HIVE Blackburn & Darwen Business Awards 2018

Returning to 2018, the HIVE Blackburn & Darwen Business Awards will celebrate and reward the outstanding work of businesses from different sectors and inspirational individuals from across Blackburn & Darwen.

The awards are free to enter and will feature categories for businesses across all sectors, as well as awards for individual entrepreneurs and services.

There are 23 categories open for entry, as well as the Overall Business of the Year Award and HIVE Chairman's Award which will be awarded on the night. The call for entries will commence on 30 January 2018, with the closing date having been extended until Friday 20 April.

The awards will be judged by a panel made up of internal and external representatives, the judging is a two-stage process including pre-scoring to determine shortlists and an interview judging session. The interview judging session will take place on May 24 at Ewood Park, please be available on this day should you be shortlisted.

The awards ceremony will take place on Thursday 5 July 2018 at King George's Hall, Blackburn.

20 APRIL
Extended Entry Deadline
17 MAY
Shortlist Announcement
24 May
Judging Session Interviews
5 JULY
Awards Ceremony