Medway Culture, Design & Tourism Awards 2015 – The Shortlist

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Ahead of tonight’s ceremony to announce the winners, here is the full list of the full Awards shortlist. WOW’s editor Emma Dewhurst will be in attendance and will be giving a full report of the evening soon!


Congratulations to all those nominated and all those who made the short list.


Children’s Book Festival

Rochester Literature Festival


Caffe Dell Artista (Pete Molinari)

Fashion and Design

Jatin Patel

Sian Bostwick


Alan Mash for Medway’s Under Siege youth concert.

Daniel Turnbull (Funke and the Two Tone Baby)

Homespun Independent Music and Arts Festival

The James Taylor Quartet

Pete Molinari

Wendy Back and Joining Voices Team

Into The Pits Promotion, young Medway music promoters


Dovetail Games

The Big Screen, Chatham

For the Fallen Film Challenge

Natasha Steer, Creatabot

Walls and Gardens Mobile App, Fort Amherst

Visual Arts

Great Expectations, Adam Chodzko

Rochester Kino

The Wetlands project

The IN-SITE project

Nucleus Arts

Performing Arts

Laura King and Looking Kloser

Medway Little Theatre

Play on Words Theatre Company

Aidan Dooley

Ideas Test

New Build

1a and 1b Westerham Close

1-4 Romany Court, Twydall

Strood Community Hub project

Empire Reach, Chatham

The Auditorium


The Royal Engineers Museum

The Huguenot Museum

Kayleigh Piper (Scale model of Rochester Castle for the Siege 1215 exhibition)

The LV21 Lightship

The Norman and Grunt Siege campaign

Open Spaces and Public Realm

Friends of Grain Coastal Park

The Great Lines Heritage Park

Friends of Rede Common

Gillingham Local Roots

IN-SITE public art project

Hotel of the Year

The Holiday Inn Rochester-Chatham

The Bridgewood Manor Hotel

The Ramada Encore Chatham

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation

Orchard Bed and Breakfast, Cliffe Woods

Medway Little Townhouse, Rochester

Salisbury House Bed and Breakfast, Rochester

Kits Coty Glamping

Visitor Attraction

Sun Pier House


The Huguenot Museum

Jetstream Tours

The LV21 Lightship

Outstanding Customer Care

Kaizen Antiques and Jewellery Shop

The Parking Enforcement Team

Sweet Sonya’s Cupcakes and Teatime Delights

Colin Adcock, Explore Medway Open Top Bus

Jetstream Tours

Flavour of the Year

Kent in Crepe

The 10:50 to Victoria Micropub

Bruno’s Bakes and Cakes

Sweet Sonya’s Cupcakes and Teatime Delights

Kent Fine Foods