAwards

BEHIND the scenes of Hyndburn Business Awards there are a number of small companies and sole traders that make the night a glittering occasion. When the nominees enter the superb Accrington Town Hall ballroom Paul Coppack, owner of Shooters Media, based in Oswaldtwistle, have already set the scene with a professional backdrop on the centre […]

Hyndburn Business Awards 2019 Finalists

MORE than 50 businesses, organisations and individuals have been named as finalists in the fourth Hyndburn Business Awards. The fabulous ballroom at Accrington Town Hall will be packed on Tuesday June 18 for the awards’ ceremony. Chair of organisers Enterprising People Rob Carder said: “The people of Hyndburn have been incredibly supportive of the awards […]

Enterprising Woman Nominees

As at 9.00am on Tuesday April 16th when nominations closed, the nominees for the Enterprising Woman Award at Hyndburn Business Awards 2019 are: Andrea Murray (Cafe Ri-An) Lucy Hamlin (Spring Into Action CIC) Danielle Smith (Just Imagine NW) Jane Caunce (Ellison Printing) Claire Murphy (Halo Vertical Fitness) Katie Readman (KTZ Dance) Jenna Kenyon (Curves In […]

Pride of Hyndburn Nominees

As at 9.00am on Tuesday April 16th when nominations closed, the nominees for the Pride of Hyndburn Award at Hyndburn Business Awards 2019 are: Leanne Wick Jon Haworth Susan Flynn Direct2YourDoor4U Accrington Royal British Legion Hyndburn & Blackburn Angling Association Accrington Lions The Hyndburn Helpers Judith Addison Globe BPFC Sara Britcliffe Oswaldtwistle Carnival Dom Allen […]

Customer Friendly Business Nominees

As at 9.00am on Tuesday April 16th when nominations closed, these are the nominees for the Customer Friendly Business Award at Hyndburn Business Awards 2019: Cafe Ri-An (Accrington) Moonlight Beauty Salon (Rishton) Lavish Locks (Accrington) The Plough (Oswaldtwistle) AccyVacs (Accrington) Rhoden Manor Cattery (Oswaldtwistle) Just Imagine NW (Accrington) Wyvern Pharmacy (Accrington) UK Online Agents (Oswaldtwistle) […]

Beacon Award Nominees

As at 9.00am on Tuesday April 16th when nominations closed, these businesses have been nominated for the 2019 Hyndburn Business Awards Beacon Award: Accrington Stanley Football Club Halo Vertical Fitness (Accrington) Specialist Training & Consultancy (Altham) Spring Into Action CIC (Accrington) Black Dog (Oswaldtwistle) National Autistic Society (Great Harwood) Carers Link Lancashire (Accrington) Maundy Relief […]