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Love Hertford Awards 2021

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Love Hertford Awards 2021

Following the success of previous Love Hertford Awards, the competition has returned for 2021 and public voting is now underway.

The competition recognises and commends traders in the county town of Hertfordshire, highlighting the wealth of shops and services on offer in our town centre and neighbourhood shopping areas, and encouraging residents to shop locally. 

Hertford residents are encouraged to vote for their favourite traders to be crowned winners across ten categories. The categories and shortlisted businesses can be found at

The public can cast their votes at The closing date for voting is Sunday 25th April at 9pm.

The winners will be announced at a virtual awards ceremony on 13th May 2021.

A Hertford Town Council spokesperson said: “The Love Hertford Awards are an opportunity to celebrate the wealth of shops and services on offer in Hertford. We are encouraging Hertford residents and visitors to vote for their favourite retailers, businesses and traders, so that we can honour those running businesses in our town. Voting is easy and we recommend you leave comments about your experiences with your preferred choice, as traders are judged on quality as well as quantity of votes. 

Categories and shortlisted businesses for 2021 voting are:

Café or Fast Food

Hertford cake co


Mudlarks Garden Café

Professional Services

Chapter79   (formally Lance James the Jewellers)

Cariad Marketing Limited

Post and Packing

Health and Wellbeing

Replenish Refill Store CIC

The Secret Space

Highway Cycles

Food and Drink Retailers

Mind the Gap

Picketts of Hertford

Cavavin the Wine Shop

Community or Voluntary

McMullen & Sons

Mudlarks Garden Cafe


Specialist Retailer

UOE Post Office & Store

Highway Cycles

Concord Trophies and Sportswear Limited

Home and Interiors

Albany Radio

Visp Bathrooms Limited 


Hair and Beauty

Fred & Ginger

The Skull Club Barber Shop

The Beauty Room


Frankie and Olive

Mint of Hertford

The Women’s Society Boutique

Pub or Restaurant

Lussmanns Fish & Grill

Old Cross Tavern Limited

The White Lion

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