Wakefield BID Awards 2022 - Application Form

After the success of last year’s inaugural Wakefield BID Awards, we are pleased to announce the date for the 2nd Annual Wakefield BID Awards – 27 October 2022.
The awards have a change of venue and will take place in Unity Hall, the event is hosted once more by TV’s retail expert Kate Hardcastle and is completely FREE of charge, the evening will include entertainment, a three course dinner, entrance drink and admittance to the after-show party in The Establishment, plus of course the opportunity to walk away with one of our prestige’s awards.  


2022 Award Categories 

We are inviting you to enter your business into the 2022 BID Awards, after feedback from last year's Awards we have modified the categories to allow more businesses to enter.  The new categories are:-

  1. Best Independent Business - open to all businesses with one office / shop / studio etc 
  2. Best New Business - open to all businesses opened after November 1st, 2021
  3. Best Evening Hospitality business - open to all hospitality businesses that trade into the evening ( Bars, clubs, take-a-ways, restaurants etc 
  4. Best Daytime Hospitality business - open to all hospitality businesses trading solely in the daytime ( cafes, take-a-ways, bars, restaurants etc 
  5. Best Community based / Charity based business - open to all non-for-profit businesses, charity shops, community led businesses 
  6. Best Retail Business - Large - open to all businesses with 25 or more outlets 
  7. Best Retail Business - Medium - open to all businesses 5 or more outlets 
  8. Best Retail Business - Small - open to all businesses with under 5 outlets 
  9. Best Services Business - open to all businesses, printers, designers, estate agents, recruitment agencies etc 
  10. Shoppers Choice - voted for by the public 

To enter download the application form and email to susan@wakefieldbid.co.uk or post it to Wakefield BID, Wakefield One, Burton Street, Wakefield WF1 2EB

If you have any questions, or require more information please do not hesitate to contact me on above email address.

We look forward to seeing your entries.


Deadline for entry 15th July 2022 – details on Shoppers Award to follow