Industry Awards finalists announced. - British Florist Association

Industry Awards finalists announced.

This year we have once again seen an amazing number of votes at 8,864. It’s fantastic to see how passionate people are about our industry.

Congratulations to everyone who has taken part so far and especially to those who have made it to the finalist stage! The Winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner at Jurys Inn, Hinckley on 30th October 2021 as well as our website and Social Media so watch this space!!

Listed below are the finalist in alphabetical order.

To buy tickets for the Gala Dinner and Industry Awards announcement

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IoPF FLORISTRY STUDENT OF THE YEAR

Daisy Rocke, East Durham College, Durham
Hannah Beckley, Warwickshire College, Moreton Morrell, Warwickshire
Holly Moule, Bicton College, Devon
Ruth Wigmore, Myerscough College, Lancashire
Sarah Williams, Warwickshire College, Moreton Morrell , Warwickshire

FLORISTRY TUTOR OF THE YEAR

Amanda Watts, Capel Manor, Middlesex
Denise Cross, Bicton College, Devon
Karen Longbottom, Askham Bryan College, Yorkshire
Roseann McKelvie, Glasgow Clyde College, Lanarkshire
Sherry Suett, CAFRE, Co Antrim.

FLORISTRY TRAINING PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

Askham Bryan College, Yorkshire
Bicton College, Devon
Capel Manor College, Middlesex
East Durham College, County Durham
Glasgow Clyde College, Lanarkshire

GROWER OF THE YEAR

Crown Jewels Gloriosa, Netherlands
Highcroft Nurseries, Cornwall
Little Buds Peony Farm, Kent
MAB Flowers Ltd, Lincolnshire
Smith and Munson, Lincolnshire

NATIONAL FLOWER SENDER OF THE YEAR

direct2florist
Eflorist
Floom

FLORISTRY SERVICE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

Bloom Local
Chrysal UK Ltd
floristPro
Florist Window
The Paper Studio

SUNDRIES SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR

Country Baskets, Leeds, Yorkshire
I.S Sundries, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oasis Floral Products, Washington, Tyne and Wear
Southeast Sundries, Ashford, Kent
Stemgem Vases, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

FLOWER SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR

FleuraMetz
Florismartdirect
Hoek Flowers

LOCAL FLOWER WHOLESALER OF THE YEAR

BJ Richards, Saltash, Cornwall
Evolve Flowers, Spalding, Lincolnshire
Florist Wedding & Craft Supplies Ltd, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Flower Vision Lancashire, Lancashire
J Van Vliet Glasgow, Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Marilliam Flowers, Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Peake Blooms, Belfast, Co Antrim
Tom Brown Wholesale, London
Valley Flowers, Gateshead, County Durham
Wedd Wholesale Flowers, plants and sundries, Doncaster, Yorkshire

FLORIST WEBSITE OF THE YEAR

Bluebell and Ivy, Ulverston, Cumbria- www.bluebellandivy.com
Flowers by Beatrice, Sittingbourne, Kent – www.flowersbybeatrice.co.uk
Flowers with Passion, Preston, Lancashire – www.flowerswithpassion.co.uk
Secret Flower Den, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire – www.secretflowerden.co.uk

RETAIL FLORIST OF THE YEAR

Alexandra Mays Florist, Liverpool, Merseyside
Beehive Florist, Chelmsford, Essex
Bella’s Bouquets Ltd, Swanscombe, Kent
Fleur & Blume, Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire
Flowers by Donna Cornish, Launceston, Cornwall
KyeLee Flowers of Olney, Olney, Buckinghamshire
Signature Flowers, Bicester, Oxon
The Flower Pot, Renfrew, Renfrewshire
The Rose Garden, Great Dunmow, Essex
Wild Bramble Blooms, Tarporley, Cheshire
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The Winners will be announced on 30th October 2021 via our website and Social Media so watch this space!! Be sure to follow us on

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Our thanks to FleuraMetz for their generous sponsorship of the flowers for the Gala Dinner.

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