2020 Sponsorship opportunities now available...

2019 Winners

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Platinum Award

Sponsor:

Winner:

Hijinx

“Outstanding work promoting the importance of equal opportunity both on an individual basis and through outward-facing education and training. An astonishing, ambitious organisation truly deserving of recognition.”

@hijinxtheatre

hijinx.org.uk/

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Arts

Winner:

Hijinx

"A spectacular 2018, full of ambitious initiatives and impressive growth. Hijinx is changing lives by deep engagement. This is art affecting real life."

@hijinxtheatre

hijinx.org.uk/

 

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Bar/Pub

Winner:

Lab 22

"Lab 22 has shown real courage pushing boundries and is now a shining beacon for ethical grass-roots business in Cardiff. What they've done is mind-blowing!"

@lab22cardiff

www.lab22cardiff.com

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Business Services

Sponsor:

Winner:

Illustrate Digital

"A collaborative, diverse company with a strong team culture - powered by a stand-out work. This company knows its craft and executes it to perfection."

@IllustrateUK

illustrate.digital

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Café

Winner:

Bodlon

"Bodlon is proud of its Welsh heritage, promoting Wales in a distinctive way. Excellent food, lovely décor and notably high standards of service. Very on-trend!"

@NiaBodlon

www.bodlon.com

 

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Charity

Sponsor:

Winner:

City Hospice

"Having gone through some seriously tough times, City Hospice has come out shining. Cardiff is much richer for having this superb organisation. We could not be without it."

@CityHospice

www.cityhospice.org,uk

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Creative

Sponsor:

Winner:

Cardiff Pottery Workshop Foundation

“Such a lovely organisation doing good things. Engaging, accessible and encouraging, these workshops are offering something highly mindful.
A stand-out success!”

@cardiffpottery

www.cardiffpotteryworkshops.com

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Civic

Winner:

Creative Cardiff

"Remarkable! Creative Cardiff connects people, running a variety of events and putting creativtiy at the heart of civic life. An impressive 2018 with huge impact."

@CreativeCardiff

www.creativecardiff.org.uk

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Education

Winner:

Media Academy Cardiff

"Through focusing on educating and supporting individuals, Media Academy Cardiff is changing lives. An extremely impressive year, with over 2,500 people directly impacted. So important."

@MACardiff

www.mediaacademycardiff.org

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Event

Winner:

RoathRocks

“This is an amazing story filled with community spirit. A superb example of an event bringing disparate groups together and changing opinions through joyous, creative action."

@RoathRocks

www.roathcardiff.net

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Welsh Language

Winner:

Heathcock

“Wow! A serious success story, turning around a failing pub and creating a space which is strong on food, service and décor. Pulled it out of the bag!”

@The_Heathcock

www.heathcockcardiff.com

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Hair & Beauty

Winner:

Simon Constantinou

“This longstanding salon truly is a one-stop-shop for hair and beauty. Continuously innovating and trying new things whilst keeping its distinctive community feel.”

@s_ constantinou

worldchampionhairdressing.co.uk/

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Health & Wellbeing

Sponsor:

Winner:

Friends of Pedal Power Project

“Impressive execution of a strong idea, using cycling to improve physical and mental health. Gives everyone the opportunity to enjoy cycling, regardless of ability. Innovative.”

@PedalPower_Diff

www.cardiffpedalpower.org

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Homes & Interiors

Sponsor:

Winner:

Chalkhouse Kitchens

“Beautiful handmade kitchens supporting a solid business model with excellent growth and a family feel. Aspirational!”

@chalkhouseint

www.chalkhouseinteriors.co.uk

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Legal & Financial

Sponsor:

Winner:

CJCH

“A solicitor’s firm with a genuine difference. Strong demonstrable growth, innovative and forward-thinking use of technology, and an inspirational outreach programme for schools and charities.”

@cjch_soliciters

www.cjchsolicitors.co.uk

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Leisure & Tourism

Winner:

Bay Island Voyages

“This family business has been brought back to a position of strength through a committed investment in its staff. Thoroughly convincing submission, with impressive new contracts.”

@BayIslandWales

www.bayislandvoyages.co.uk

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New Business

Winner:

Credas

“Credas has created something innovative, effective and scalable, with impressive growth in 2018. We should be proud to call this a Cardiff business – definitely one to watch.”

 

@mycredas

www.credas.co.uk

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Property

Sponsor:

Winner:

Charles James Developments & Interiors

“Great to see a tight-knit, local company doing great things and achieving such glowing reviews. Supporting local tradesmen, expanding staff and always delivering.”

@charlesjamesltd

charlesjamesdevelopments.co.uk/

 

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Restaurant

Winner:

Milkwood

“Special food served in a wonderful setting, using the very best Welsh produce. A unique and exclusive feel, brimming with characters and a personable team.”

@Milkwoodcdf

milkwoodcardiff.com/

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Retailer

Winner:

Pugh's Garden Village

“With a huge increase in turnover in 2018, considerable expansion and community engagement, Pugh’s Garden Village is proof that passion can absolutely power success. Inspiring.”

@pughsgarden

www.pughsgardencentre.co.uk