Belfast Telegraph

Deadline extended to enter Belfast Eastside Awards

By Staff Reporter

Organisers of the Eastside Awards - which celebrate the best of east Belfast - have extended the deadline for entries.

Would-be applicants have now got an extra week - until Monday, November 27 - to take part.

The categories are: Business Start Up; SME Business Growth; Independent Retailer; Contribution to the Community; Educator of the Year; Tourism; Foodie Destination; Community Project; Contribution to Sport; Contribution to the Arts; Business Employer of the Year; Young Person of the Year and Volunteer of the Year.

If you think you're worthy of an Eastside award or know someone who is, enter now at

The awards, which are free to enter, are supported by George Best Belfast City Airport, Phoenix Natural Gas, Belfast City Council, Belfast Harbour, Bravehearts NI, East Belfast Enterprise, Fleet Financial, Millar McCall Wylie, Rodgers and Finney, Solv Group, Titanic Foundation, Titanic Quarter, Ulster Bank and Wolseley UK.

Jonathan McAlpin, chairman of the awards committee, said: "The deadline has just crept up so quickly that we have agreed to requests to extend it to give some people who haven't had an opportunity to sit down and concentrate on their submission the chance to do so."

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