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Begbroke Science Park Hosts The 2016 Cherwell Business Awards Dinner On The 20th May

Celebrating the Business Stars of North Oxfordshire

Oxford University Begbroke Science Park is proud to be associated with Cherwell Business Awards as a category sponsor, members organising committee and this year as host of the dinner. Dr Caroline Livingstone, General Manager of Begbroke Science Park commended all the finalists, saying “Well done to all that made the short-list in each category. We look forward to the awards evening and the outcome as to whom we feel is deserving of the overall Cherwell Business winner.” The gala dinner will be held in a marquee in the idyllic walled garden of Begbroke Science Park.

Congratulations to everyone that has participated in the Cherwell Business Awards. Our judges have selected their short-list in each category:

New Business Award, sponsored by A2Dominion Group – Elan PR, Pontings Residential Lettings & JD Cruz

Employer of the Year Award, sponsored by Activate Learning – Nicholsons and JLD Driver Training Ltd

Innovation & Creativity Award, sponsored by Begbroke Science Park – Oxford Advanced Surfaces, Walraven UK & Zeta Specialist Lighting

Retail Award, sponsored by Bicester Village – Buywise Domestics, Sweet Celebrations Ltd & Andys Barber Shop, Bicester

Charity & Community Award, sponsored by Cherwell District Council –Second Time Around, Banbury & District Bus Project & The Hummingbird Centre

Business Person of the Year Award sponsored by Ellacotts LLP Chartered Accountants – Simon Biltcliffe (Webmart Ltd), James Sutton (Butterflies Healthcare) & David King (Carbody Banbury LTD)

Micro Business Award, sponsored by Bicester Chamber of Commerce & Bicester Vision – Nina & Co., Oxford IT Solutions & Burgess Reclamation

Small Business Award, sponsored by Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership – Thames Security Management, Healthy Performance Ltd & Butterflies Healthcare

Apprenticeship Award, sponsored by Oxfordshire Apprenticeships – United Trust/NOA, Kärcher UK & High Spec Composites

Established Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Spratt Endicott Solicitors –British Bakels, Walraven UK and Clark Howes

All of the Cherwell Business Awards’ short-listed finalists are automatically entered into the prestigious Oxfordshire Business Awards, thereby having an opportunity to be a winner of two fantastic awards. The CBAs are pleased to note that six of our finalists have gone forward to be finalists at the Oxfordshire Business Awards, which are to be held on Friday 17th June 2016.

The Cherwell Business Awards is acknowledged as an excellent forum to raise the profiles of businesses within the region. It celebrates the hard work, dedication and achievements of employers, employees and entrepreneurs throughout North Oxfordshire.


Read the full report on the evening and the award winners 




Joanna Grant