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The amazing team from Munro Greenhalgh took home the Highly Commended for the Nettl of Bury Professional, Legal and Financial Award this year at the MIBBA's! From first being established in 1926, the growth they have achieved is incredible! This award reaffirms all of their hard work they have put into their business.  The business model for Munro Greenhalgh is to always maintain an extremely high level of service to all customers, whilst providing the lowest possible price, so that insurance is an option for everyone.  Following winning this awar...
Not only did Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall take 'Commended' for the Nettl of Bury Professional Legal and Financial Award, two of their team have also done exceptionally well in other awards. David McCann was announced as The Milliken Businessman Of The Year 2018 at the MIBBA's and Sara Beaumont was one of six finalists in the Sub36 Awards earlier this year.  Coming in the final three throughout the whole of Bury is such a huge achievement in this particularly tough category! You can find out more information about this fabulous award winning b...
LNK Motors! The husband and wife team, Paul and Nicola Campbell were over the moon to win! Following a blow to their company during the Boxing Day floods of 2015, LNK Motors have done brilliantly to turn their business around from what was a really tough time for everyone there. Winning this award gives them the credit they deserve for all their hard work in getting back on their feet. Customer service is a huge contributing factor to LNK Motors' success in retail - with over 800 reviews online on our website and their own, full of happy customers recommend...
December 8, 2018
It really goes to show that at thebestofbury we only choose the best businesses to work with - with one of our clients winning the Milliken Businessman of The Year award and Cath Harrop from Carriages Hair and Beauty winning the Commended award for Bury Businesswoman of the Year!  Cath did phenomenally well to get to the top three finalists and clearly showed fantastic business achievements and inspiring leadership skills to the judges.  When presenting to the judges at the Meet and Greets back in October, Cath demonstrated her brilliant teambuilding s...
This year, the Business Man of The Year Award was awarded to the fantastic David McCann from Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall!  It could not have gone to a more deserving gentleman this year - from when his application was first received, to the Meet and Greets, right through to the big night, David continuously impressed the judges with all of his hard work, inspiring leadership and initiative skills and his passion for Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall's growth.   When David took over seven years ago as Senior Director, he immediately put the busin...
Military Standard Training not only qualified to the final three, they won 2 of the 3 awards they were finalists for, and 'Commended' for another! One of the awards that was won by Military Standard Training was the 'Backing Young Bury' award sponsored by Horsfield & Smith. Andrew stressed to the judges at the Meet and Greets back in October that young people are at the heart of everything MST do...the team work tirelessly to provide an environment in which young people feel respected and are taught to respect, they feel safe, and can personal...
December 7, 2018
Lavender Hotels are a family-run business who own The Stables Country Club in Bury.  The work that the team carry out is second-to-none; they work with enthusiasm and provide an excellent customer service as well as all working together as a team. Winning the Family Business Award reaffirms this for the team at Lavender Hotels and gives them their well deserved credit...everyone who is a member of The Stables can vouch that everyone person is made to feel at home and that they are recognised when they walk through the door.  Stables work tirelessly to...
The Victoria Walshaw. The team at The Victoria took the opportunity to play a role in their local community in the peaceful village of Walshaw this year...their cosy, traditional pub provides a clean and comfortable environment for the people of Bury to visit, eat, drink or even stay the night in their B&B!  As well as this, The Victoria have been hosting a number of different meetings for the community; Book Club, Craft Club, PTA Meetings, Bible study groups and a weekly quiz! These are just a few examples of how the staff at The Victoria create great,...
The Meet and Greet is one of the biggest and most important parts of the process at The Made In Bury Business Awards.It's an opportunity for all short listed candidates to sell their products and services and enable each judge to gain a better understanding of their business, their unique selling point, passion and future vision for the growth of their company. The Meet and Greet is the second and final stage of the judging process where the full panel of judges for each category sit together and have the opportunity to ask the applicant probing que...
Nettl of Bury are a design agency that provide a range of design services, from web design to graphic design. They consistently have fantastic offers to their clients. They currently have two active offers, which allow a chance for businesses to get a fantastic deal on promotional materials. They are offering 500 spot UV business cards, at the exceptional price of £54, including delivery, and £20 off Star Marque spot UV flyers. Nettl incorporating Printing.com are an innovative printing service that have a focus on local SME’s, of...
Established in 1955, H.H Smith & Sons have been one of the leading construction companies in the area.  The family run business has developed an excellent reputation throughout the UK for providing the highest levels of quality and customer satisfaction. Their mission for every project they embark on is to offer a high-quality product, within budget, on time and in a safe manner. The power of their workforce has been paramount to the success of the firm. H.H Smith & Sons currently employ 15 technical and commercial personnel and over 60 skilled opera...
Remote AV provide high quality staging solutions, from lighting to sound. No matter the size of the event, whether it’s a meeting where one piece of equipment is required or large conferences and award ceremonies where full productions are required, they have the expertise to ensure that the event runs smoothly throughout. Based in Bury, the team at Remote AV can provide communications across the north west and can even rent out equipment, if you require just a projector or PA system, to name a few. If you are planning an exhibition stand, Remote AV are on ...
Milliken are sponsoring the prestigious Businessman of the Year Award for the next two years at the Made in Bury Business Awards. Milliken European Airbag Products based in Bury, is part of Milliken & Co, a US based business with 150 years’ experience. The Milliken & Co business is a world leader in innovation in a vast range of industries and product areas, with 5,000 patents worldwide. Milliken European Airbag Products produce a 11 million metres of specialist cloth per year, that is utilised all over the world in large car brands. They are indu...
Natwest are one the leading high street banks in the UK, that supports its customers with a range of services across personal, private and business banking.  Alongside this wide range of banking services, they have a businesses specialist secto0r, sharing their knowledge and advice to businesses in areas such as manufacturing and technology and offer entrepreneurial support for new start-ups to help them get their feet off the ground, such as the businesses in the category that Natwest are sponsoring at this year’s awards. Adam Clayton is the Business ...
Established over 125 years ago, Longden & Cook have developed a long-standing reputation for providing an excellent range of property services, both residential and commercial. From their bases in Manchester and here in Bury, they are large enough to offer a complete range of property services, but with the flexibility to cater for each individual client’s needs. The friendly and approachable team are on hand to guide you throughout the process at all times, ensuring the amount of inconvenience caused to you is minimal. The services available to clients...
