Squire’s Garden Centres across the North and South Thames regions have triumphed in this year?s Garden Centre Association (GCA) awards. With a combined total of 24 awards across the group, Squire’s Garden Centres continue to be rewarded for their high standards.
The annual awards were judged in each region in the UK in categories appropriate to the size of their business.
In the South Thames area Squire?s Hersham took 1st place in the under ?4 million turnover, for ?Best Garden Centre? and ?Leisure Gifts? closely followed by 2nd?place for ?Plant Area?, ?Garden Products? and ?Creativity and Innovation? (all awards detailed below).
In the North Thames area Squire’s Shepperton took 1st place in the under ?4 million turnover for overall ?Best Restaurant? and ?Gift department?.
Squire?s won many Awards of Merit across both regions for their centres including Long Ditton, which came 3rd overall in South Thames for ?Plant Area? and ?Garden Products?. Badshot Lea placed 3rd?for ?Best Destination Garden Centre? (in Area) and received a highly commended (over all) alongside Hersham.
The North Thames area saw a string of awards with Shepperton continuing to be awarded for 2nd?place in ?Best Garden Products?, Best Garden Centre? (in Area) and 3rd?for ?Environment and Community?. Twickenham also placed 2nd?for Best Plant area (over 4M turnover) and 3rd?place for ?Best Gift department?.
?We?re delighted to receive these accolades? said Sarah Squire, Deputy Chairman of Squire?s.
?The standards across the region are higher than ever this year and to be judged so highly, receiving 24 awards in total is a great honour.
?We?re especially pleased for Hersham this year taking the coveted ?Best Garden Centre? in the South Thames region for the second year running. We?re also delighted with Shepperton taking ?Best Restaurant? and ?Gifts? in the North Thames region ? it?s a great credit to the dedication of our teams.
?All the centres have worked hard to maintain high standards across all departments and we?re very proud to see them rewarded for their continued efforts.?
For more information about Squire?s Garden Centres, visit?www.squiresgardencentres.co.uk