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  • FT - Hockenhull Garages, The Stage, Wigston, Leicester
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    FORECOURT TRADER AWARDS: Leicester site takes centre ‘Stage’ as Hockenhulls win Forecourt Trader of the Year

    2021-01-14T22:26:00Z

    Peter Hockenhull, chairman of Hockenhull Garages has been celebrating along with his managing director son Joe, following their crowning as Forecourt Trader of the Year 2020 at last nights ‘virtual’ awards ceremony.

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    Tonight’s the night at the Forecourt Trader Awards

    2021-01-14T12:41:00Z

    Tonight’s the night when the Forecourt Trader of the Year 2020 and many other winners will be announced at 6.30pm at a ‘virtual’ event hosted on the Forecourt Trader website www.forecourttrader.co.uk.

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    Buzz across the industry with one day to go until Forecourt Trader Awards

    2021-01-13T16:58:00Z

    With just one day to go, there’s a big buzz across the fuel retailing industry as everyone looks forward to the Forecourt Trader Awards tomorrow - and a bit of much-needed relief from the current crisis.

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    Rare moment as Lifetime Achievement Award to be presented on Thursday

    2021-01-12T17:24:00Z

    A Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented at this week’s online Forecourt Trader Awards ceremony, for only the second time in the event’s history.

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    Finalists hoping for a ‘boost’ at this week’s Forecourt Trader Awards

    2021-01-11T15:39:00Z

    Fuel retailers nationwide are looking forward to this week’s climax of the industry’s most prestigious awards event - the Forecourt Trader Awards.

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    Excitement builds for next week's Forecourt Trader Awards ceremony

    2021-01-06T16:21:00Z

    Excitement is building for the Forecourt Trader of the Year Awards 2020, especially for finalists as they wait to see if they are winners as finalists at next week’s online awards ceremony.

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    AWARDS: Celebrity TV presenter Stephen Mulhern to host Forecourt Trader Awards

    2020-12-22T09:00:00Z

    Celebrity TV presenter, magician, writer and actor Stephen Mulhern is to host the Forecourt Trader Awards. The ’virtual’ event is being held on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 6.30pm, and is free and easy to view via the Forecourt Trader Awards website www.forecourttraderawards.co.uk.

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    Last chance to vote for Special Recognition Award

    2020-11-30T13:01:00Z

    Make sure you vote now!

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    Finalists announced for the Forecourt Trader Awards 2020

    2020-11-23T12:23:00Z

    The Forecourt Trader Awards finalists have been announced today, with a fantastic range of retailers nationwide having reached the final round. The most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol retailing calendar seek out the brightest and best in the industry – those pushing the boundaries of hard work and innovation in the pursuit of excellence, and as in previous years, standards have been extremely high.

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    Register your vote for Forecourt Trader of the Year’s Special Recognition Award

    2020-11-16T12:31:00Z

    We are seeking your vote for Forecourt Trader of the Year’s ‘Special Recognition’ award, which is run in conjunction with principal sponsor, Booker Retail Partners, and is voted for by the readers of Forecourt Trader.

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    Forecourt Trader Awards ceremony to go ahead online as a virtual event

    2020-10-07T15:17:00Z

    The biggest event in the forecourt calendar, the Forecourt Trader Awards, is set to take place on January 14, 2021, but due to the ongoing Covid-19 regulations, and to avoid any uncertainty, it has been decided to make it a virtual event.

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    Spar Y Maes in Pwllheli crowned Convenience Retailer of the Year for 2020

    2020-09-30T14:25:00Z

    Spar Y Maes in Pwllheli has been crowned Convenience Retailer of the Year for 2020 at The Convenience Awards organised by William Reed Business Media’s conveniencestore.co.uk, Lumina Intelligence and The Grocer.

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    Awards deadline extended

    2020-08-26T14:40:00Z

    Struggling to get your entry in on time for this year’s Forecourt Trader Awards? Great news – we have extended the deadline by a few days to Tuesday, September 1. That gives you some extra time to put the finishing touches to your entry, to ensure you have the best chance of success at the industry’s most prestigious awards.

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    Let the good times roll...

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    In these unusual and challenging times, it’s even more important that we recognise and reward the amazing work that goes on within our industry. That’s why this month sees the launch of the Forecourt Trader Awards 2020 delayed but still the most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol ...

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    Industry elite

    2020-03-10T00:00:00Z

    We finish our rollcall of 2019 award winners with Best Oil Company Initiative, Best Motorway Services site, the Special Recognition award plus three more from the specialist categories line-up Shell Jamie Oliver deli by Shell Shell enlisted the help of celebrity chef Jamie Oliver to shake up ...

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    Best forecourt loo: Cairn Lodge Services Douglas, Lanark

    2020-02-10T00:00:00Z

    As part of a site-wide renovation in 2018, Cairn Lodges’ toilet and shower facilities were re-done to provide clean, fresh and comfortable facilities for all its customers, no matter what their needs. In the forecourt part of the motorway services, there are two unisex toilet and shower rooms, one baby ...

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    Best forecourt team: Jet Jempson’s Express Peasmarsh, East Sussex

    2020-02-10T00:00:00Z

    Despite being a small rural forecourt and community hub, Jempson’s Express’ performance has gone from strength to strength over the past three years due, in no small part, to its outstanding level of customer service. The team of six staff live locally and are incredibly proud of the site’s success. ...

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    Best forecourt innovation: RaceTrack Autoport Services Glasgow

    2020-02-10T00:00:00Z

    The owners of RaceTrack Autoport Services say they have taken a ’dying’ and ’unloved’ site, and totally transformed it both internally and externally. Their aim was to deliver a modern, high-end consumer experience with an aesthetic to match. The spacious shop boasts 50-plus LED screens, numerous projectors and LED strip ...

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    Up to 4mpla Loggerheads Garage Llanferres, Flintshire

    2020-02-10T00:00:00Z

    Loggerheads Garage is a delightful site situated in picturesque Llanferres in North Wales, which has recently benefited from a massive refurbishment by owners Ady and Brian Robinson. The shop was completely revamped to cater for customers’ changing needs and there was also a change in fuel brand to Essar and ...

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    More than 4mlpa Woolmer Service Station Borden, Hampshire

    2020-02-10T00:00:00Z

    So much has been written about the excellent Woolmer Service Station site, which won the overall Forecourt Trader of the Year Award 2019, but there’s always more to add. It was the second overall win for the Garner family, who walked off with the Award back in 2014 for ...