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Organizer The Family Business Network Limited
Region All

Welcome to the North West Family Business Awards 2021! We are fully committed to celebrating the North West’s amazing family businesses in 2021, however are currently unable to give a date to our awards ceremony due to covid-19.

While we would usually be inviting you to enter right now, we are instead opening up expressions of interest so that when the time comes, you will be best placed to get that application form in and begin your #NWFBA2021 journey.

By completing and submitting this form, you are letting us know that you are keen to enter – and want to be kept up to date on our latest news, including when applications open and we get a date locked in for the North West Family Business Awards 2021.

You’re effectively giving yourself a head start, and taking a positive step towards that official awards entry. We can’t wait to hear from you, and who knows? You could be making your acceptance speech in 2021.

• Social Impact Award
• Agriculture
• Construction & Engineering
• Wholesalers
• Business Services
• Manufacturing
• Large Manufacturing (21+ Employees)
• Small Manufacturing (20- Emplyees)
• Food & Drink Establishments
• Food and Drink Procedures
• Retailers
• Leisure and Tourism
• Large Leisure & Tourism(21+ Employees)
• Small Leisure & Tourism(20- Employees)
• Transport, Haulage and Logistics
• People's Choice - Lancashire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Chesire, Marseyside
• Employee of the Year(Includes Family or Non-Family Employees)
• Emerging Family Business
• North West Family Business of the Year

Past winners

2020 Winners

Business & Community:
• Stan Sherlock Associated Ltd.

Preperty & Construction:
• Story Decorating Group Ltd.

Emerging Family Business:
• The Milking Parlour

Food and Drink Establishments:
• Atkinsons Coffee Roasters J Atkinson & Co.

Food and Drink Procedures:
• Butlers FarmHouse Cheese

• Dunsters Farm Ltd

• Bluebell Fitted Furniture

LArge Manufacturing & Engineering:
• George Cox & Sons Ltd.

Small Manufacturing & Engineering:
• First Trace Heating Direct Ltd.

Transport & Logictics:
• Spencer Graham Coaches Ltd.

ALrge Leisure & Tourism:
• Partingson's Holiday Centres

Small Leisure & Tourism:
• Upfront Arts Venue

Science & Technology:
• Kendal Nutricare

People's Choice Award

• Penningtons Tra & Coffee

• Choose Occupational Health

• Pendle Doors Ltd

• Compassionate Care

• JJ Smith & Co (Woodworking Machinery) Ltd

Greater Machester:
• Direct 2 Florist

Other Awards

Non-Family Leader:
• Marine Millard OBE of Nichols PLC

Judges Award:
• JJ Smith & Co (Woodworking Machinery) Ltd

Employee of the Year:
• Mark Porter of Higginsons of Grange

North West Family Business of Year:
• Partington's Holiday Centres