The toast of Tyne and Wear’s lifestyle businesses were celebrated last night at the inaugural Tyne and Wear Lifestyle Awards shown live on Made in Tyne & Wear.
Following 40,000 votes, the shortlisted businesses were honoured at the event held at The Discovery Museum to over 230 guests, including local dignitaries, celebrities including singer and presenter, Sinitta and X-factor’s Kiera Weathers, plus sporting heroes including Stephen Miller MBE and Aly Dixon.
Eleven businesses from across the region were declared the winners in the 11 lifestyle categories with a special Tyne and Wear Legend award presented to local charity fundraiser, Colin Burgin-Plews aka The Big Pink Dress.
Thank you everyone for making it such a special night for Tyne and Wear… we are already looking forward to next year’s! For more information here