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Newtownards announced Independents’ Day, High Street of the Year 2020 - 4 August 2020

Mayor with a group of retailers pictured in Newtownards

Date: 4 August 2020

The awards in association with Retail NI, Irish News and Camelot aimed to celebrate and acknowledge local independent retailers as we work through the Covid-19 crisis.

People have been voting throughout July on their favourite independent retailer, local high street, independent retail employee and to recognise a retailer who has gone the extra mile for their customers during Covid-19.

Newtownards has been voted the best high street with other local businesses across the borough winning gold, silver and bronze across the categories.

High Street of the Year 
 - Newtownards Town Centre - Gold

Borough businesses celebrated success with Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards.

Bangor
Homeware
Menary's - Silver

Comber
Convenience Store
The Wee Shop - Silver

Coffee Shop
Sugarcane - Bronze

Deli
Indie Fude - Bronze

Newtownards
Healthcare Retailer
 - Anderson's Pharmacy - Gold

Butcher
 - H&J Carnduff - Silver

Fashion Retailer
 -Street Life - Silver

COVID Community Champion
 - H&J Carnduff - Silver

Homeware Retailer
 - Warden Brothers - Bronze

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Read the press release on Irish News website.