Do You Have The Best Independent Business In Merseyside?

Previous MIB winners Claremont Farm
ENTRIES for the Merseyside independent Business Awards close next week and organisers are urging businesses to get involved. The glittering awards ceremony, which takes place in September at the Rum Warehouse in Liverpool is the fourth annual event. Businesses are crowned winners in 13 categories which are; Best Place to Stay Best Place to Dine Best Independent Retailer Independent Culture and Tourism Business of the YearMIB logo Beauty and Cosmetic Business of the Year Trade, manufacturing and Engineering Business of the Year Best Creative Business The Community Award Best Start-Up Business Independent Business Person of the Year Professional Services Business of the Year Independent Employer of the Year Best Digital and Technology Business There will be a winner of winners on the night – claiming a £10,000 business package and the title of Independent Business of the Year. The awards are organised and presented by Morecrofts Solicitors, who launched the event in 2013 to mark their 200th year in business as an independent. Managing Partner Alison Lobb said: “Each year the Independent Business Awards grow with lots of outstanding entries. “It’s fantastic to have a platform in the Liverpool City Region which is strictly for our independent businesses to celebrate and be recognised for their achievements.” Entry forms must be submitted by Friday July 22. There are two judging panels made up of region stake holders and business experts. Forms for all categories can be downloaded at or email