Awards shortlist has been announced to celebrate local businesses in the Banbury area

The shortlist of finalists for the Cherwell Business Awards 2022 has now been drawn up

By Phil Hibble
Friday, 8th July 2022, 8:31 am
Updated Friday, 8th July 2022, 8:32 am
The judging panel, formulated from the sponsors of the awards, have drawn up their shortlist of businesses, business people and charities across the ten awards after extensive consideration of the applications, interviews with the organisations and a collective judging meeting that took place on July 5.
The judging panel, formulated from the sponsors of the awards, have drawn up their shortlist of businesses, business people and charities across the ten awards after extensive consideration of the applications, interviews with the organisations and a collective judging meeting that took place on July 5.

The finalists for the Cherwell Business Awards 2022 have now been announced.

The judging panel, formulated from the sponsors of the awards, have drawn up their shortlist of businesses, business people and charities across the ten awards after extensive consideration of the applications, interviews with the organisations and a collective judging meeting that took place on July 5.

In no particular order, the 2022 finalists are:

The judging panel, formulated from the sponsors of the awards, have drawn up their shortlist of businesses, business people and charities across the ten awards after extensive consideration of the applications, interviews with the organisations and a collective judging meeting that took place on July 5.

Retail Award (sponsored by The Bicester Village)

One Man BandBanbury Permanent MakeupRefills by Beez

Micro Business Award (sponsored by The Bicester Vision, Bicester Chamber and Wednesday Business Club)

Magara LawImagex Bicester LtdOxford Duplication Centre

Charity and Community Award (sponsored by EKFB)

Cherwell Theatre CompanyThe Hummingbird Cancer Support & Therapy CentreRestore

Business Person of the Year Award (sponsored by Ellacotts)

David Cooper - One Man BandAaron Rudman-Hawkins - The Evergreen AgencyAnthony Tattersall - Darcica Logistics Ltd

Small Business Award (sponsored by High Spec Composites)

Point of Difference Workspace LtdThe Pizza Boys BicesterHNB Construction Services Ltd

Young Business Person of the Year Award (sponsored by Kärcher)

Harry Rickard - NicholsonsGeorgina Routen - Hall Personal TrainingNaomi Francis-Parker - The Evergreen Agency

Sustainable Business Award (sponsored by Nicholsons)

Juice GlobalDarcica Logistics LtdAnode Ltd

Innovation Award (sponsored by Oxford Technology Park)

PhysicsX LtdStemTechNikalyte

New Business Award (sponsored by OJI Marketing)

The Little Car CompanyDarcica Logistics LtdClear Link Consultancy

Established Business Award (sponsored by Spratt Endicott Solicitors)

Juice GlobalButterflies Healthcare LtdDigital Garage Group Ltd

Norbar Torque Tools is sponsoring the Overall Winner Award 2022 and will be judging from the shortlisted finalists. Since 2017 Cherwell District Council has been the headline sponsor.

Placi Espejo, one of the directors of the Cherwell Business Awards, said: "We are delighted to be back holding the award ceremony as a physical event again this year, particularly as it will be held within the district at the unique and iconic Bicester Motion."

Winners will be announced at the prestigious Awards Gala Dinner to be held at Bicester Motion on September 16.