Awards for best in the Northwest

Food and drink companies are being invited to enter the Food Northwest Awards '07.

Organised by the Northwest Food Alliance (NWFA) this year's awards will focus on the theme 'Enterprise in the Northwest', highlighting the achievements and innovations of companies excelling in the region.

The winners will be announced at a Gala Awards dinner, hosted by Lucy Meacock of Granada TV, on 28 June 2007 at the Midland Hotel in Manchester.

Entry to the awards is free and businesses have the chance to submit applications to nine categories recognising achievement in three areas: Enterprise and Innovation, Environments for Sustainability and Dynamic Northwest.

The deadline for award entries is 20 April.