Chad Business Awards 2018 - in pictures

There were smiles, tears and celebrations as the best in business were honoured at the Chad's Business Awards on Thursday night.

Friday, 30th November 2018, 12:09 pm
Updated Friday, 30th November 2018, 1:30 pm
Awards were handed out in a number of categories

Here's all the pictures from the night. To read more, and find out who the winners were, click here.

Apprentice of the Year runner-up Lewis Halfpenny.
Host Ashleigh Porter-Exley.

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The awards were held at Portland Training College
Phil Bramley, Group Editor
Customer Service Award winners, O'Connor and Co. Removals Ltd, receive their award from Amber Woodcock of JPIMedia Ltd, right, and host Ashleigh Porter-Exley.
The Lash and Brow Bar awarded the People Development Award by David Mackey from the University of Derby.
The Community Contribution Award winners Portland College are interviewed after picking up their award.
Customer Service Award runners-up.
Business Person of the Year Marie Tracey of Heart Security.
Runners-up of the Excellence in Manufacturing Award.
Apprentice of the Year, Matt Iddon, with Martin Rigley from Lindhurst Engineering who presented the award, and host Ashleigh Porter-Exley.
Guests at the Chad business awards
Independent Retailer of the Year Award presented by Damien Litchfield from The Smart List.
Leisure and Lifestyle Award winners, Pretty Heavy Lifters receive the award from Samantha Daley, left, of JPIMedia Ltd.
New Business of the Year award to Magenta Trends Ltd and presented by Sean O'Connor from O'Connor and Co Professional Removals and Storage.
Professional Services Award runners-up, Pinewood Properties.
Guests at the Chad Business Awards
Guests at the awards
Guests at the Chad Business Awards
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Danielle Andrews, Jessica Dallison and Andrew Topping of the Mansfield Chad
The Community Contribution Award was picked up by Portland College and presented by Leysa Relf from Tommee Tippee.
Apprentice of the Year, Matt Iddon, makes his way to the stage.
Charity of the Year Award runners-up.
The moment Business Person of the Year is announced takes Marie Tracey of Heart Security by surprise.
Winners of the Excellence in Manufacturing Award winners, Whitemeadow, pick up their award from James Middleton of Middleton Structures.
Winners of the Excellence in Manufacturing Award winners, Whitemeadow, make their way to the stage to pick up their award.
Runners-up of the Small Business of the Year, receive their highly commended certificate from Mansfield's Executive Mayor, Coun. Kate Allsop.
Heart Security are announced as the 2018 Business of the Year, which was presented by Sean O'Connor of O'Connor Removals, and Mark Bilton of Banner Jones Solicitors.
Business Person of the Year Marie Tracey of Heart Security is presented her award by Chad Group Editor Phil Bramley.
Liz Barrett from Academy Trust Further Education, is congratulated by Mansfield Mayor Kate Allsop on her Lifetime Achievement Award.
Business Person of the Year Marie Tracey of Heart Security is presented her award by Chad Group Editor, Phil Bramley.
Guests at the awards
Guests at the awards.
Guests at the awards
Apprentice of the Year runner-up Lewis Halfpenny.
Independent Retailer of the Year Award.
Guests at the awards
Runners-up of the Small Business of the Year, receive their highly commended certificates from Mansfield's Executive Mayor, Coun. Kate Allsop.
Winners of the Small Business of the Year, Advantage Engineering Solutions, make their way to the stage to pick up their award.
Professional Services Award received by Heart Security Ltd. and presented by Andrew Topping of the Mansfield Chad.
Winners of the Small Business of the Year, Advantage Engineering Solutions, receive their award from Mansfield's Executive Mayor, Coun. Kate Allsop.
Award guests
Customer Service Award winners, O'Connor and Co. Removals Ltd, make their way to the stage to pick up their award.
Guests at the awards
The Lash and Brow Bar team make their way to the stage to pick up the Innovation Award.
The Skillforce team receive their Charity of the Year Award from Richard Crisp of the Mansfield Building Society.
Heart Security are announced as the 2018 Business of the Year.
Award guests
Liz Barrett from Academy Trust Further Education, picks up her award from Mansfield Mayor Kate Allsop and Ashfield District Council's Theresa Hodgkinson.
Guests at the awards
Liz Barrett from Academy Trust Further Education, makes her way to the stage to receive her Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Leisure and Lifestyle Award winners, Pretty Heavy Lifters.
Professional Services Award received by Heart Security Ltd.
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The Lash and Brow Bar awarded the People Development Award by David Mackey from the University of Derby.
The Skillforce team make their way to the stage to pick up the Charity of the Year Award.
Independent Retailer of the Year Award winner.
Winners and runners-up pose for a photo after the event held at the Portland College in Mansfield on Thursday.
Professional Services Award received by Heart Security Ltd.
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The Community Contribution Award runners-up.
The Lash and Brow Bar team pick up the Innovation Award, presented by Lucinda White of Pure Awards Creative.
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Winners and runners-up pose for a photo after the event held at the Portland College in Mansfield.
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