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Award categories announced – Radio Interview

Listen to Pam Knight of White Knight Marketing as she explains the awards process, the new categories and talks about the new home for Taunton Deane Business Awards to Darren Cullum of Tone FM.

White Knight Marketing and the Taunton Chamber of Commerce

Taunton Deane Business Awards get new home.

For the past year we have been looking for a more permanent home for the Awards and we have now found one in Taunton Chamber of Commerce.
“This will be a great natural progression for them and we will work with the Chamber to take the event to its next level”.


Guest blog from Taunton Deane Borough Council

By Ian Timms As assistant director for Growth and Development, the awards are something which the council has enjoyed supporting over the past three years. We think it’s a great way to support the business community in Taunton Deane and celebrate the fantastic ability of those operating in our area. There are a range of […]

Martin Lock

Taunton Deane Business Awards 2018

PKF Francis Clark have been involved in the Awards since its inception and we have relished being part of the continued growth and development of the awards over that time.

2017 winner


Reach for the stars…..!!!

The Taunton Deane Business Awards (TDBA) is a fantastic opportunity for business owners in Taunton Deane to showcase the talent, diversity and entrepreneurial skills that exist in the area. Since its beginnings as a start-up in Newton Abbott in 1919 – and no, before anyone asks I was not one of the original Partners in […]

Digital innovator

Digital Innovators: staying ahead of the game

Twenty years ago next month, a little piece of digital history was made in Taunton. At A C Mole & Sons old office on Billetfield, we filed the UK’s first ever electronic personal tax return. Next day we were on the front page of the Financial Times and a new era of tax compliance had […]

The awards

5 benefits of entering local awards

Do you have to win an award to benefit? There is no doubt that entering awards can be a bit daunting. Putting yourself forward for anything where you will be judged can make you feel vulnerable, but think about it logically; the judges are looking for success stories! They are not looking at your failures […]

Becky Wright and Deborah Meaden

The long term effect of entering The Taunton Deane Business Awards

Claims Consortium

Guest Blog from Claims Consortium

A community network strengthens our core business By Debbie Mawer, Director of People and Culture There is enormous strength in being part of a local initiative that celebrates good business. For a small to medium-sized business with a customer-base in the area there are clear advantages in being recognised in local awards. On the face […]