Date published: 22nd February 2019

The second North Norfolk Business Awards were held last night, with two dozen of the district’s businesses winning plaudits for their success.

The awards, organised by North Norfolk District Council and held at Gresham’s School, saw awards presented in eight main categories, as well as a Chairman’s Award, which was presented for the first time this year.


The winners were:

Agriculture, Horticulture & Countryside, in association with Lovewell Blake: Crop Systems

Business Growth, in association with FOUR: Crisp Malt

Environment, in association with Fakenham Racecourse: MarGins Walking and Glamping Holidays

Innovation, in association with Archant: Chell Instruments

New Business, in association with eastlaw: Archangel Distilleries

Small Business, in association with MENTA: The Norfolk Brewhouse

Tourism & Hospitality, in association with Thursford: Norfolk Cottages

Young People & Skills, in association with New Anglia LEP: Holkham Estate

Chairman’s Award: Oyster Yachts


Cllr Sarah Butikofer, Leader of North Norfolk District Council, said: “It was a tremendous night and it was great to see so many businesses from our district doing well.

“The quality of all the shortlisted businesses was inspiring, and demonstrated just how many success stories we have in North Norfolk.”

Chris Sargisson, Chief Executive of Norfolk Chamber of Commerce, was the host for the evening.

He said: “I was delighted to be able to join this celebration of the best in business. The quality of entries was fantastic and showed just what a thriving district North Norfolk is.”

Last updated: 22nd February 2019