Nettl have secured a two-year sponsorship of the Professional, Legal & Financial Award at this year’s Made in Bury Business Awards. They have sponsored this award for the past two years, presenting AFG LAW with the Award in 2016 and most recently PM+M Solutions for Business LLP in 2017. Nettl are the Bury franchise of a national graphic design & printing agency, that has developed a reputation for customer service. They offer a vast range of products, so you can be sure that no matter your requirements, the professional and highly skilled team can d...
Based on the Rock, AMF Bowling offer a number of activities for all ages. Enjoy a state of the art bowling area, delicious food and drinks and a range of great games and amusements. Prices start from just £4.79 for under 16’s and around £19 for families, making it affordable fun for all. Does your child have a birthday coming up? AMF Bowling Bury offer kid’s party packages, with fun, food and refreshments, giving them a day to remember without the stress that comes with it, all you need to do is book and turn up. Packages include one hour...
We are delighted that Connect Comms will be sponsoring the Health & Beauty award at the Made in Bury Business Awards for another 2 years. Connect Comms provide innovative telecommunication systems to all businesses. They include mobile phone packages, competitive tariffs and device repairs, all at competitive prices. With over 30 years’ experience, Connect Comms have developed an excellent reputation for an efficient and reliable service, and have a number of excellent testimonials to their name. They understand how important communications are within ...
Milliken European Airbag Products have been based at Wellington Mill, Bury for over 50 years, converting the traditional textile mill into a world-class manufacturing facility. They currently produce innovative car safety products that are used throughout the motoring industry in Europe. Over the last few years, Milliken have received wide-spread industry recognition, winning multiple awards for their continued development as one of the area’s leading manufacturers, recently winning the £100m+ head office in Greater Manchester category at the M.E.N Bu...
Leader of Bury Council, Councillor Rishi Shori, who was appointed leader of Bury Council in May 2016, will be judging the MIBBA’s again this year. His continued support of the Made in Bury Business Awards is testament to one of his top five priorities, which is to make Bury the business and entrepreneurial capital of the North West. Councillor Rishi Shori talked about last year’s awards in his blog recently, he said, “One of our most important priorities is the health of the local economy. Judging by the turnout at the Made in Bury Business Awar...
The first ever Businesswoman of the Year Award was awarded to Elizabeth Clark from Dream Agility Ltd, who took the top spot over some extremely tough competition; these included Lucy Hill from R.L.Lovatt Ltd, Shefali Talukdar from Clough & Willis Solicitors and Kelly Ivison from Exchange Utility. Now in its second year, we are extremely excited to see who will be named Businesswoman of the Year at the Made in Bury Business Awards 2018. Our Sponsor Founded in 1996, Rakem distributes speciality raw materials from manufacturers in various industries, acros...
July 14, 2018
Bury BusinessLodge provide a range of flexible office and industrial spaces for any business. The vast range of spaces available sets them apart from anywhere in Bury. The site consists of four buildings, Europa House and Imperial House provide contemporary, modern office spaces with a range of facilities, while Minerva House and Barcroft House provide offices with light industrial or warehousing facilities. These spaces can house 1-100 people and allow all clients access to the facilities such as the gym, meeting rooms and support services, just to name a few. A...
AFG LAW have sponsored the Property & Construction category almost every year since the awards began and have now secured a further two-year sponsorship, making them loyal supporters of the MIBBA’s. We are honoured to be welcoming them back for another two years. AFG LAW first opened their doors 120 years ago, and now have offices in Bolton & Bury, with the most recent being in Bury in 2013. With years of experience in dealing with accident claims, employment law, family law, and more, they are able to deliver excellent standards of case management ...
cartime have confirmed sponsorship of the Retailer Award at this year’s Made in Bury Business Awards! They have been involved in the MIBBA’s before, having previously won the Motoring & Transport category and received the Commended Award in the Retailer category in 2015. cartime are the largest used car dealership in Manchester, with over 700 cars on offer. Located on Bell Lane in Bury, they put clients at the centre of their service, with a number of fantastic financing options for their quality vehicles. The hand-picked vehicles are thoroughly c...
Sambro will be sponsoring the Large Business award at this year’s Made in Bury Business Awards. They also sponsored the award at last year’s MIBBA’s, presenting Milliken European Airbag Products with the prestigious award. Sambro supply a wide range of licensed merchandise to some of the biggest retailers in the UK and worldwide, including Debenhams, Tesco and Argos. Their product range includes toys, novelty bags and stationary, which are all manufactured to the highest standards of quality and through their 20 years’ experience, they are...
Still time to enter the Made in Bury Business Awards 2018 - DEADLINE NOW EXTENDED to July 17th. CALLING ALL BURY BUSINESSES – Nominate your business now to win a prestigious Made in Bury Business Award, supported by Bury Council, thebestofbury and Tower FM. The Made in Bury Business Awards (MIBBAs) recognise businesses in the borough of Bury and celebrate their achievements and commitment to making Bury a fantastic place to work and live. There are 20 awards up for grabs including Bury Business man and Bury Business woman of the year. Businesses can nomin...
Eat Pennines, which stands for Employment and Training Pennines, aims to support disadvantaged young people from the Pennine area and give them the necessary skills to succeed in a career within catering, customer service and horticulture. They have a number of establishments, such as Eagle and Child in Ramsbottom and EAT+DRINK+SHOP in Heaton Park. Eat Pennines have previously organised ‘pop up’ shops which are run by around 15 marginalised and unemployed young people communities across the Pennines who have shown interest in food. After a 14-week pr...
The MIBBA’s have had DAM’s Photobooths at the ceremony for the past two years, proving a massive success. DAM Photography & Photobooths are a photography business based in Bury that cover events across the UK. They have provided photography solutions to some of the biggest companies in the country, such as the NHS, Tesco and SKY. They offer packages for a range of events, from award ceremonies to weddings. The variety of photobooths that they offer are second to none. They include a traditional Photo Booth, an Inflatable LED Photo Booth &...
Tower FM are this year’s Media Sponsors of the Made in Bury Business Awards 2018. They have been broadcasting across Bolton and Bury since 1999 and are now the favourite station of tens of thousands of listeners. With local news and travel updates throughout the day, 107.4 Tower FM is essential to the listeners of the region, ensuring your day runs smoothly and with games such as ‘The Workplace Quiz’ taking place every day, Tower FM have the entertainment to ensure that your day flies by. The schedule includes a weekday breakfast, weekday mid mo...
Horsefield & Smith will be sponsoring the Backing Young Bury Award at this year’s Made in Bury Business Awards. They also sponsored the award at last year’s MIBBA’s, where they presented Bury College with the prestigious award. Horsefield & Smith are award winning chartered accountants based in Bury, with a wealth of experience and an excellent reputation in the area for their high-quality service. They put an emphasis on the individual needs of their clients, creating a close professional relationship to ensure that the results of the s...
