Events & News News Winners announced at the South Holland Business Awards 2018 Winners announced at the South Holland Business Awards 2018 More than 150 business representatives came together last night (November 15) at the sixth annual South Holland Business Awards recognising the amazing talent the district has to offer. Tonic Health, Worldwide Fruit and Long Sutton Dentistry were amongst the winners announced at the event, held at Springfield’s Events and Conference Centre in Spalding. Opening the evening’s celebrations, running through the categories and announcing the winners, was BBC Radio Lincolnshire presenter, Melvyn Prior. Two new categories were introduced for this years awards; Food, Drink and Farming and The Phil Scarlett Memorial Award. The full winner list is: Supporting the Community Award Tonic Health Customer Care Award Long Sutton Dentistry Business Innovation Award Crowtree Wigwams Apprentice of the Year Oliver Horne The Phil Scarlett Memorial Award David and Susan Norton New Business of the Year Sergi’s Tapas Bar Small Business of the Year Molsom & Associates Limited Food, Drink and Farming The National Centre for Food Manufacturing Business Person of the Year Peter Issitt of Crowland Cranes Business of the Year Worldwide Fruits Simon Beardsley, Chief Executive, Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce, said: “Firstly, I’d like to take this opportunity, on behalf of myself, the Chamber and the judging panel to thank our winners, finalists and all of our applicants for taking the time to put together a submission. “We’re proud of all the winners and finalists, and we’re honoured to provide a platform for them to shout about their success. “Although the judging was particularly difficult this year, with the introduction of two new categories, but we have been extremely impressed with the high standard of applications, demonstrating the wide variety of skills, expertise and work being achieved across the district. “Finally, a huge thank you to our headline sponsors PSP IT Design and Development, your support has been fantastic and this event just wouldn’t be possible without the generosity and support of all of our sponsors. Here’s to 2019!” The Chamber would like to say a huge thank you to all sponsors on the night who included; Moore Thompson, Chattertons, Newton Press, University Academy Holbeach, Woodhouse Farm Lodge, South Holland District Council, Welland Power, Ringrose Law, Duncan & Toplis, Charmed Interiors and Bookmark.