The hunt for the district’s best businesses and business people has begun, with the launch of the 12th Harrogate Advertiser Business Awards.
The awards, which are sponsored by Harrogate and Pateley Bridge estate agent Verity Frearson, are open to businesses in every sector trading in the circulation area of the Harrogate Advertiser, Knaresborough Post, Wetherby News, Nidderdale Herald and Ripon Gazette. The awards dinner will be held at Harrogate's Royal Hall on Thursday, April 27.
Jean MacQuarrie, Editor of the Harrogate Advertiser Series, said: "This year, we'll be holding the ceremony at the Royal Hall for the very first time, and we're really looking forward to recognising the stars of the region's business community in such a fabulous setting.
"There are so many truly impressive businesses, both old and new, in our area, and we're really looking forward to hearing their stories. We wish all entrants the best of luck and look forward to seeing them all there on the night."
Businesses may enter as many categories as they wish and are advised to start preparing their entries now. Entry is free.
Entries are invited across 12 categories and can be submitted online by clicking on ‘Entries’ below. The closing date for entries is noon on Monday, March 13.