Entries by rob

Balti House Rishton

RECIPES handed down through the generations and first class customer service led to The Balti House in Rishton scooping two Hyndburn Business Awards in 2017. It was customers that nominated the restaurant and takeaway on High Street, but as well as collecting the Customer Friendly award they also picked up the Food title. Brothers Mahmoon, […]

Bevlan and Whewells

Nominations for Hyndburn Business Awards 2018 close on April 19. To nominate visit www.hyndburnbusinessawards.co.uk. There have already been over 600 nominations this year, but there’s still plenty of time to nominate your favourite local business. Two family firms shared the Small Business Award title at the second Hyndburn Business Awards in 2017. Judges couldn’t split […]

Evonne Harwood Event of the Year 2018

It’s time to fulfil the promise we made at the 2017 Hyndburn Business Awards Ceremony. We promised we would create a new award to commemorate Evonne Harwood, which celebrates the many and varied public events that takes place every year in the borough. We don’t believe that we can do this category justice by using […]

Sundown Solutions

AN INNOVATIVE company whose digital product has revolutionised a national NHS problem has just scooped a top Red Rose Business Award. It was the success that Sundown Solution Limited, from Altham, had in last year’s Hyndburn Business Awards – when it won the coveted Made In Hyndburn Award – that gave founders husband and wife […]

Hyndburn Business Awards 2018 Nominations

Nominations have now closed for Hyndburn Business Awards 2018. We received an amazing 639, the highest ever. 164 businesses were nominated, with 14 people, clubs and societies nominated for the Pride of Hyndburn Award. Thank you to everyone who has taken the time and trouble to make a nomination. Business Nominations (entries in Italics have […]

Evonne Harwood Event of the Year

A SPECIAL trophy will be presented this year at Hyndburn Business Awards in memory of Evonne Harwood. The Accrington Observer will be presenting the Evonne Harwood Event of the Year trophy as Evonne was the driving force behind Warner Street’s successful Dickensian evening along with other events that brought thousands of people into the town. […]

Oswaldtwistle Civic Arts Centre and Theatre

WITH a packed programme of activities and a weekly footfall of 1,500, ‘The Civic’ is blooming since it was heralded Hyndburn’s most enterprising business. At Hyndburn Business Awards last June, the Civic Arts Centre and Theatre in Oswaldtwistle, was selected as a finalist in five categories of the Hyndburn Business Awards and won the Tourism […]

Haworth Art Gallery

A YEAR after winning the Tourism Business of the Year award, Haworth Art Gallery has expanded its visitor experience. The Stables and Motor House Artists’ Studios officially opened just months after the gallery won the Hyndburn Business Award and the Heritage Lottery funded project is already home to 12 artists with room for a further […]

Black Horse Food Emporium

QUALITY local produce alongside the manager’s experience in coffee shops around the world proved a winning combination for Accrington’s Black Horse Food Emporium. At the inaugural Hyndburn Business Awards in 2016, the town centre coffee shop’s unique offering proved irresistible to the judges. Manager Natalie Paintin said: “I travelled round the world and I funded […]