Dewsbury and Batley people and businesses in the running for 'best in Yorkshire' awards

A young Batley boy and a business in Dewsbury are among those nominated for The Yorkshire Choice Awards

By sarah fitton
Tuesday, 15th February 2022, 2:34 pm
Fara and Sajid Butt with members of the Dewsbury-based Shire Bed Company team
Fara and Sajid Butt with members of the Dewsbury-based Shire Bed Company team

The awards - searching for "the best of the best" in Yorkshire has announced its nominees.

Isaac Lawley from Batley, who ran a mile a day for seven weeks in aid of the MND Association, has been nominated for the Rob Burrow Award.

The award recognises people and groups who have contributed to the charity.

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Isaac has also been nominated for the Young Achiever Award.

Shire Beds Limited in Dewsbury is in the running for Independent Business of the Year and Farkhandra Hussain-Butt, from Dewsbury, has been put forward for Businesswoman of the Year.

The awards take place on May 6 at Elland Road.