On Air Now


6:00am - 10:00am

Now Playing

Winners revealed in The Bay Business Excellence Awards

Deena Gillan and Sean Thornton from 3-1-5 Health Club celebrate their award. Photo from 3-1-5 Facebook page

The winners have been revealed in The Bay Business Excellence Awards.

The full list of winners, announced at a ceremony held at Morecambe FC on Friday evening, were as follows:


Retailer of the Year

Winner: Penny Street Collectables

Finalists: Expressions, KingStreet Canopy


Business Support Services Award

Winner: Eventus

Finalists: ICT Reverse, New Brooms, North Star Projects, TP Financial Solutions


Manager of the Year

Winner: Wayne Thornton, Uniform & Leisurewear Company

Finalists: Claire Lloyd (Brew Me Sunshine), Deena Gillan (3-1-5), Jan Gomez (Positive Futures)


Care Sector Award

Winner: Westmorland Homecare

Finalists: Jayne Fleetwood (Bespoke Care Services), Lorna Stevens (Citizens Advice)


Restaurant/Pub of the Year

Winner: Buccelis

Finalist: The Palatine


Cafe/Bar of the Year

Winner: Brew Me Sunshine

Finalists: Keegan's, Shackleton's of Bare, The Exchange


Community Health and WellBeing Award

Winner: 3-1-5 X-Force Health Club

Finalists: Bayfit Performance PT, Re:Set Mind Body and Soul, Sarah Marshall Fitness


Shop Front of the Year

Winner: The Bridal Collection

Finalists: Kayleighs Creations, Uniform & Leisurewear Company, Viva Interiors


Hair and Beauty Salon of the Year

Winner: Mason Brown

Finalists: Base Line Hair Salon, Crystal Clear Health and Beauty, Vogue Hair and Beauty


Tourism and Visitor Attraction Award

Winner: Lancaster BID (Tom Fyson and Tony Johnson from Lancaster BID pictured below)

Finalists: Lancaster On Ice, Mill House Farm Pods, Carnforth Station, Morecambe Music Festival


Creative Innovation Award

Winner: Morecambe Bay Chowder Co

Finalists: Indigo Arts and Crafts, Tinbox Angels


Lifetime Achievement Award

Winner: Stephen Wright (Wright and Lord Solicitors)

Finalists: Greg Lambert (Beyond Radio), Sean Thornton (3-1-5), Vicki Hoyle (Uniform & Leisurewear Company)


Inspirational Young Adult Award

Winner: Jacob Walker

Finalists: Fraser Manley, Andrew Smith, Percy Lee and Josh Leung


Customer Service Award

Winner: New Brooms

Finalists: The Mortgage Partners, Booksmart Accounting, Morecambe Bay Chowder Co


Ambassador Award

Winner: Paul Cusimano


The Bay Business Excellence Awards were held at the Local Choice Suite at the Mazuma Stadium, and were organised by The Visitor and Lancaster Guardian.

More from Local News

Recently Played Songs

  • 6:09am


    Justin Timberlake

  • 6:04am


    Peter Gabriel

  • 5:54am

    I Just Can't Stop Loving You

    Michael Jackson feat. Siedah Garrett