shop owners scoop three awards for a second year
Burnham-On-Sea shop owners John and Katharine Edwards are celebrating
this week after scooping THREE top awards in a national competition
for the second year running.
Needs in Burnham High Street has been voted 'Stitching Retailer
Of The Year' for the whole UK, plus 'South West Stitching Retailer
Of The Year' and 'South West Knitting Retailer Of The Year' at
a top trade event in Birmingham.
couple told Burnham-On-Sea.com they were "stunned and honoured"
to have won the three awards for a second year running at the
2010 Origin Craft Awards ceremony, held at the NEC
in Birmingham on Sunday (February 21st) in front of an audience
of over 500 people.
said: "We are very proud that Material Needs has been recognised
by these awards for a second year running."
the case of the top Stitching Retailer Award for the South West,
we have won this for four years running since 2007."
awards mean a great deal to us and to our staff and we hope for
Burnham-On-Sea and Somerset. A big thank you goes to all those
supporters who voted for us. We are very grateful and honoured."
above are John and Katharine with their three awards this week
at their shop in Burnham-On-Sea High Street