2024 Trades Awards

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Welcome to the 2024 Trades Awards

Welcome to the 2024 Trades Awards, for professional tradespeople serving the public. Honouring the nation’s best craftsmen, from innovative electricians to master builders, this prestigious ceremony sets the standard in British trades. Join us in recognising the talents who put in the graft repairing our homes and improving our lives.

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

Unlike other programmes, you only pay a fee if you are selected as a winner. There's only one Award Acceptance Fee to pay regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x personalised Winner trophy is included*!

Publicity Package

As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.


Social Marketing

Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.


Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.


Publicity and PR Package


£375 +VAT
(Award Acceptance Fee)
(Free Forever)
£99 +VAT
(per additional trophy)

* Trophy included: The Award Acceptance Fee includes 1x Winner’s trophy only. If you win multiple awards, additional trophies may be purchased at £99 +VAT.

** Interviews & PR: We will contact you regarding all publicity and PR opportunities based on the options you select in the entry form

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

2024 Trades Awards Categories

Bathroom Fitter of the YearHonours the most skilled and customer-focused bathroom fitter who has demonstrated exceptional craftsmanship and service this year.
Kitchen Fitter of the YearRecognises an outstanding kitchen fitter with a commitment to quality installation and customer satisfaction.
Carpenter / Joiner of the YearCelebrates the finest carpenter / joiner who excels in woodworking craftsmanship and client service.
Driveway Paving Specialist of the YearAwards a top driveway specialist for their excellence in paving, aesthetics, and functionality in driveway projects.
Electrician of the YearAcknowledges the best electrician with exemplary service in electrical installations and safety standards.
Fencing Specialist of the YearHonours a fencing specialist who demonstrates superior skills in fence installation and customer service.
Flooring Fitter of the YearRecognises a flooring fitter who excels in installing various types of flooring with precision and customer focus.
Excellence in Garden / Lawn ServicesAwards an excellent garden and lawn service provider for their outstanding work in garden maintenance and landscaping.
Gas / Heating Engineer of the YearCelebrates the most proficient gas and heating engineer known for their expertise and reliability.
Locksmith of the YearRecognises an exceptional locksmith who provides the highest standard in security solutions and customer service.
Painter and Decorator of the YearHonours an outstanding painter and decorator known for their artistic excellence and customer satisfaction.
Excellence in Pest ControlAwards a pest control services that excels in effective pest management and exceptional customer service.
Excellence in Plastering / RenderingRecognises an individual for superior skills in plastering and rendering, combined with high-quality finishes and client satisfaction.
Plumber of the YearHonours a plumber who demonstrates excellence in plumbing services and customer care.
Removal Service of the YearAwards a removal service for their efficiency, reliability, and customer service.
Roofing Service of the YearCelebrates a roofer known for their exceptional workmanship and customer satisfaction in roofing projects.
Tiler of the YearRecognises a tiler for their precision, creativity, and customer satisfaction in tiling projects.
Excellence in Tree SurgeryHonours a tree surgeon for their expertise in tree care, maintenance, and safety.
Window / Conservatory Installer of the YearAwards an outstanding window and conservatory installer for their craftsmanship and customer service.

Entry Form

Trades Awards

Entries Close: March 8th 2024

If you need any assistance completing this form, please contact us: –

Award winning entries typically provide over 500 words providing meaningful and relevant details related to the categories they have entered. Telling us why you are entering these particular categories tends to help. Be specific: for example, if the category is Fastest Growing Company, provide details of how your company has grown and include basic revenue figures (eg. YoY £/%) so we can get a feel for the business growth you’re experiencing. Where possible and relevant to do so, including links to reviews/testimonials and digital assets to support your entry will also help.


Introducing Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., a groundbreaking British company at the forefront of technological advancements, spearheaded by its Founder and CEO, Dr. Elizabeth Cavendish. Dr. Cavendish has redefined the boundaries of innovation, earning her a well-deserved nomination for the Most Innovative Business Leader award in the Business Leader Awards 2023.

Established in 2019, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. was the brainchild of Dr. Cavendish, a renowned physicist and serial entrepreneur with a track record of developing ground-breaking technologies. Recognising the need for a radical shift in our approach to tackling global challenges, Dr. Cavendish envisioned a company that would act as a catalyst for disruptive ideas and transformative solutions.

Under Dr. Cavendish’s visionary leadership, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. has rapidly become a game-changer in the fields of renewable energy, artificial intelligence, and sustainable materials. Her unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and calculated risk-taking has made the company an incubator for breakthrough ideas that revolutionise industries.

A prime example of Dr. Cavendish’s innovative prowess is the company’s flagship project, “HelioSynth”. This pioneering solar technology harnesses the power of artificial photosynthesis, converting sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide into clean, sustainable energy. By effectively replicating nature’s most efficient energy conversion process, Dr. Cavendish’s brainchild has the potential to transform the renewable energy sector and contribute significantly to reducing the world’s carbon footprint.

However, Dr. Cavendish’s innovative spirit does not stop at scientific advancements. Under her leadership, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. has adopted a unique, forward-thinking approach to its organisational structure and management style. By embracing a flat hierarchy and encouraging open communication, the company cultivates an environment where creativity and experimentation are nurtured, and unconventional ideas are celebrated.

In addition to fostering innovation within her own company, Dr. Cavendish is committed to nurturing the next generation of trailblazers. Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. actively collaborates with academic institutions and young entrepreneurs, offering research grants, mentorship programmes, and innovation challenges aimed at supporting emerging talent and driving groundbreaking ideas forward.

Dr. Cavendish is also an ardent advocate for diversity and inclusion in the world of technology and innovation. Through various company initiatives, such as scholarships and outreach programmes, she champions the inclusion of underrepresented groups in the sector, believing that true innovation can only be achieved by tapping into the wealth of diverse perspectives and experiences.

Beyond her achievements at Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., Dr. Cavendish is a thought leader in her own right. A sought-after speaker at industry conferences and events, she shares her insights on the future of technology, sustainability, and innovation, inspiring others to think boldly and challenge the status quo.

In summary, Dr. Elizabeth Cavendish’s exceptional track record as the driving force behind Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., her relentless pursuit of transformative ideas, and her unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of innovation and inclusivity, make her an exemplary candidate for the Most Innovative Business Leader award in the Business Leader Awards 2023. By recognising her achievements, we celebrate not only her visionary leadership but also the immense potential for positive change that she represents.


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