#LoveDarlo Town Centre Business Awards

*Public voting is now open*

The nominations are in and now the public can vote for the best businesses in Darlington town centre.

Compared by BBC TV antiques expert, David Harper, our award winning and beautifully restored theatre the Darlington Hippodrome will play host to the first ever #LoveDarlo Town Centre Business awards.

The event which will be held on the evening of 17th November, will celebrate the best Darlington has to offer and it's the perfect way to get the festive season underway.

Aimed at recognising and rewarding businesses in our town centre, the event at Darlington’s flagship venue will celebrate those retailers, bars, restaurants, market traders, cafes and leisure venues and many more which play such a vital role in making Darlington a venue of choice for shopping, socialising and having fun.

There are 12 award categories which are:

Customer Service Team (Sponsored by Queen Street Shopping Centre)

Independent & Specialist Retailer (Sponsored by tgi MEDIA)

National Retailer (Sponsored by the Cornmill Shopping Centre)

Best Bar (Sponsored by Barker Proudlove)

Hair, Beauty and Health Retailer (Sponsored by Latimer Hinks)

Best Café (Sponsored by HC One)

Best Restaurant (Sponsored by Angel HR)

Professional / Service Industry (Sponsored by Mercure Kings Head)

Market Trader (Sponsored by Arriva)

Leisure and Arts (Sponsored by Darlington Market)

Shooting Star (Sponsored by DL1)

Fashion Retailer (Sponsored by Al Forno)

Tickets for the event will be free of charge and given to all finalists.

We promise an evening full of glitz and glamour and finalists will be treated to a drinks reception by Masons Yorkshire Gin, food and special performances throughout the evening followed by an after party with DJ.

Great news for the Mish Mash Family Music Festival next year! Get the date booked in 🎵 https://t.co/5qiPhQA71W
18 September 2019 @18:55
🎶 This Friday, the @madchestanthems are making their first appearance at @TheForum_Music See event ➡ https://t.co/tX7ovlnUfI Not to be missed for all lovers of late 80s and early 90s classics! #LoveDarlo https://t.co/94Zlme6Nfw
18 September 2019 @18:29
The Dead Seat are launching their latest single at Vesuvio tomorrow night from 7.30pm 🎶 See event ➡️ https://t.co/rwl0iv6rYA They will be performing two sets in conjunction with Butterfly Effect Records. #LoveDarlo https://t.co/THkOESvU9l }
18 September 2019 @14:30
For all those @davidwalliams fans out there, BILLIONAIRE BOY comes to @DarlingtonHipp in November. Grab tickets on the link below: https://t.co/dIwfyfBrth
18 September 2019 @12:33