Company News

30 June 2016

Keighley Business Awards

British Thornton were nominated in the Success through Innovation & Diversification category at the recent Keighley Business Awards.

Ben Rowlands, Operations Director and Jonathan Clark, Product Design Director attended the award ceremony which was held at Victoria Hall, Keighley on Friday 17th June 2016. The evening was compered by Look North presenter Harry Gration and was well attended by a cross section of businesses from the district, as well as guests such as the Lord Mayor of Bradford.

British Thornton were runners up on the night and called on stage to receive a special recommendation award which was sponsored by Keighley College.

 Keighley Business Awards 2016

Commenting on the evening, Jonathan Clark stated “Ben and I were honoured to attend the ceremony and to accept the special recognition award on behalf of everyone at British Thornton. The event was extremely well organised and local business and enterprises were very well represented. Through our presence at the awards we have already begun to see some connections being formed with local colleges and businesses. We look forward to the event next year and hope to build upon our success.”

British Thornton would like to offer congratulations to all fellow local businesses nominated for awards.

See the full list of awards and more photographs from the night on the Keighley Business Awards website