Fate threw two ladies together unexpectedly and from a dream to celebrate amazing achievement, The Yorkshire Choice Awards were born to raise awareness of some of the most incredible people Yorkshire has to offer.
It's taken us until now to go through hundreds of messages. We are overwhelmed from all your comment’s but it is our guests, sponsors and inspiring nominees that we wish to thank because without you our Yorkshire Choice Awards would not be possible.
There are lots of people for us to thank from the front of house talent to those hidden behind the scenes, who all play their part in making our Awards an outstanding success, here’s just a few – thank you to:
Headline Sponsor: Stockdales of Yorkshire
Award Sponsors: Lawcris, Scott & Sid: The Movie, Deep Blue Telecom, Future Roof, Simon Benn The Children’s Happiness Coach, Stoneacre Properties, Franks Accountants, YPO, Wetherby Whaler, CCTVdirect, Mount Pleasant Care Farm & Mount Pleasant Kennels.
Front of House
Christa Ackroyd: your host for the evening - after an extremely tough week you delivered the perfect night, you never cease to amaze us.
Christine Talbot: who not only helped us keep a massive secret but gave one of the most moving speeches of the evening, which had us all in tears.
Vanita Parmar: our Fundraising Manager on the evening who not only managed proceedings but helped to co-ordinate the fabulous volunteers from St Gemma’s Hospice.
Jonathan Heath: your MC, auctioneer and DJ for the evening.
Chris Pointon: who no matter what we ask of him will always deliver above and beyond.
Bethany Hare & Tilly Ducker: your entertainment for the evening. We are sure you will all agree that these very talented ladies will go far.
Behind the Scenes
AV Matrix: our AV experts, we couldn’t do this without you and your advice, guidance and fabulous team. Every year you pull something astounding out of the bag.
Blank Page Media: our designers/printers, their attention to detail is superb and work with us to design and deliver our literature. Patience of a saint 😊
Caine's Jewellers: who deliver our Awards with expert precision and timing.
The final thank you is for Yorkshire, keep nominating and voting for your local heroes and let's continue to showcase the amazing things they do.
Remember to follow us on social media to keep up to date with all the latest news and of course our announcement when our 2019 nomination process will open.
Thank you Yorkshire.