Business Solutions Bury College provide a wide range of apprenticeships programmes and professional training courses to train and develop the next generation of talent in Bury. With 15 years’ experience, they have developed unparallel industry knowledge. Their passion for developing people means they have created a fantastic reputation throughout Bury for the service they have provided. Whether you’re a business looking for bespoke company training or an individual looking for an apprenticeship, Business Solutions’ experts are on hand to support...
AFG LAW have sponsored the Property & Construction category almost every year since the awards began and have now secured a further two-year sponsorship, making them loyal supporters of the MIBBA’s. We are honoured to be welcoming them back for another two years. AFG LAW first opened their doors 120 years ago, and now have offices in Bolton & Bury, with the most recent being in Bury in 2013. With years of experience in dealing with accident claims, employment law, family law, and more, they are able to deliver excellent standards of case management ...
Bury BusinessLodge provide a range of flexible office and industrial spaces for any business. The vast range of spaces available sets them apart from anywhere in Bury. The site consists of four buildings, Europa House and Imperial House provide contemporary, modern office spaces with a range of facilities, while Minerva House and Barcroft House provide offices with light industrial or warehousing facilities. These spaces can house 1-100 people and allow all clients access to the facilities such as the gym, meeting rooms and support services, just to name a few. A...
Bury Council are once again headline sponsor of the Made in Bury Business Awards this year and will once again present the Outstanding Achievement Award, which was won last year by Pennine. Leader of Bury Council, Councillor Rishi Shori, who was appointed leader of Bury Council in May 2016, will be judging the MIBBA’s again this year. His continued support of the Made in Bury Business Awards is testament to one of his top five priorities, which is to make Bury the business and entrepreneurial capital of the North West. Councillor Rishi Shori talked about l...
Complete Driveway Designs will be sponsoring the Tourism & Leisure category at this year’s Made in Bury Business Awards. They sponsored the award last year, when they presented Eagle + Child with the award. Complete Driveway Designs is a driveway & patio installation company based in Bury that undertake projects across the North West. Their friendly approach and high-quality finish have given them a reputation for customer excellence, which was proved at last years Made in Bury Business Awards when they won the Commended award for Customer Excellen...
Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall are not only excellent solicitors (and charity fundraisers) right here in Bury but are also long-time supporters of the Made in Bury Business Awards, and have this year secured a further two-year sponsorship of the Manufacturing & Engineering Award. It will be a pleasure to welcome them back for another year in 2018. Previous winners of this award have included Milliken, GJ Plastics Ltd, and Rowe Hankins Limited, and we are sure that Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall are excited to present the award to another worthy company at t...
We are delighted that Connect Comms will be sponsoring the Health & Beauty award at the Made in Bury Business Awards for another 2 years. Connect Comms provide innovative telecommunication systems to all businesses. They include mobile phone packages, competitive tariffs and device repairs, all at competitive prices. With over 30 years’ experience, Connect Comms have developed an excellent reputation for an efficient and reliable service, and have a number of excellent testimonials to their name. They understand how important communications are within ...
E. Anthony Orme Gallery are consumer and trade suppliers of the finest quality open edition prints, low numbered limited edition prints and original paintings by E Anthony Orme and Vlasta Orme. The company also provide a wide range of additional services including a picture framing service, a comprehensive fine art scanning service and an art/photo printing service and professional portrait photography shoots or passport photos. They even produce commissioned paintings from the customers’ requirements. Either E. Anthony Orme or Vlasta can use the customers...
The charity won the Highly Commended award in the Community Impact category at last year’s Made in Bury Business Awards and won the Commended award in the same category two years in a row in 2016 and 2015. The Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour Charity was created on Josh’s 13th Birthday in 2013, by Josh and his Mum Dawn, launching The Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour Charity with the aim of helping other families living with childhood brain tumours and post-surgery disabilities. Since it’s creation they have raised over £450,000 and have helped over 1,...
H.H. Smith & Sons have secured their two-year sponsorship of the Environmental Impact Award at the Made in Bury Business Awards. Having sponsored the Environmental Impact Awards for the past three years, H.H. Smith & Sons are already long-term supporters of the Awards. They were also proud winners of the Property & Construction Award in 2017. Based here in Bury, H.H. Smith & Sons provide high quality and innovative construction work throughout the UK. A family owned and operated business, H.H. Smith & Sons have been working within the construc...
Longden & Cook are property professionals with 125 years’ experience in the industry. From their bases in Manchester and Bury they provide a wide range of commercial and residential services. They can assist in the acquisition of the property and then manage the investment to maximise returns and increase its long-term value, guiding you along each step with their friendly, professional experts. The team are able to provide any services you may require, with high levels of customer service and dedication to minimising any inconvenience. They guide you t...
Platinum Care provide a range of domiciliary care services in Bury, Radcliffe, Prestwich, Tottington & Ramsbottom. Their mission is to provide the best service, care and match for their clients, ensuring they maintain their independence whether it be in their own home or in supported living facilities. Independent living is designed for seniors who want to live in an apartment home, but with access to meals, recreational & social activities and housekeeping. Assisted Living facilities involve trained caregivers provide assistance with medication manageme...
The Stables Country Club hosts a wide range of events and functions, with unbeatable facilities and exceptional customer service. Although situated a conveniently short drive from the M60, the club maintains peace and serenity, with views of the 50 acres of lakes and parkland across the Irwell Valley countryside. Leisure Facilities The club has a fantastic range of facilities, including one of the finest leisure clubs in the region with two indoor pools, a coffee lounge, plus numerous conference suits, the largest able to accommodate up to 450 delegates. An ons...
Made in Bury are pleased to announce that Bury BusinessLodge have secured a further two years sponsorship of the annual MIBBAS. The Bury BusinessLodge Award for Customer Excellence recognises those businesses that excel in all areas of customer service, and, as a business that provides that service in abundance to its own clients, we can’t think of a more perfect award for them to sponsor. Unlike traditional offices, serviced space ensures that your down time is kept to a minimum.  They look after your IT, telecoms, post and reception services, leaving...
Entries are officially open for the 2018 Made in Bury Business Awards. The Made in Bury Business Awards (MIBBAs) are now in their 6th year and are sponsored by thebestofbury, Bury Council and Tower FM, plus many other fantastic local businesses. The MIBBAs are all about celebrating the achievements of our local Bury businesses, and their input into making this place a fantastic place to both live and work.  We can’t wait to see the range of talented businesses and business individuals who will be entering this year. Any Bury business can enter themse...
Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall secure industry sector sponsorship for the next 2 years at the Made in Bury Business Awards! We are thrilled to announce that Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall have confirmed they will be sponsoring the Manufacturing and Engineering award for the next two years at the Made in Bury Business Awards. As established solicitors based in Bury, Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall have been practising law for over 200 years. They offer the best legal guidance and advice to individuals and businesses from across Bury and the surrounding areas. ...
Every year is different, and whilst there are some businesses that come back to give it another go, there are lot’s of new businesses looking for a piece of the action – and so they should! Businesses that enter the MIBBA’s each year come in all shapes and sizes, from the sole trader, new start-up businesses, such as Icon Kitchen Studio, to those larger, established businesses that have been trading in our town for decades. It doesn’t matter who, or what you are, how long you’ve been trading or what your turnover may be, if you&rsqu...
The MIBBA's don't happen without the sheer dedication and commitment shown by our judges and sponsors. Without each and every one of them, the MIBBA's would not be possible.  The process is hard, not just for the applicants, but for the judges too.  It takes, time (lot's of it), patience (in equal measure), and an open and honest mind to determine who will make the finals. Applications are independently judged before the first stage of scores being collated from the initial application. Judges spend hours reading and assessing each appl...
Data, networking and communications specialist Pennine has won the Outstanding Achievement title at the Made in Bury Business awards (MIBBA). The company joins an elite band of businesses to collect the accolade with its previous winners including JD Sports, Melba Swintex, Milliken Industrials and HH Smith & Sons. Having accepted the award from the leader of Bury Council, Rishi Shori, at the awards black tie finale, Pennine’s managing director Andrew Roberts commented: “This is a proud moment for Pennine. We are both honoured and delig...
November 27, 2017
Local businesses celebrate at The Made in Bury Business Awards 2017! After much anticipation, the winners of the Made in Bury Business Awards 2017 were announced on Thursday 23rd November at a glittering ceremony here in Bury. The Made in Bury Business Awards, in association with Bury Council, thebestofbury and Tower FM, are championing local businesses and celebrating their outstanding achievements. 360 business men and women, including judges, sponsors and some of Bury’s most high-profile professionals, attended the prestigious awards ceremony, which to...
Congratulations on your success in the MIBBAs 2017!  You’ve filled out the application. You’ve been shortlisted – and faced the judges.  You’ve put on your glad rags, attended the awards ceremony and had the hangover to boot.  So now what?  The spotlight is firmly on your business, so now is the perfect time to shout from the rooftops about your success.  But just how do you make the most of the publicity opportunities the win has opened up to you?  Pink Labrador PR & Communications offer our top ti...
Thursday night saw the very best local companies join together for what is the highlight of Bury's business calendar. Businesses from all walks of life, from the financial sector to the food and drink industry arrived at the 5th annual Made In Bury Awards which were held at The Longfield Suite, Prestwich. There were 21 categories, including Businessman of The Year and Businesswoman of The Year, two new awards for 2017. Businesses and their teams arrived to enjoy a fantastic night celebrating some of our towns very best.  An initial presentation by man...
Since forming the Made in Bury Business Awards back in 2013, we have come across a variety of niche industries that are successful not just in Bury, but throughout the world. An excellent example of this is GJ Plastics Ltd. GJ Plastics design and manufacture a vast range of display and signage products to a very high standard. Their signs and display products are made in their state of the art factory in Radcliffe, Bury. The company has an installation team to install the produced signage if required and are members of the British Sign and Graphics Association, ...
Milliken sponsor the 'creative' category at the Made in Bury Business awards, however, did you know they joined us as a guest speaker at the Made in Bury Business Academy 2016? The Made in Bury Business Academy is a funded initiative delivered by Made in Bury Limited, sponsored by Bury Council and thebestofbury. Now in it's second year, the Academy offers workshops and on-going support for Bury businesses who have been trading for under two years. The Made in Bury Business Academy members arrived at the Milliken plant for a guided tour of a glob...
I’ve got news for you, it is impossible to switch off when you work from home. You promise yourself you’ll spend your evenings winding down but the silent buzz and dim flicker of your desktop computer won’t allow it. This is where a serviced office can make a huge difference to your work/life balance. A professional space to call your own and one where you can close the door and leave work behind until the following day. As always Made in Bury like to help and we know a fantastic serviced office space, in fact so good that we’re based the...
I guess finding the perfect office neighbour is like finding a partner, it begins with polite smiles in the corridor, next comes small talk at the water dispenser and is usually followed by years of happiness and bliss (well for some). If I had to choose two words which accurately describe our new office neighbours, the words personable and reliable spring to mind. With customer excellence at the heart of everything they do, there was no doubt that they’d make great neighbours. In fact, we were delighted when we heard the news that Connect Comms were moving ...
Will you be entering the MIBBA’s? The Made in Bury Business Awards are now in their fifth year! This year, the entries open on May 2nd and when you think about it, it’s not long to wait at all. We’re so excited for the awards process to begin! We’ve made lots of changes and can’t wait to share some new categories with you but more on that later… Now, it wouldn’t be the Made in Bury Business Awards (MIBBA’s), without a spotlight on our sponsors and this week it’s AFG LAW. Did you know that they run weekly dr...
The Made in Bury Business Awards (MIBBA’s) were created to champion local Bury Businesses whilst celebrating the achievements of the diverse business community. Bury Council are headline sponsors of the MIBBA’s and are involved in revealing the annual Outstanding Achievement Award. Councillor Rishi Shori was a guest speaker at the Made in Bury Business Awards in 2016. Councillor Shori was appointed leader of Bury Council in May 2016, becoming the first council leader in Greater Manchester to come from a BME background, as well as being the youngest le...
It’s 2017 and The Made in Bury Business Awards are back to showcase the best businesses in the Bury borough. Now in our fifth year of the awards, I know we cannot believe it either… We’re here and ready to host the best business awards of 2017. So, what’s next for the winners of the 2016 Made in Bury Business Awards I hear you ask? Many will rejoice in the excitement of last year’s awards, receiving recognition and business through the connections they made at last year’s awards. Others will already be working on their applica...
After much anticipation, the winners of the Made in Bury Business Awards 2016 were announced on Thursday 1st December at a glittering black tie ceremony held at The Longfield Suite.   The mission of The Made in Bury Business Awards is to recognise and celebrate the achievements of local Bury businesses across all industries, from start-ups to those more established. Now in its fourth year, The Made in Bury Business Awards continues to celebrate the achievements of our local and successful business sectors within Bury. With entries from across the borough, t...
