Sevenoaks Business Awards

Published: 17 September 2018

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:

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