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Applications now open for the Wyre Business Awards 2018

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Published Monday, 16 July 2018

Applications for the 2018 Wyre Business Awards are now open! This year’s ceremony will be hosted at Marine Hall, Fleetwood on Thursday 29 November.

Wyre’s business community has enjoyed a string of successes this year and their strong performance seems set to continue. You can be a part of the success story in 2018!

Wyre business Awards is one of the most prestigious events in the footprint. It gives businesses a chance to promote their achievements, raise their profile and gain the recognition they deserve.

Now in its 5th year, it is organised by Wyre Council. The awards are free to enter and open to any business within the Wyre boundary.

Councillor Michael Vincent, Portfolio Holder for Planning and Economic Development, commented, "I would like to encourage all businesses in Wyre to enter for a Wyre Business Award and celebrate their successes. 

"It’s our 5th year and it’s going to be the biggest and best event yet! Wyre represents businesses of all shapes and sizes and we want to showcase those and support you in celebrating in the biggest business event in Wyre."

Applications are invited for the twenty one all-encompassing award categories that recognise all types and sizes of businesses. The closing date for entries is 10 September 2018.

For a full list of award categories and to submit an entry visit Businesses can submit entries in up to three categories.

There are new award categories this year to recognise rural businesses, corporate social responsibility, health and the third sector, which promote Wyre as a sense of place and not just business.

This year’s ceremony will be on Thursday 29 November at the Marine Hall, Fleetwood. It will feature a drinks reception, three-course meal by Twelve Restaurant, entertainment by Daniel Sings and a fantastic atmosphere.

This, combined with the chance to mingle with shortlisted companies, sponsors and partner organisations of Wyre, ensures a memorable evening and a fantastic opportunity to network and build connections for the future growth of your business and Wyre.

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