November 25, 2016
It’s been a long journey but we’re nearly there, and do you know what this blog means? It means it’s the last sponsor of the week blog and we have six days until the MIBBA’s! So on that note, let’s introduce AFG LAW, one of Bury’s most loved solicitors. AFG LAW'S professional and fully qualified solicitors have been providing legal advice and services to private and commercial clients since 1897. AFG LAW is LEXCEL accredited by the Law Society, which means that they provide an excellent standard of client care no matter wha...
“What do people say about you when you’re not around?” For Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall it’s only positive! Woodcocks are thought to be oldest firm of solicitors in England, having practised law for more than 200 years! They are also one of our longest standing sponsors after joining our elite force back in 2013. With a list of accreditations longer than your arm, these solicitors are here to help. With offices in Accrington, Bacup, Blackburn, Bury, Great Harwood, Haslingden and Rawtenstall, their 100+ employees which are made up of par...
Where else in Bury would you find fully-furnished and instantly available serviced office space with flexible lease lengths? These highly recommended business centres offer centrally located premises close to transport links, free onsite parking, a fully equipped gym and air conditioning throughout the premises. A perfect location for you, your business and your employees! Bury BusinessLodge are one of Bury's most recommended business centres perfectly situated in Bury town centre, just five minutes away from major transport routes and stations. Made in Bury...
With the countdown until the big day vanishing just like the overpriced phone bills Bury businesses had before joining Connect Comms, we would like to introduce a sponsor of ours… Connect Comms, based in Bury, provides innovative telecommunication systems to businesses of all sizes, including mobile phone packages, competitive tariffs and device repairs. Connect Comms are dedicated to satisfying the needs of every customer. This is why they cater each package to suit the requirements of every business, from sole traders to large national companies. The f...
We’re kicking off our favourite season of the year with GJ Plastics. Not only is December the time of year that all your wishes come true, you wake up feeling like a little kid again and you revel in the excitement of the big day, but enough about the MIBBA’s, it’s also Christmas… With over 30 years’ of experience in the display and sign systems solutions industry. GJ Plastics are one of the many few businesses that create all of their products in-house. Established 23 and half years ago they can bring your brand and displays to li...
After much anticipation and entries across all categories of the highest standard, the finalists for the 2016 Made in Bury Business Awards can be revealed.  The Made in Bury Business Awards (MIBBAs), now in their fourth year, are delivered by Made in Bury Limited in partnership with Bury Council, thebestofbury and Tower FM to champion local businesses and celebrate their outstanding achievements.  A total of 108 businesses made the short list for the awards across 18 categories. All entries were of a very high standard and categories such as ‘Bes...
Preparations for the Made in Bury Business Awards are now in full swing, and we're beginning to get excited! From booking the entertainment to deciding on the menu, we're making sure that on the 1st December, it's going to be one of our best award nights yet!  This week, Debi (the office veggie) and Emilie (the office foodie) took themselves off for a food tasting to ensure that the menu we've selected is perfect for our award-winners and their guests.  Debi tried the vegetarian menu, which started with a Caprese Salad, drizzled with a ...
After much anticipation, the shortlist for the Made in Bury Business Awards 2016 has been announced – with categories such as Start-up business and Community Impact hitting a record number of entries, making 2016 the biggest year yet with the highest number of applicants! The Made in Bury Business Awards also known as the MIBBAs, are organised by Made in Bury Ltd and sponsored by Bury Council, thebestofbury and TowerFM. The MIBBAs are in their fourth year and are championing businesses in the borough and celebrating their outstanding achievements.   ...
One of Bury’s most prestigious events in the business calendar, The Made In Bury Business Awards is offering businesses an extra week to get their entry forms submitted, and the new deadline is now Monday 18th July.  The awards, whose headline sponsors are Bury Council, Tower FM and thebestofbury, are now in their fourth year of recognising and celebrating the fantastic businesses and all they do from within the Borough of Bury. These awards are a fantastic way to get your business noticed, and with 18 categories to choose from, your hard wor...
Whether you’re a business looking for the opportunity to shout about your success or you’re a customer who knows of a business that should – we want to know! The Made in Bury Business Awards are in their 4th year, recognised by businesses and consumers alike as a voice of authority in the community. Businesses of all sizes can enter, whether they’re relatively new or well-established in the area, and there are 18 categories available. But quick, entries close on 10th July! Last year’s winners included AFG LAW, Bury Black Pudding Com...
Now in our 4th year, we’re excited to see the huge range of businesses which will be entering to win the prestigious Made In Bury Business Awards 2016, organised in conjunction with thebestofbury, Bury Council and Tower FM. The Made In Bury Business Awards (MIBBAs) champion businesses in the borough of Bury, celebrating their achievements along with their commitment to making Bury a fantastic place to live and work. Businesses can enter themselves, or if you have a business in mind which you think would be worthy of an award, you can nominate them by simpl...
After much anticipation, the winners of the Made in Bury Business Awards 2015 were announced on Thursday 19th November at a glittering ceremony here in Bury. The Made in Bury Business Awards, in association with thebestofbury, Bury Council and Tower FM, are championing local businesses and celebrating their outstanding achievements. Over 350 business men and women, including judges, sponsors and some of Bury’s most high-profile professionals, attended the prestigious awards ceremony, which took place at the Longfield Suite, Prestwich. The evening fe...
After much anticipation, the finalists for the Made in Bury Business Awards 2015 have been revealed! The Made in Bury Business Awards, in conjunction with thebestofbury, Bury Council and Tower FM, are championing local Bury businesses and celebrating their outstanding achievements. Longlisted businesses, who were successful during the application stage, attended the Meet and Greet at Bury Town Hall, where they presented themselves in front of a high-profile panel of judges. Following a day of interviews, six panels of judges had one hour to decide on the ...
After much anticipation, the shortlisted businesses for the Made in Bury Business Awards 2015 have been announced – with some categories featuring a record-breaking number making it to the next stage! The Made in Bury Business Awards, organised by Made in Bury, in conjunction with thebestofbury, Bury Council and TowerFM, are championing businesses in the borough and celebrating their outstanding achievements.  The 2015 awards have been described as the toughest yet, with an astounding number of businesses receiving joint scores. One category has as man...
