Today the finalists were announced for the First ever Ryedale Business Awards. www.ryebas.co.uk.
The Judges were
Councillor Linda Cowling.
The finalists are as follows
Learning and Development sponsored by Alex Yoxall Photography
The Jones Partnership
Community Contribution sponsored by Handy Mag
Helmsley Walled Garden
Libby Butler Jewellers - Carolyn Frank
Young Entrepreneur sponsored by Ryedale District Council
Fergus Court Funeral Services
GVT Painting and Decorating
Innovation sponsored by Vale Radio
The Stick Man
Rural Diversification sponsored by Anna Lupton
Happy Paws Boarding
Deepdale Farm Weddings
Studford Luxury Lodges
Start Up Business sponsored by Federation of Small Businesses
The Cutting Shed
Willow Green Estate Agents
Long Standing Business sponsored by Pearson and Ward [Ware and Kay]
Claridges of Helmsley
RV Rogers Roses
R Yates &Sons
Terry Elsey Tyres
Ryedale Champion sponsored by Gillies Jones
The winners will be announced at the Ryedale Business Awards which are to be held on Tuesday 24th Jan 2017 at the White Swan of Ampleforth by kind permission of Simon Parker, Robert Fawcett and Edward Fawcett who have sponsored the event.
Tickets are available £15 from Handy Mag Office in Market Place Malton or Anna Lupton on 01347 868526. Cheques made payable to Ryedale Business Awards.
Breakfast will be served at 9.30am and the winners announced by Vale Radio and transmitted live throughout the morning.
The event will end at 11.30am.
The White Swan will remain open should anyone wish to stay on for further celebratory drink and lunch will be available to be purchased.