Suffolk Business Awards 2018 – in pictures

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Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

It was a night to remember at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018 – and you can relive it through our galleries.

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Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

More than 300 guests came together to celebrate the stars of Suffolk’s business scene, with Breheny Civil Engineering taking the top prize of the Business of the Year.

The awards were held for the first time at Milsoms, Kesgrave Hall, where they enjoyed an open-air drinks reception before a three-course dinner in The Hangar.

Can you see yourself in our photo gallery? Scroll down for more pictures.

Comedian Miles Jupp provided the entertainment, making light of Suffolk’s rivalry with Norfolk, but admitting he was something of a stranger to the local business scene.

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Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD


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“I find that the less I know about a particular sector, the better these types of events tend to go,” he said. “On that basis, ladies and gentlemen, we are in for a belter.”

Twelve awards were handed out over the evening, including Amy Starkey, director of the Jockey Club Racecourses (Newmarket) being recognised with the Outstanding Achievement award.

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The awards were jointly sponsored by EDF Energy and Suffolk Chamber of Commerce.

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2

Melanie Banks-Brown, OliviaTomb, Kendall Banks-Brown, Bradley Banks at the Suffolk Business Awards 2018, held at The Hangar, Kesgrave Hall Picture: DAVID GARRAD - Credit: DAVID GARRAD

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