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17th Aug, 2022

Independent shop Award winners announced

THE WINNERS of the Independent Shop Awards have been announced by Stratford MP Nadhim Zahawi.

Mr Zahawi hosted the awards ceremony at the RSC’s The Other Place, where he presented awards to the winners across six categories.

Nearly 3,000 nominations were received from the community who voted for their favourite businesses in Stratford.

The award winners included –

Best Independent Shop

Winner – Studley Fine Foods, High Street, Studley

Second – Barry the Butcher, Chapel Street, Stratford

Third – Taste of the Country, Market Place, Shipston

Best Independent Hotel/B&B

Winner – The Arden Hotel, Waterside, Stratford

Second – Stratford Limes Hotel, Main Street, Tiddington

Third – Avonlea Guesthouse, Shipston Road, Stratford

Best Independent Café

Winner – Box Brownie, Henley Street, Stratford

Second – Orangemabel, High Street, Alcester

Third – Riverside Tea Garden, Swans Nest Lane, Stratford

Best Independent Restaurant

Winner – Salt, Church Street, Stratford

Second – The Bridge, High Street, Bidford

Third – Aladdin’s Indian Dining, Main Street, Tiddington

Best Independent Pub

Winner – The Stratford Alehouse, Greenhill Street, Stratford

Second – The Crown at Tiddington, Main Street, Tiddington

Third – The Turks Head, High Street, Alcester

Best Independent Village Shop

Winner – Wilmcote Stores, Aston Cantlow Road, Wilmcote

Second – Snitterfield Village Stores, Smiths Lane, Snitterfield

Third – Ilmington Community Shop, Grump Street, Ilmington

Mr Zahawi said: “It was a pleasure to host so many of the winners, runners-up, and nominees at The Other Place. As I have said before, I am always delighted to see the wide range of businesses my constituency has to offer and congratulate those who have been deemed the best by the public and an independent judging panel.

“I want to congratulate again all of this year’s winners and runners-up for the sterling service they evidently provide for their customers.”

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