The South West National Apprenticeship Awards took place at the Holiday Inn, Taunton on Wednesday 18th September and three of the finalists were from Cornwall:
Winner of the South West Intermediate Apprentice of the Year category
Lydia Webster – Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust
Winner of the South West Apprentice Champion of the Year category
Matthew Dennison – Blue Flame (Cornwall) Ltd
Winner of the South West Medium Employer of the Year category
Blue Flame (Cornwall) Ltd
All three winners now progress to the national stage where finalists will be invited to find out if they have won at the national celebration event being held on the 14th November at The Skills Show, NEC, Birmingham.
As the South West winner of the Apprenticeship Champion category, Matthew Dennison will now go before a public vote. Public voting opens on the Apprenticeship website www.apprenticeships.org.uk on Monday 30th September – so please make the Cornish vote heard for Matthew.