Winners of the Celebration of Sussex Life Awards 2019

PUBLISHED: 09:16 25 October 2019 | UPDATED: 09:16 25 October 2019




After an amazing awards ceremony at The Grand, Brighton on Thursday 24 October, we are delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 Celebration of Sussex Life Awards

With thanks to headline sponsor Mayo Wynne Baxter Solicitors

Best Newcomer (sponsored by Nepcote Financial)

- Winner: Tap House, Shoreham-by-Sea

- Finalist: Beach Deli, Shoreham-by-Sea

- Finalist: The Lodges at New House Farm, Etchingham

Tea/Coffee Shop of the Year (sponsored by OpenHaus Kitchens)

- Winner: Tea in the Square, Angmering

- Finalist: Boxgrove Store & Tea Room, Chichester

- Finalist: Relish, Henfield

High Street Hero (sponsored by Beach House Worthing)

- Winner: Slindon Forge, Arundel

- Finalist: Emilia's Gustolab, Littlehampton

Food or Drink Product of the Year (sponsored by Fizz on Foot)

- Winner: Cocoa Loco, Horsham

- Finalist: Wobblegate Crushed Fruit Juices, Bolney

- Finalist: Hurstwood Cider, High Hurstwood

Farm Shop of the Year (sponsored by Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens)

- Winner: Runcton Farm Shop, Chichester

- Finalist: Westons Farm Shop, Horsham

- Finalist: Crates, Horsham

Green Company of the Year (sponsored by Green People)

- Winner: Long Man Brewery, Litlington

- Finalist: The Seasons, Forest Row

- Finalist: Cheeky Wipes, Seaford

Visitor Attraction of the Year (sponsored by Seaford College)

- Winner: Weald and Downland Museum, Chichester

- Finalist: Komedia, Brighton

- Finalist: Saltdean Lido, Saltdean

Event of the Year (sponsored by The Cooden Beach Hotel)

- Winner: Chichester International Film Festival, Chichester

- Finalist: Wyntercon, Eastbourne

- Finalist: Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Lewes

Best Sussex Pub (sponsored by Ripples Bathrooms)

- Winner: Duke of Wellington, Shoreham-by-Sea

- Finalist: Brookstead Alehouse, Worthing

- Finalist: The Seal, Selsey

Spa of the Year (sponsored by Cuckfield Bathrooms)

- Winner: Wickwoods Country Club, Hotel & Spa, Albourne

- Finalist: Alexander House Hotel & Utopia Spa, East Grinstead

- Finalist: The Beauty Bar, Durgates

Services to the Community (sponsored by R.L. Austen)

- Winner: The Sussex Snowdrop Trust, Walberton

- Finalist: Volunteers Network CIC, Pevensey volunteers

- Finalist: Uckfield FM, Uckfield

Outstanding Customer Service (sponsored by Timber Windows of Horsham)

- Winner: The Parsonage Bar & Restaurant, Tarring

- Finalist: The Fresh Fish Shop, Haywards Heath

- Finalist: The Crate and Apple, Chichester

Hotel of the Year (sponsored by Total Laundry)

- Winner: South Lodge, Horsham

- Finalist: Amberley Castle, Arundel

- Finalist: Artist Residence, Brighton

Restaurant of the Year (sponsored by Search Hospitality)

- Winner: Gravetye Manor, East Grinstead

- Finalist: Jeremy's Restaurant, Borde Hill

- Finalist: Tasting Room, Rathfinny Wine Estate, Polegate

Sussex Life Hero (sponsored by Porsche Centre Mid-Sussex)

- Winner: Dame Vera Lynn

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