Book your tickets for the fabulous Beacon Awards

The Beacon Awards.
The Beacon Awards will be held on Thursday 12 October.

The very best businesses and community heroes in the Lichfield District will be celebrated at a glittering awards ceremony this autumn and tickets for the grand occasion are on sale from tomorrow, 3 August.

The Beacon Awards 2023 will shine a spotlight on treasured traders and selfless citizens at a special presentation at the National Memorial Arboretum, near Alrewas, on Thursday 12 October.

Attendees to the Black-Tie event will be presented with a delicious three-course dinner together with the opportunity to celebrate the best of Lichfield District, network, and round off the evening in style dancing to the sounds of a fantastic band.

This is the perfect occasion to dress up, let your hair down and catch up with colleagues face to face while recognising the talent, skill and dedication possessed by our finest businesses and the kindness of our outstanding community heroes.

Organisers at Lichfield District Council have received nominations across the award categories which are:

  • Start-Up Business of the Year
  • Independent Business of the Year
  • Customer Service Award
  • Tourism and Hospitality Business of the Year
  • Apprentice/Young Businessperson of the Year
  • Employer of the Year
  • Large Business of the Year
  • Small Business of the Year
  • Best Sustainable Business
  • Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Lichfield Shining Light – District Legacy Award
  • Community Hero
  • Charity or Social Enterprise of the Year

A spokesperson for Lichfield District Council said:

“We have so much to be proud of in Lichfield District and these inaugural Beacon Awards will be a fantastic celebration of both our businesses and community heroes.

“Don’t miss what is set to be one of the highlights of year. Book your tickets today.” 

Tickets are on sale from 5pm tomorrow, Thursday, 3 August, at £65 each, plus booking fee and VAT, and £600 plus booking fee and VAT for a table of ten.

Tickets for Beacon Awards 2023 can be booked online.

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Published: 2 August 2023