Broadland and South Norfolk Business Awards finalists

Broadland and South Norfolk Business Awards 2023

Congratulations to our Broadland and South Norfolk Business Awards 2023 finalists:

Business Collaboration

Sponsored by Pasta Foods

  • Hemstock's Jewellers Ltd - stylish jewellery boutique in Diss selling collections from luxury brands, supporting local charities.
  • Langley School and Nelsonspirit - creating a unique opportunity to grow and support young people in Norfolk through the foundation of the Nelson Scholarship.
  • ProspHER - delivers festival events and brings together a community to educate, empower and support women in achieving their professional aspirations. 

Business Growth

Sponsored by Hethel Innovation

  • Delta Fire Ltd - manufacturers and suppliers of fire fighting equipment to over 50 countries around the world.
  • QETTLE - boiling water tap brand launched four years ago.  
  • Sekura Mobile Intelligence - global provider of mobile identity data. Market-leading real-time verification, anti-fraud and frictionless authentication.

Business Innovation

Sponsored by Panel Graphic

  • Colorifix Ltd - tackling pollution in the fashion industry with its biological dyeing process. 
  • Laboratory Media Education C.I.C.- simplifying technology so that it can be used creatively to achieve positive change in education, health and social Inclusion.
  • SNAP - the all-in-one smart payment solution for the HGV industry, available at over 420 locations across Europe.

Business Resilience

Sponsored by Mirus

Business Supporting the Community

Sponsored by InTouch Systems

Employer of the Year

Sponsored by Jarrold Training

  • Big C Cancer Charity - improving the lives of people affected by cancer in Norfolk and beyond, through support, research, equipment and education.
  • Group Lotus - world class, high performance cars including the Eletre, Emira and the world’s first all-electric hypercar, the Evija.
  • Midwich - multi award winning trade only distributor of audio-visual technology with more than 40 years of experience in the AV and IT markets.

Environmental Innovation

Sponsored by University of East Anglia

  • Barnwell Print Ltd - Norfolk's first carbon balanced printer, at the forefront of printing technology and providing unrivalled customer service since 1840.
  • Bee Green Laundry - first 100% eco-friendly, green launderette in England, using renewable energy and plant-based products, to gently wash your laundry in Chedgrave.
  • Colorifix Ltd - tackling pollution in the fashion industry with its biological dyeing process. 

Excellence in Agriculture, Food and Drink

Sponsored by Woodforde's Brewery

  • Candi's Cupboard - handcrafted award winning chutney, using the very best fresh, British grown produce.
  • Chet Valley Vineyard Ltd - established single estate vineyard and winery in Bergh Apton, South Norfolk.
  • Norfolk Raider Cider Ltd - a family run business, Norfolk Raider is the only cider to be produced in Norwich.

Excellence in Insurance, Financial and Professional Services

Sponsored by fignorwich

  • Scrutton Bland - specialist teams provide accountancy, tax, audit, insurance and business advice to owner managed companies through to corporate operations.
  • Starkings and Watson Hybrid Estate Agents - Norfolk and Suffolk's largest hybrid estate agents, offering a personalised service to buyers, sellers and landlords from their Poringland office.
  • US2U Consulting Ltd - forward thinking management consultancy offering key solutions which make for better business practice and management in any organisation.

New Business

Sponsored by CNC Building Control

  • BugzUK - Norfolk's only invertebrate zoo, showcasing over 200 different invertebrates at this unique visitor attraction in Lenwade.
  • Soul Cafe - cafe in Harleston offering homemade food and seasonal menus. Dog friendly garden and takeaway options. 
  • Nurture Marketing - Marketing support for businesses in East Anglia.

Visitor Experience

Sponsored by Adnams

  • BugzUK - Norfolk's only invertebrate zoo, showcasing over 200 different invertebrates at this unique visitor attraction in Lenwade.
  • ROARR! Dinosaur Adventure - family owned dinosaur themed adventure park in Lenwade, set across 85 acres of natural woodland.
  • The Norfolk Mead - boutique hotel based in a Georgian country house on the Norfolk Broads in Coltishall. 

Broadland Pub of the Year

Sponsored by Pub is The Hub

  • Acle Bridge Inn - family run business welcoming children, dogs and muddy boots on the Norfolk Broads.
  • The Recruiting Sergeant - award winning pub, restaurant and B&B located in the village of Horstead, near Coltishall.
  • The Shoulder of Mutton - friendly community village pub situated in Strumpshaw.

South Norfolk Pub of the Year 

Sponsored by Pub is The Hub

  • SugarBeat Eating House - located 3 miles south of Norwich offer breakfast, morning coffee, lunch, cocktails, dinner, bed & breakfast.
  • The Fox and Hounds - traditional village pub in Great Moulton offering local British cuisine, real ales and ciders and event hire.
  • The Wheel of Fortune - traditional Norfolk dog friendly pub in Alpington, extending a warm welcome to all. 

Broadland Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by Big Sky Living

  • Aylsham Garden Centre - for all of your gardening needs, as a sister site to Wymondham Garden Centre.
  • Balloons & Bakes - your one stop party solution shop in Old Catton. 
  • Brundall Home Hardware - local village store providing quality products with good old fashioned, competitive prices and service.

South Norfolk Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by Big Sky Living