2014 Pride of Honiton winner announced

15:19 19 March 2014

Ray and Fiona Hanratty, of Lacemakers Cafe, receiving the Pride of Honiton Award from the chairman of Honiton and District Chamber of Commerce, Colin Wright.

Ray and Fiona Hanratty, of Lacemakers Cafe, receiving the Pride of Honiton Award from the chairman of Honiton and District Chamber of Commerce, Colin Wright.

Archant

High Street cafe recognised for business excellence.

Lacemakers Cafe has been recognised for business excellence - receiving this year’s Pride of Honiton award.

Ray and Fiona Hanratty, from the High Street cafe, were presented with a glass trophy by the chairman of Honiton and District Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Colin Wright.

The presentation took place during the chamber’s annual meeting last Wednesday at Zest in Black Lion Court.

“I am very pleased for all the team,” says Ray. “It is delightful to be nominated and very rewarding. I would like to thank all the people that have nominated us.”

The award, which is now in its fourth year, is run by the chamber of commerce and members of the public were asked to nominate businesses in the town that have gone above and beyond the call of duty, demonstrated excellent customer care and provided outstanding service.

Lacemakers Cafe was up against a number of businesses in the town including previous winners A Dimond and Co Ltd, Just Cards, Otter Windows, Baker’s Butchers, Wine World, Wendy’s Cookshop, Liquid Assets, Go Mobile, Hillside Garage and Zest.

0 comments

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 18:30

There’s still time to discover toys that are not only educational but have a serious adult message.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:30

Despite some heavy showers, more than 230 people visited Lyme Cemetery Chapel, which was open for a rare occasion as part of the nationwide Architectural Heritage Week.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:30

A binge drinker has been fined for stealing perfume.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:50

Warnings of a potential nature and wildlife ‘catastrophe’ have prompted a motion calling for Devon County Council (DCC) to take action ‘before it is too late’.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00

A pair of knickers, a shoe and two odd socks were amongst items found by beach cleaning volunteers at Lyme Regis.

Read more
Wed, 17:30

The two twinning associations in Lyme Regis that link the town with Barfleur in France and Bermuda got together for a boules and barbecue afternoon, writes Chris Carson.

Read more
Wed, 16:37

The A35 between Axminster and Charmouth was closed after an electrical pole fell across the road at 1.35pm.

Read more
Wed, 15:43

A Honiton woman who conquered a mountain in France on a mobility scooter borrowed from her friend has been given one of her own.

Read more
Wed, 12:04

A new exhibition opens this October at Woodhayes Gallery near Honiton - featuring the work of artist Liz Cleves.

Read more
Wed, 08:56

Acclaimed wildlife artist Emma Bowring is donating a picture of a giant panda to help raise funds for a West Country animal charity

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 16°C

min temp: 10°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications