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Spelthorne Means Business Awards

18th October 2018

The hard work and achievements of local businesses was celebrated at the Spelthorne Means Business Awards held at Shepperton Studios on 11 October.

Finalists for each of the seven award categories gathered with the sponsors to celebrate their successes and toast the winners in each category:-


Category Finalists Winner
Exporter of the Year

sponsored by Heathrow


FT Technologies

ABA Stronalva

Pimento Connection

Brown Bag Crisps

Brown Bag Crisps


Award collected by Nick Wood-Dow

on behalf of Brown Bag Crisps

Creative Business of the Year

sponsored by Shepperton Studios


Dream Catchers

Design Incorporated
Healthy Business of the Year

sponsored by Everyone Active


ABS Personal Training


The Hazelwood Centre

The Hazelwood Centre


Best New Start Up

sponsored by TW Magazine


Fat Tones

Busy Bs Café

Willow Bakery

Willow Bakery
Best Business in Staines

sponsored by the Staines-upon-Thames BID


Encore Bridal

Design Incorporated

Caffe Gusto


Caffe Gusto
Independent Business of the Year

sponsored by the Spelthorne Business Forum


Thames Side Brewery

The Thames Club

Charlotte’s Chickens

Charlotte’s Chickens
Best Small Business

sponsored by A2 Dominion


Daisy Chain Floral Design

Samara Cuisine


Best Business in Spelthorne

Sponsored by Spelthorne Borough Council

All the finalists in the above categories Brown Bag Crisps


During the evening, a raffle was held for the Mayor’s charities which raised £680 and a silent auction in aid of MidasPlus raised over £1,000.


Leader of Spelthorne Borough Council, Cllr Ian Harvey, said: “Since introducing our new Council strapline ‘Spelthorne Means Business’ we have been looking for a way to recognise the successes of our locally based businesses. By launching our first Spelthorne Means Business Awards we have been able to join together to celebrate their achievements and thank them for helping to make the Borough such a vibrant and productive place. Many congratulations to all the finalists and winners.”