Get The Label, a discount designer brands website partially owned by JD Sports with Topgrade sportswear, has launched a fantastic 2015 calendar to help raise money for the Cash For Kids Mission Christmas Appeal.Bloggers from across the UK came together in the name of fashion to support a great cause. Get The Label, partially owned by JD Sports, one of the winners at this year's Made in Bury Business Awards, organised a fabulous clothing event that brought together the country's most popular bloggers to take part in a photo shoot featuring some ...
Six Town Housing; an organisation that manages homes for Bury Council, produced amazing light-box letters for The Made in Business Awards 2014. The Made in Bury Business Awards 2014 were unlike any other awards event in the area. The venue, Castle Armoury, a 13th Century Castle, was completely transformed to accommodate professionals from across Manchester dressed for the occasion. One of the most striking features at the awards was the large light-box letters spelling out MIBBA, courtesy of Six Town Housing. Six Town Housing designed...
After much anticipation, the winners of the Made in Bury Business Awards 2014 have been announced.Bury businesses of all sizes and from all sectors have been recognised for their outstanding achievements at the Made in Bury Business Awards 2014, in a sparkling ceremony that took place at Castle Armoury, Bury. In their second year, these awards, organised by thebestofbury in conjunction with Bury Council and Tower FM, are fast becoming the number one event in the Bury business calendar, with excitement already brewing for next year.The r...
No matter what the size of your business you can enter the MIBBAs. However it’s not just the winning that counts!Here are five reasons why simply entering the Made in Bury Business Awards will be good for your business.1.       Free marketingJust being shortlisted for a MIBBA can improve your brand awareness and promote your business to new customers. Make sure you maximise PR exposure and update your marketing materials with the award logo. Awards celebrate hard work and success and are great PR opportunities. Winning...
Six Town Housing; an organisation that manages homes for Bury Council, produced amazing light-box letters for The Made in Business Awards 2014. The Made in Bury Business Awards 2014 were unlike any other awards event in the area. The venue, Castle Armoury, a 13th Century Castle, was completely transformed to accommodate professionals from across Manchester dressed for the occasion. One of the most striking features at the awards was the large light-box letters spelling out MIBBA, courtesy of Six Town Housing. Six Town Housing designed and manufactured these stun...
 Heart of the Ram, a beautiful restaurant and bar in the heart of Ramsbottom, has been extremely busy since winning their category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.This local business are currently working on a purpose built outdoor terrace, which will be ready this weekend.In the beautiful setting of Ramsbottom, it's no wonder that Heart of the Ram are giving their customers the opportunity to eat and drink outdoors. Their new terrace will be covered and heated; ensuring it can even be used in winter!If that wasn't enough, Hearth of th...
Rowe Hankins, distributor and manufacturer of electrical mechanical components, sponsored the Backing Young Bury category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.Since sponsoring, this local business went through a winning streak of their own with a few of their fantastic products!The Rowe Hankins Non-Intrusive Current Monitor was Highly Commended at the Rail Business Awards and their CPN-Cudis LED illuminated consumer unit became Highly Commended in the Innovative category at the Electrical Product Awards!It appears that this local business is getting the...
DD Exhibitions design and build bespoke exhibition stands for all events, budgets and styles.Since sponsoring the Retailer category at the Made in Bury Business Awards, DD Exhibitions have had a very exciting few months. This local business have expanded their client base worldwide, with orders to build and install stands in Amsterdam, Milan, Paris, Dubai and Adu Dhabi, plus many more.Of course, with success comes expansion, and therefore it comes as no surprise that DD Exhibitions have invested in new equipment for their worksh...
Becoming Commended in the Made in Bury Business Awards is not the only success that Faith in Nature has seen this year!With its upcoming 40th anniversary and the launch of two new product ranges, Faith in Nature is undoubtedly going from strength to strength.This business; providing green health products, is continuously growing and even expanding to an overseas market. It is nearly 40 years ago that creator of Faith in Nature, Rivka Rose, decided to use her background in herbalism and aromatherapy to produce these fantastic, natural products t...
As the winner in the Environmental Impact category, it comes as no surprise what Incredible Edible have been doing since - planting!This community group, who are dedicated to help the local area and grow their own produce, have been doing just that since winning at the Made in Bury Business Awards.Currently, this fantastic local group are preparing for summer by improving Tottington's vegetable plot and getting ready to plant a variety of veg.As well as creating food sources, Incredible Edible work to improve the local area. This community grou...
What's next for Fluid Digital?You won't be surprised to find out what Fluid Digital has been doing since sponsoring the Made in Bury Business Awards - designing websites!This local agency has seen an increase in work, with the launch of two new sites and one in the pipeline.Fluid Digital worked with Tyreonfire to design and create their website.  Tyreonfire gives individuals the chance to sell their vehicle, view other cars and communicate through a forum. With their 'Banger of the Week' and 'Bargain of the Week' pages, this website is the ultimate hu...
April 23, 2014
Brytannic, winner of the Highly Commended award in the Legal and Financial category at the Made in Bury Business Awards, have since released a number of products and even expanded their workforce! Haven't they been very busy?!Released by Chesire Mortgages, Brytannic will now provide finance to people who have previously experienced financial difficulties. All past credit problems from over a year ago will now be ignored and applications by those on a low income will now be accepted by Brytannic!To help settle debts, Brytannic are now allowing homeo...
Since becoming Highly Commended in the Community Impact at the Made in Bury Business Awards, Re>Build have been continuing their fantastic work of improving communities.Paint has been given to over 120 households, crockery and bedding has been sold at affordable prices and they have saved a large number of household items from going to waste. 80 tonnes of bulky goods and 125 litres of black paint were saved from landfills, and furniture has been collected from nearly 1500 local households.As well as improving the standard of living, Re>Build ...
Bespoke Landscapes aren't just your average local lanscaping firm. As well as giving customers a garden that they are proud of, Bespoke Landscapes have increased their services! This has been since becoming Highly Commended in the Property and Construction category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.Bespoke Landscapes now specialise in installing disabled access, after carrying out work on a local church. This job was far from their usual work of designing and working on gardens and patios.  The installation of disabled access is now a service they can c...
Brand Idol have had a busy year since becoming Commended in the Creative category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.This local business, which specialises in creating personalised signage and banners, have already gained three new clients and there's no sign of trade slowing down!Brand Idol are now producing building signage for new, local business LNK Motors, who have just become a member of thebestofbury.As well as this, they have been hired to provide Sound Physique Bury Clinic, a business offering non-surgical treatments to aid weight...
Bury Garage Door Centre has experienced a lot of changes since sponsoring the Environmental Impact category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.With a complete refurbishment of their showroom and a redesign of their outside display, Bury Garage Door Centre has created a freshened look for their business, which will soon be ready for customers. Their new display includes sectional doors, operators and spares.Their new online store is now up and running, suppling customers across the UK with discounted, branded garage doors. You can view it here....
