2019 Finalists revealed...

2019 Winners

 

 

Platinum Award

Sponsor:

Winner:

Team Bath

“A truly exemplary year for Team Bath. It provides a top-class service, is run by a dedicated team and inspires people of all abilities. Team Bath is a colossal asset to the city and places Bath proudly on the sporting map.”

@teambath

teambath.com

Arts

Winner:

Bath International Comedy Festival in partnership with Visit Bath

“A distinctive offering for Bath. This well-crafted event brings cultural tourism and has put Bath on the map in a different kind of way.”

@bathcomedyfest

bathcomedy.com

Bar

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Winner:

Circo Bar

“Circo plays its space really well and offers so much more than just a bar. It hosts a great variety of events alongside its fun, inventive drinks menu. A consistently strong bar appealing to both tourists and locals.”

@circobarbath

circobar.co.uk

 

Business Services

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Winner:

Taste of Bath

“This unique concept enhances Bath as a city and connects a number of businesses through both its support of local producers and its B2B offering. It’s an innovative brand of Bath.”

@tasteofbath

taste-of.co.uk

 

Café / Coffee Shop

Winner:

Castle Farm Café

“A complete one-off of a café, offering an authentic rural experience, yet so close to Bath. Try it!”

@castlefarmcafe

castlefarmmidford.co.uk

 

Charity

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Winner:

Bath City Farm

“A remarkable environmentally-friendly urban community facility, providing a highly successful support system to those who need it. An inspiring and educational place.”

@bathcityfarm

bathcityfarm.org.uk

Charity

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Winner:

Southside Family Project

“Southside Family Project deals with sensitive serious issues in a highly caring, supportive way. It’s an unsung hero which puts all its resources into supporting each individual and family.”

@southsidebanes

south-side.org.uk

Civic

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Winner:

Eddies Street Cuts

“Eddie had an idea and he made it happen. A compassionate, kind individual who has turned his own life around and is now helping many others. It’s pioneering and inspirational.”

@eddiestreetcuts

 

Creative

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Winner:

Mytton Williams

“With a growing list of high-profile clients, impressive projects, bold side projects and continuing support for students, it’s been a superb year for Mytton Williams.”

@myttonwilliams

myttonwilliams.co.uk

 

Education

Sponsor:

Winner:

Fun Science

“This has been a year of success and growth for this clever, fun way to bring science to children. It’s building strongly by being innovative, flexible and accessible.”

fun-science.org.uk

 

Environmental

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Winner:

Freshford Church School

“This school’s strong environmental ethos is as integrated as it is inspirational. Highly impressive.”

freshfordschool.org.uk

 

Event

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Winner:

Bath Festivals

“Such an impressive year for Bath Festivals. 2018 was a major step forwards, massively increasing its scale and appeal, impressively taking the event to a whole new level.”

@bathfestivals

bathfestivals.org.uk

 

Gastropub

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Winner:

Marlborough Tavern

“Marlborough Tavern is a consistently great place to eat, with high quality food and delivering superb customer service. Great place, strong team.”

@marlboroughtav

marlborough-tavern.com

Hair & Beauty

Winner:

Broad Street Studio

“Broad Street Studio had a record year in 2018 with its bold and successful refocus on body jewellery. It’s a cleverly run business with good growth prospects.”  

@broadststudio

broadstreetstudio.co.uk

 

Health & Wellbeing

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Winner:

Team Bath

“Great connections with schools and so many Bath organisations, Team Bath is a first class operator, inspiring people to live healthy and active lifestyles.”

@teambath

teambath.com

 

Homes & Interiors

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Winner:

Sims Hilditch

“Sims Hilditch is a high quality, top-of-the-sector offering. Beautiful portfolio, well-positioned business.”

@simshilditch

simshilditch.com

 

Legal & Financial

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Winner:

Royds Withy King

“Such a remarkable year – a record turnover, new range of services and significant client wins. Royds Withy King is a regional success story.”

@roydswithyking

roydswithyking.com

Leisure & Tourism

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Winner:

Avon Valley Adventure & Wildlife Park

“A lovely business which is constantly changing and growing to attract more and more visitors. It’s had a strong year.”

@avonvalleypark

avonvalley.co.uk

 

New Business

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Winner:

MH Tyre Services

“Hard work really does pay off! MH Tyre Services has grown from nothing to a thriving business in less than a year and deserves recognition. What a gem!”

Marcus Harris Tyre Services

Property

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Winner:

Aaron Evans Architects

“Aaron Evans Architects wove its way yet deeper into the fabric of Bath in 2018. Great portfolio of projects backed by a strong ethos. An impressive firm and deserving winner.”

@aearchitects

aaronevans.com

 

Restaurant

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Winner:

The Scallop Shell

“The Scallop Shell just keeps getting bigger and better. It’s had a stunning year: major expansion while retaining its high quality, distinctive offering.”

@thescallopshell

thescallopshell.co.uk

 

Retailer

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Winner:

The Italian Food Hall

 

“A charming, authentic, independent retailer, run by a passionate committed team. A real taste of Italy in the heart of Bath.”

@italianfoodhall

theitalianfoodhall.com

 

Rising Star

Winner:

Jade Whale, Bath Rugby Foundation

“It’s so impressive to see how much Jade has developed in the last year. She’s come a long way in a short period and acts as a beacon to vulnerable young people through the Bath Rugby Foundation.”

@br_foundation

bathrugbyfoundation.com

 

Technology & Innovation

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Winner:

TrueSpeed

“2018 was a transformational year for Truespeed and the future is looking superb. Terrific growth in 2018 and we expect great things from it in years to come.”

@thetruespeed

truespeed.com