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Winners celebrate at St Albans awards

PUBLISHED: 11:30 30 September 2011 | UPDATED: 20:04 20 February 2013

Winners celebrate at St Albans awards

Winners celebrate at St Albans awards

A lavish dinner marked the culmination of the fourth St Albans District Chamber of Commerce Community Business Awards 2011 as the winners of the fiercely fought competition were announced.

A lavish dinner marked the culmination of the fourth St Albans District Chamber of Commerce Community Business Awards 2011 as the winners of the fiercely fought competition were announced.

The awards ceremony took place at Old Albanians in Harpenden Road, St Albans, last night (September 29) where guests enjoyed a three course meal before the ceremony began.

The winners in the six categories including the hotly contested Restaurant of the Year award sponsored by Hertfordshire Life collected trophies, with two runners-up in each category collecting certificates.

The business awards recognise outstanding contribution to the business community and are open to individuals and businesses whose business strategy encompasses policies and projects that have a positive impact on the St Albans district.

And the winners are:

New Business (sponsored by Debenhams Ottaway Solicitors)

Winner: Cup Cake Clothing

Runners-up: Feel Hot Yoga; Harpenden Directory

Young Person (sponsored by Oaklands College)

Winner: Katie Cairns

Runners-up: Russell Gallagher; Katie Steed

Restaurant (sponsored by Hertfordshire Life)

Winner: Chez Mumtaj

Runners-up: Kashu; St Michaels Manor

Green Business (sponsored by St Albans District Council)

Winner: Lussmanns

Runners-up: Christopher Place Shopping Centre; Fleetville Infant School

Corporate Social Responsibility (sponsored by Harpenden Building Society)

Winner: Debenhams Ottaway

Runners-up: Clydesdale Bank; SA Law

Presidents Award (sponsored by Hertfordshire Business Independent)

Winner: Phil Gibson

Runners-up: Cathy Bolshaw; Steve Gledhill

See pictures from the event in the November issue of Hertfordshire Life, in shops from October 19th.


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