More finalists announced in this year’s Neighbourhood Retailer Awards

More finalists announced in this year’s Neighbourhood Retailer Awards

Anticipation is building as we approach the one-week countdown to the gala awards night – and we are delighted to reveal some more of this year’s fantastic finalists.

They will now battle it out at the 26th Neighbourhood Retailer Awards ceremony.

Set in the Crowne Plaza Belfast on Friday 20th October, and hosted by one of Northern Ireland’s most esteemed broadcasters, Donna Traynor, the awards will play host to the finest convenience and fuel retailers from across the country.

Hundreds of entries were received across the whole list of awards categories, proving the appetite for success remains as strong as ever.

The ceremony is guaranteed to be a fabulous occasion. Guests will enjoy a drinks reception on arrival, feeling the excitement build ahead of the awards ceremony, then enjoy a gala dinner and superb live entertainment.

Ahead of the event, we are revealing some of the finalists and are looking forward to seeing you all at the Crowne Plaza Belfast.


Off Licence of the Year finalists:

  • Bradley’s Centra Maghera
  • First and Last Off Licence
  • Hughes Food Hall Camlough
  • Kenny’s Food Fare Kilrea
  • McGleenan’s Centra Keady
  • SuperValu Omagh
  • SuperValu Portstewart
  • The Pub Corporation Limited T/A Chill


Community Store of the Year finalists:

  • 77 Retail SPAR Ballybeen
  • Bradley’s Centra Maghera
  • Brooklands Nearby Balnamore
  • Creightons of Finaghy
  • EUROSPAR Carrick Milestone
  • EUROSPAR Carrowdore
  • EUROSPAR Larne
  • Lynch’s EUROSPAR Draperstown


Neighbourhood Store of the Year Category 4 finalists:

  • EUROSPAR Ballycastle
  • Fruitfield Service Station
  • Hughes Food Hall Camlough
  • JD Hunter & Co (Creightons of Markethill)
  • McCool’s SuperValu Ballymoney
  • Milestone Rathfriland
  • SPAR Castlederg
  • SuperValu Portstewart


Butcher of the Year finalists:

  • Carnbrooke Lisburn
  • Cunningham’s Butchers Kilkeel
  • Hughes Food Hall Camlough
  • Jacksons Butchers of Ballynure
  • McAtamney’s Traditional Butchers
  • McKay Family Butchers Ballycastle