Congratulations to businesses in our Uckfield Directory who were announced as winners at an Uckfield Business Awards ceremony last week.
- Jacqueline Hardaway from Dawson Hart, business person of the year, female;
- Bernard Smith, from Oldfield Smith & Co, business person of the year, male;
- The Picture House Cinema and Restaurant, restaurant, hospitality and leisure award;
- Jake Holmes, from C J Thorne & Co, young employee/apprentice of the year
- Uckfield Festival, contribution to the community award
- Carvills, best-looking shop
The Uckfield Chamber of Commerce awards were held at the East Sussex National Hotel and sponsored by organisations including Lawson Commercial, Swindells Accounting, Dawson Hart Solicitors, TR Fastenings, Simmons Gainsford and C P J Field owners of Fuller & Scott.
Lawson Commercial also organised a prize draw at the event with three cash prizes which raised £1,300 to be split equally between the Friends of Sussex Hospices and the Uckfield Chamber of Commerce Christmas Lights Fund.