 Lex Busines Equipment was Highly Commended in the Family Business category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.This local business established in 1980, and have since been providing a large range of equipment and services for businesses of all sizes.Wayne Elphick owns and manages Lex Business Equipment, and in 2008, Sam Elphick joined the ranks, in charge of the office stationary, furniture and IT departments of the business.Since winning the Highly Commended award in the Family Business Category at the Made in Bury Business Awards, L...
East Lancashire Railway is one of the most recognised and respected railways in the North of England. With its traditional history and regular events, it's no surprise that they were Highly Commended in the Leisure and Tourism awards at the Made in Bury Business Awards.East Lancashire Railway may have been built in the 19th Century but it continues to break the boundaries and come up with innovative ideas to ensure that it still attracts a large amount of customers. Many of the old railways from that period are closed and abandoned, but this local railway ...
AFG Law sponsored the Property and Construction category at the Made in Bury Business Awards but what's happened since?This Bury business has had even more success, proven by their new qualified member of staff! Heather Lloyd, who joined the office in December, has now qualified as a Family Law paralegal!Heather has the characteristics which are reflected in AFG Law. She is friendly and enthusiastic and is the latest member to join the highly trained staff.AFG Law was established in 1897 and has since been providing exceptional legal advice. They spons...
After being Highly Commended at the Made in Bury Business Awards 2013, Continum Group Ltd has since come up with some even more fantastic and innovative ideas.Specialising in producing technology systems, Continum Group Ltd have a number of sectors. Quasar Studios Ltd is the part of Continum Group Ltd which has developed this latest fantastic application.The most recent idea and technological product created by this local business is a sports gaming application which allows sports fanatics to play tournaments in order to win amazing prizes.A sports applica...
March 26, 2014
Belvoir was the sponsor in the Motoring and Transport category at the Made in Bury Business Awards. Since then, they've been winning a few awards themselves!After sponsoring this event and helping support local businesses, Belvoir hosted their very own award ceremony, which saw a winner in local agency Belvoir Bury.Belvoir Bury won the Best New Franchisee Award 2014. This local business opened its doors in 2012 and now, not only rent out properties but deal with sales too. They offer their customers a great service, seven days a week.But, i...
MWB Essential have had a busy year. Not only were they a sponsor at the Made in Bury Business Awards, recently they have undergone a huge rebranding.MWB Essential, a sponsor of the Customer Excellence category, are now known as Bury Business Lodge. They provide excellent office space, meeting facilities and business services for corportate clients.Bury Business Lodge will help a business in any way they can, from setting up WiFi, providing a virtual PA to simply providing a telephone answering service.With a new website on the horizon and a...
 It came as no surprise to a number of people that Albert Matthews Butchers won the Food and Drink category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.Albert Matthews has been providing the people of Bury and across the North West with amazing food since 1935; this was when the man himself, Albert Matthews, opened his first ever butchers. Since then, they have grown considerably and in the process, gained a huge amount of satisfied customers.Today, Albert Matthews have moved with the times and now offer their customers delivery on meat across the...
 Barista cafe bar, in the heart of Bury, was commended in the Food and Drink category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.With it's homely and welcoming atmosphere, Barista offers a service that is second to none. The contemporary decor and friendly staff make Barista a lovely place to eat. It's only expected then that they were commended at the Made in Bury Business Awards!As a fairly new business, Barista, just three years old, has already gained a great reputation by those who vacate it reguarly or on one-off occasions. The handmade...
[caption id="attachment_112" align="alignnone" width="245"] Winner of the Start-up Business category in the Made in Bury Business Awards[/caption]2013 was a big year for contemporary cafe bar Cuckoo.Located on Bury New Road, Cuckoo only opened in 2013 and already managed to win the Start-up Business category at the Made in Bury Business Awards, all in one year!The success of this cafe bar comes as no surprise to those who vacate it regularly. With it's modern interior, homemade food and a large selection of beverages, Cuckoo is a homely and fun pla...
Newbank Garden Centre ended 2013 on a high by sponsoring the Creative category in the Made in Bury Business Awards.Since opening their Radcliffe premises back in 1990, Newbank Garden Centre has become a household name across Bury. The centre was opened on the site of the old Irwell Bank Farm. The farm buildings were then converted to house the garden furniture shops, homeware shops, giftware shops, houseplant rooms and acres of glasshouses stocked with a vast array of plants.Newbank Garden Centre is a great place to visit, offering a unique sho...
2013 was a very exciting year for Brighter Blinds, ending on a high with a win at The Made in Bury Business Awards. Brighter Blinds were Highly Commended in the Retailer category, receiving a certificate and a lovely glass award to commemorate their success.Although Brighter Blinds is a traditional, family run business (established for 18 years) innovation is always at the forefront of their activity. Constantly adding new product ranges demonstrates this commitment to drive the business forward.Just one new product introduced last year was roof window...
February 20, 2014
Picture shows Andy Couser of RRG Bury presenting the Health and Beauty award to Cath Harrop at Carriages Hair and Beauty.2013 has been an exciting year for RRG Group. As one of the biggest sponsors of our Made in Bury Business Awards, and after a £1milllion expansion, it's no wonder you've heard a lot more about this dealership since it first opened in Bury in 1978.The history of RRG Group goes back to its first Toyota dealership, complete with petrol station, in Elton.From then it moved to a bigger plot, became RRG Toyota Bury and is still on...
During the awards ceremony it was clear that we could not have chosen a more deserving winner in the Community Impact category than Bury Hospice.Most people who live and work in Bury are aware of the important work of the hospice and the high standards of palliative care they provide. Many of us know someone (either directly or indirectly) who has been in the hospice and it's a cause that's very close to our hearts here in Bury.Bury Hospice provides invaluable care and support not only to people who are approaching the end of their life, but also to their fami...
The World Famous Bury Market added another award to their long list of accolades when it was Commended in the Tourism & Leisure category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.The team at the market were presented with a certificate to commemorate their achievement at a sparkling lunchtime ceremony in November last year. However, being an award winner isn't new to Bury Market, as it was named Market of the Year in 2009 and voted Best Food Market by BBC viewers.The market dates back over 500 years and has always dominated the retail sector in the town,...
