Sheffield Best Bar None hosted it 11th Annual Awards Ceremony on Thursday 13th February at Sheffield City hall Ballroom, Attended by over 230 guest. Just the week before, Sheffield BBN was awarded Best Overall Scheme at the House of Lords.
David Lucas National BBN Board member was at the Sheffield awards to present award for Overall winner.
The Sheffield Street Pastors were recognised for 10 years contribution to help keep our city centre streets safe. They are familiar will most of the people on the streets, and will often have a chat or signpost to support services and they do all this without any financial return, managing purely on kind donations and hospitality, a lot from our BBN venues. On the night of the awards our venues raised a staggering £468.25.
This year Sheffield BBN introduced a new entertainment category and the people choice awards attracted over 6000+ votes from the members of the public.
Awards running order
Pub – Presented by Tricia Watts & Kinder Kalsi – Sheffield Street Pastors
Runner Up – Benjamin Huntsman
Runner Up – Sheffield Waterworks
Winner – Bankers Draft
Bar-Late bar -Presented by Paul Wood (Cabinet Member for Neighbourhoods and Community Safety)
Runner up – The Forum
Winner – Maida Vale
Winner – West Street Live
Nightclubs – Presented by Dawn Walton – Director – Commissioning, Inclusion & Learning
Runner up – TANK
Winner – Corporation
Best Chain – Presented by Tim Shield (John Gaunt Solicitors)
Runner up – Bar & Beyond
Winner – Genting Casino
Best Independent – Presented by– SYP Stuart Barton
Runner up – West Street Live
Winner – Corporation
Entertainment Category – Presented by – Diane Jarvis BID Manager
Runner up – The Great Escape
Winner – Genting casino
University Challenge – Presented by Sam Martin, Head of Commissioning – Vulnerable People
People Services Portfolio
Winner – Sheffield University
People’s Choice Presented by – Sadie Cole – GOSH
Best Club – Tank
Best Bar – Tiger Works
Best Pub – Frog and Parrot
Best Entertainment – Genting Casino
Overall Winner – Presenter – David Lucas, National BID Board member
West Street Live
For more information on the Sheffield Best Bar None scheme, please visit sheffieldbestbarnone.com.