Farmison & Co, Ripon, North Yorkshire (Joint Winner)
"Through supporting small family farms, this online butcher not only delivers first class meat to your door but educates people about their meat. They give people a chance to realise that different breeds taste different and have different purposes."
Glaves Family Butchers, Scarborough, North Yorkshire (Joint Winner)
"This family has developed a small village butchers shop into a thriving, diverse enterprise with produce that exudes quality, is locally produced and is served with pleasant customer service at all times."
Local Food / Drink: Ainsty Farm Shop, Green Hammerton, North Yorkshire
"Not only is Ainsty Farm Shop filled with a wide variety of food, drink, produce, dairy, excellent baked goods, and quality meats, but Stewart, Lily and their entire staff go above and beyond to provide a warm, and welcoming environment."
"The Exelby Green Dragon has come a long way since it was bought by the community in 2018. It offers a diverse array of services to match the diversity of the rural North Yorkshire community it serves."
Rural Enterprise: Little Wold Vineyard, South Cave, East Yorkshire
"Taking a brave step in 2012, they planted their first vines. It has now evolved into a winery as well as a wedding and event space which has kept their dream alive for generations to come."
Village Shop / Post Office: Dale Stores, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
"They are a lovely village store and Post Office offering great service and produce. They fought hard to keep the Post Office open but it has meant they were able to support lots of local businesses and keep the local economy strong."