2018 Life with Style Awards Launched

Now in their 10th year the 2018 ‘Life with Style Awards’ have launched and applications are now open and North-east of Scotland companies are being urged to put themselves forward.

Ken Massie, one of the head judges of the independent judging panel said “The Life with Style Awards are all about excellence in the areas that contribute to the quality of life people enjoy here in the North-east. It might be a great hairdresser, the best place to have a cocktail, a fabulous restaurant or a heavenly stay – the Life with Style Awards celebrate the best lifestyle businesses throughout Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire.”

This year, there are sixteen awards up for grabs, in fourteen categories:

  • Local Retailer of the Year
  • Excellence in Beauty Provision
  • Best Food and Drink Awards – 3 sub categories
    • Restaurants and Bistros
    • Coffee Shops and Cafes
    • Local Flavours
  • Excellence in Hairdressing
  • The Creative Award
  • Best Accommodation Experience
  • Health and Wellbeing Award
  • The Fitness Award
  • Best Bar
  • The Community Award
  • Best New Business
  • Best Social Media Engagement
  • Trend Readers’ Award
  • Lasting Contribution to the North-east’s Lifestyle Scene

Entry details are available at www.trendmagazine.co.uk/awards with entries open from now until Wednesday March 28th at noon.

An independent panel of judges headed up by Karen Molloy, Thorpe Molloy Recruitment and Ken Massie, VisitScotland, selects the finalists and winners in each category.

A celebratory evening is held for finalists on Wednesday 23rd May, followed by the Awards ceremony itself, which will be held on Thursday 14th June at Ardoe House Hotel.

The Reader’s Award voting is also now open so go online and vote for the business you think deserves your vote!