The Finalists of the Skipton Business Awards

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Best New Business 

Commando Mindset 

Elsworth at the Mill


Tarbetts Fishmongers 

Best Independent Business

Moon Education 

On Trend Boutique 

The Art Shop 

Best Family Business 

Bean Loved 

Howards Market Stall

The Art Shop 

Best Live Entertainment 


Sound Bar 

The Mess Rooms

The Best Food & Drink Award 

Bean Loved 

Le Caveau 

Three Sheep Tearooms 

Two Sisters 


Best Tourism Business Award

Skipton Market 

Skipton Town Hall 

The Bailey 

Health and Wellbeing Awards 

Sarah Rennison Physiotherapy 

The Backman 

Tim Done Clinics 

Hair and Beauty Award 


Melvin & Co 

Rebecca Rennolds 

Best Professional Services 

Natwest High Street Branch 

Skipton Building Society High Street Branch

The Mortgage Home 

The Best Retailer Award 

Discount Sports 

Need a New Top 

The Aisle 

Below are all the businesses per category which were successfully longlisted and were sent to the judging panel. They have all done exceptionally well to get to this stage. 

Best New Business Award – Sponsored by Le Caveau

Skipton is a great place to establish your business. This award celebrates a new business or company that has started within the past 12 months. 

Speakeasy                              Tarbetts Fishmongers              Brown Bag Café   

The Swadford Hub              Commando Mindset 

Skipton Auto Services         Elsworth at the Mill 

Professional Services Award Sponsored by Aspire Magazine
This award recognises the predominantly office-based businesses delivering professional services throughout the town. Nominations might include the financial or legal sectors, architects, design agencies, insurance brokers and so much more. 

NatWest                   Skipton Building Society                  The Mortgage Home 

Best independent Business Award – Sponsored by Shepherd Partnership 
This award is for independent businesses. Whether it sells something unique, or offers exceptional levels of care for customers, tell us about your favourite independent in the town centre and why they deserve to win the award.

The Art Shop                         The Clubhouse Coffee & Cycles                Speakeasy 

On Trend Boutique               Captain Jellyfish                                          Moon Education                The Geekside 

Best Family Businesses Award – Sponsored by Belle Vue Dental Practice
Skipton is proud to have a number of well-established family run businesses. The winner of this award will have family members working in the business from more than one generation. 

The Art Shop                         Two Sisters                                                  The Mess Room 

Bean Loved                            Drake and Macefield                                  Howards Market Stall 

Best Live Entertainment venue Award – Sponsored by Teddy Boutique 
The winner will offer regular and diverse range of live music or entertainment

The Mess Room                   Speakeasy                                                  The Sound Bar                                The Treehouse 

The Health and Wellbeing Award – Sponsored by Benjamin Opticians 
Recognising the local businesses committed to the wellbeing of their local community. 

Sarah Rennison Physiotherapy                    Commando Mindset                  Tim Done Clinics  

The Backman                                                 Craven Leisure                           No 45                                            Jetts 

The Best Food and Drink Award – Sponsored by Bizzie Lizzie’s
Skipton has a wealth of hospitality businesses. The winner of this award will celebrate the best food and/or drink-based business.

Two Sisters                            Bean Loved                                          The Three Sheep Tearoom 

The Swadford Hub               Le Caveau                                            The Clubhouse Cycles & Coffee                           Efendy 

Best Tourism Business – Sponsored by Elsworth at the Mill 
The winner of this award will celebrating the tourist offer in the town, this could be an attraction, experience, accommodation provider or business associated with the tourism or leisure sector.

The Bailey                          Mill Bridge Gallery                                Pennine Cruisers 

Skipton Castle                   Skipton Market                                      Skipton Town Hall 

Hair and Beauty Salon of the Year – Sponsored by The Backman
Nominate your favourite salon and let us know why they deserve to win the award. With so many potential nominees throughout the town centre including hair, nails, skincare, and tattoo parlours.

Chic                                     Rebecca Reynolds                                  Melvin & Co 

The Branding Iron             Velvet                                                       Boho 

Best Retailer Award – Sponsored by AWB Charlesworth Solicitors 
Skipton  has a wide range of stores offering a variety of produce including clothing, household items, books, stationery, pharmacy products, groceries and so much more. 

On Trend Boutique         The Aisle                                                 Captain Jellyfish 

Discount Sports              Azendi                                                    The Home Company 

The Geekside                 Need a New Top (NANT)                     Teddy Boutique 

Unsung Hero – Sponsored by Brown Bag Café 
This award recognises the individual from a Skipton who really excels and makes a positive impact to Skipton. They should be someone who has really gone above and beyond to fly the flag for the town and made an outstanding contribution to improving the town centre.

To be announced on the night!