Causeway Chronicle

Mayor congratulates winners of recent High Street Heroes Awards at special reception

Pictured alongside the Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens, Councillor Steven Callaghan and Julienne Elliott, Town & Village Manager is Winnie Mellet from Winsome Lady, winner of Silver for Best Fashion Retailer and Bronze for overall Independent Retailer of the Year.

Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens, Councillor Steven Callaghan said: “It is my honour to personally congratulate this group of retailers on their fantastic success. 

“Not only did Ballymoney win High Street of the Year, 2 of the towns long standing retailers W&J Walker and The Winsome Lady also brought home 3 prizes, with 4 other accolades awarded to Coleraine and Limavady; this is proof of the outstanding service and options visitors and residents to the Borough have in our town centres.

“This success would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of each and every business and the people behind them, congratulations to everyone.”

High Street Heroes is a joint initiative powered by Retail NI and supported by Camelot, Roam, Strategic Power Connect and Belfast Live, which sees thousands of shoppers across Northern Ireland vote for their favourites in a range of categories.

Winners:

Ballymoney won High Street of the Year 2023.

W&J Walker: Gold for Best Homeware Retailer.

The Winsome Lady: Best Fashion Retailer; Silver and Overall Independent Retailer of the Year; Bronze.

Couples, Coleraine: Best Fashion Retailer, Gold.

Real Health, Coleraine: Best Healthcare Retailer, Bronze.

Couples, Coleraine: Overall Independent Retailer of the Year, Silver.

Finishing Touches Too, Limavady: Best Generalist Retailer, Silver.

Pictured alongside the Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens, Councillor Steven Callaghan and Julienne Elliott, Council’s Town & Village Manager are representatives of the winners of Bronze in Best Healthcare at the recent High Street Hero Awards.
W&J Walker was the winner of Gold for Best Homeware Retailer. Pictured (l-r) are Rhonda Laffery, Julienne Elliott, Council’s Town & Village Manager, John Walker, the Mayor, Councillor Steven Callaghan, Marian Walker, Kathleen Walker and Jonna Donnell.

The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens, Councillor Steven Callaghan joined elected members and Council staff at a reception held for winners of The High Street Heroes Awards.

Pictured alongside the Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens, Councillor Steven Callaghan are Winnie Mellet and Jackie Lawerence from Winsome Lady, winners of Silver for Best Fashion Retailer and Bronze for overall Independent Retailer of the Year.
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