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Promoting opportunity

The Queen's Award for Promoting Opportunity is awarded for social mobility programmes that help people from disadvantaged backgrounds into successful working lives.

Stainless Metalcraft win prestigious Queen's Award for their work on Promoting Opportunity

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At Stainless Metalcraft (Metalcraft), we’re proud to trace our roots back over 150 years to when manufacturing operations first began on Chatteris High Street. The company relocated to our current home in 1890, becoming known as Chatteris Engineering Works before …

"To be recognised by such a prestigious award is a tremendous achievement in the history of our Company.”

The Stockvale Group operates Adventure Island fun park, Sealife Adventure and numerous restaurants along Southend Seafront and the town centre, providing activities and days out for the community both locally and regionally.  Each year they provide approximately 1000 jobs meaning …

'Winning the award was a pinch yourself moment!' - Promoting Opportunity winner CELLS tell us their story

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CELLS deliver proven and effective interventions that address initial and re-offending behaviours via preventative awareness, diversionary programs and follow on support, including onward progression through the itsup2u initiative. CELLS have worked with vulnerable people for 10 years, successfully challenging and …

Why should businesses still apply for a Queen's Award for Enterprise in 2021?

During these challenging times, it is important that we still take the time to reflect and celebrate the success of outstanding British businesses. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious awards for UK businesses and is a globally recognised royal seal of approval for …

Congratulations to The Queen's Awards for Enterprise 2020 Winners

The winners of the 2020 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise have been announced today. A huge congratulations to all of our 220 Queen's Awards winners. The Awards are announced on 21st April, the Queen’s Birthday, with Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenants presenting …