Business Awards



On Friday 14th September local businesses came out to celebrate the Sevenoaks Town Partnership’s Annual Business Awards.

Dressed in their finest nominees, sponsors and dignitaries attended the black tie event at Knole Academy.

The following results were awarded to:

Business awards

Independent Retailer of the Year Award sponsored by Manak Solicitors

Winner – Sevenoaks Bookshop
Second Place – The Chocolate Shop
Third Place – Devine on Dorset Street

National Chain Retailer sponsored by Wildernesse House, Pegasus Life

Winner – Wagamama
Second Place – Neal’s Yard Remedies
Third Place – Waitrose

Apprentice of the Year sponsored by KCC Cllr Margaret Crabtree

Winner – Samantha Tilley from Lakeview Accountants
Runners Up – Ben Tompkins from Specsavers and Rebecca Schreur from F M Conway

New Business sponsored by Sevenoaks District Council

Winner – Brisket & Barrel
Second Place – Sevenoaks Sports Magazine and Reuthe’s Nursery
Third Place – My Sevenoaks Community

Customer Choice sponsored by Specsavers and voted by the public

Winner – Dulce’s Patisserie
Second Place – Brisket & Barrel
Third Place – My Sevenoaks Community

Micro enterprise of the Year sponsored by Sevenoaks & District Chamber of Commerce

Winner – Sevenoaks Sports Magazine
Second Place – My Sevenoaks Community
Third Place – Bradshaw & Sons Ltd

Judge’s Choice sponsored by Warners Solicitors

Winner – Sevenoaks Round Table
Congratulations to all our winners and nominees for the Business Awards 2018.

First Prize Winners
received a coveted hand carved Acorn, champagne and will be able to have a free advert for six months on the Sevenoaks Town Partnership’s Information Screen located at the mainline station.

For further information about the Business Awards, including photographs or any other Sevenoaks Town Partnership events please contact Bonnie Tarling on 01732 459 953 or email

Award winners