Businesses celebrate their success

Business for Calderdale event, Shibden Mill Inn, Halifax
Business for Calderdale event, Shibden Mill Inn, Halifax

Three Calderdale businesses have been recognised for their contributions to the district at a traders group monthly meeting

Businesses for Calderdale handed out its awards for the first three months of the year to Brighouse window manufacturer Quickslide; Hebden Bridge hard-wearing trouser firm HebTroCo, and the Shibden Mill Inn, which also hosted the meeting. Joe Pickering, Sandra Berg and Sharon Bell collected their award on behalf of Quickslide in recognition of 58 of its production staff completing an NVQ in performing manufacturing operations.

Brant Richards received an award on behalf of HebTroCo after recent trade HebTroCo’s success and for helping other local businesses after the Boxing Day floods.

And Shibden Mill Inn general manager Glen Pearson collected the third award after the numerous award nominations in recent months, which included reaching British Institute of Inn Keeping finals.

The awards were presented by Nick Worsnop, a partner at Chadwick Lawrence solicitors, which has a branch in Halifax town centre.