Horsfield and Smith Chartered Accountants were Commended in the Legal & Financial category of the Made in Bury Business Awards. Their team accepted their award at a sparkling lunchtime ceremony on Friday 22nd November 2013.So what made Horsfield & Smith stand out from the crowd? Well, the business philosophy is a great starting point -Horsfield & Smith always put clients first, treat each client as an individual and in turn, provides a unique service to perfectly match their needs. Horsfield & Smith works closely in partnership with eac...
2013 was an exciting year for Amanda at Natural Balance Pilates, who now runs a number of classes from her studio in Ramsbottom.Although the business is relatively new, Amanda has already built a loyal client base and is teaching classes throughout the week. It's clear that Amanda has tapped into a real niche in the market and as a result, the business is really taking off!In recognition of their success as a new business in the area, Natural Balance Pilates was Commended in the Start-Up Business category of the Made in Bury Business Awards. Amanda...
Friday 22nd November was a very special day for Cath Harrop, owner of Carriages Hair and Beauty. She was named as the winner of the Health and Beauty category at the Made in Bury Business Awards. Cath was presented with a beautiful glass award and a certificate during a sparkling ceremony at the Longfield Suite.What sets Carriages Hair and Beauty apart from the competition is the experience they provide to every customer - luxurious, indulgent and completely relaxed. When you step through the door at Carriages it's easy to immerse yourself in a world of pa...
This week we're taking a closer look at the story behind Leckenbys Licensed Tea Rooms, which was Highly Commended in the Customer Excellence category in the Made in Bury Business Awards.Leckenby's started life in December 1997, when the owners opened a specialist chocolate shop named "Chocoholics". The shop stocked a mouth-watering range of chocolates from all around the world and quickly gained a reputation as a real delight for chocolate lovers everywhere in Bury.However, it was soon realised that there was a gap in the market for high class tea room...
Susan Pattison Chartered Neurological Physiotherapists was Commended in the Health & Beauty category at The Made in Bury Business Awards last year. This was a fantastic achievement for an excellent local business that has steadily grown since it was first set up in 1998.What's different about Susan Pattison is that they are not a traditional physiotherapy practice in the sense of treating bad backs and dodgy elbows - instead the clinic specialises in treating people who suffer from neurological conditions and minimising the effects of long-term disability.The ...
Bloco Ashe Samba Group was Commended in the Community Impact category of the Made in Bury Business Awards last year.In this blog we'll be taking a closer look at the people and the history behind the music! Bloco Ashe is a percussive group that plays Samba influenced grooves and global beats from Brazil, Cuba and Africa. The group's aim is to promote, support and develop percussion-based music and related carnival arts in the local community.The group was started by Zac Sargent, a Manchester based percussion musician and samba enthusiast. After receivi...
2013 was a very special year for Platinum Care - being named as Highly Commended in the Start-Up Business category at the Made in Bury Business Awards was the icing on the cake!November 2013 also marked Platinum Care's first year in business, as owner Liam Gately first started the agency in November 2012. Liam quickly gained a fantastic reputation for the quality of the care his team provides. The business has gone from strength to strength in recent months, as the demand for Platinum Care's excellent services has increased rapidly through word of mouth re...
This week we're taking a closer look at Milliken, a global business with a local base right here in Bury. Milliken is a world-leading company in the automotive airbag market.In November last year Milliken sponsored the Made in Bury Business Awards, when they were Commended in the Environmental Impact award and Highly Commended in the Manufacturing and Engineering award. This is a fantastic achievement for Milliken, a business that continues to be at the forefront of innovation when it comes to car safety.Milliken European Airbag Products and the Wellin...
2013 proved to be a hugely successful year for the team at Ramsbottom Dental Surgery, who were Highly Commended in the Health & Beauty category at the Made in Bury Business Awards.The award was presented at a sparkling ceremony on Friday 22nd November last year. Of course, this really was the icing on the cake for dentist Adam Nulty, who was named as a finalist for Best Young Dentist UK in 2013's Dentistry Awards.It's always been Adam's goal to change the face of dentistry, which is too often associated with fear and reluctance to sit in the ch...
2013 proved to be one of the most successful years in the history of Bury Financial Advisers.The company sponsored the Food & Drink category in the Made in Bury Business Awards, which showcased the very best businesses in the area and celebrated their achievements.Only a month before the awards ceremony was held, Bury Financial Advisers welcomed a new member of staff. Christine (or Chris as she prefers to be called!) is a financial adviser with many years of experience specialising in equity release.This has expanded the range of services available fro...
On November 22nd last year Martin Stembridge Photography was named as the winner of our Creative award, a well-deserved accolade for the Ramsbottom-based photographer.But what made Martin's business shine that little bit brighter and secure the win? Well, they say a picture is worth a thousand words, and Martin's pictures are a perfect reflection of his passion for photography.Martin is a member of the Master Photographers Association and The British Institute of Professional Photographers, as well as being the winner of another prestigious award -...
2013 proved to be a hugely successful year for Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall Solicitors, ending the year on a high after being named the winners of the Legal and Financial category in the Made in Bury Business Awards. The results were revealed during a sparkling awards ceremony on Friday 22nd November last year. Earlier in the year they also won the Large Business of the Year Award in the Rossendale Business Awards.What made Woodcocks Haworth & Nuttall stand out from the competition is their dedication to clients, their excellent service and a highly...
What a 12 months its been. In our first year as a new brand we have achieved our mission to strengthen the firm and offer a greater range of services to clients, while attracting new ones.Unprecedented levels of competition fostered by huge changes in the legal sector, have put the pressure on and firms can afford to stand still. Our brave, entrepreneurial drive to innovate and grow has given us a new focus and in a period of uncertainty for many legal businesses, we are building a law firm for the future.Our commitment to growth has been evidenced...
Its been a tense wait for the nominees in the Made in Bury Business Awards 2013, but winners were announced in a sparkling ceremony on Friday 22nd November. The Made in Bury Business Awards will become a major annual event in the Bury business calendar and has been organised by thebestof bury in conjunction with Bury Council and Tower FM.In no particular order, the winners highly commended and commended businesses for each category are as follows:Best in Class Award - Start-up BusinessWinner - Cuckoo - 3DM Leisure LimitedHighly Commended - Platinum CareCom...
The marketing campaign for the Made in Bury Business Awards 2013 has got off to a fantastic start this month.We now have a very prominent link from Bury Council's website which encourages local businesses to nominate themselves for the awards by 20th September. Bury Council are our primary sponsor for the event and we are working in partnership with them to identify the best businesses in Bury and celebrate their achievements.This week also saw the launch of a very high profile marketing campaign with our media partner, Tower FM. Stay tuned to 107.4 to hear ou...
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