2010 Winners

Forecourt Trader of the Year Awards 2010 winners

Forecourt Trader of the Year

 Bhupa, Lata & Jay Gohil, Cosford Garage, Albrighton, West Midlands

Specialist Categories

Best Site With A License to Sell Alcohol
Michelle Hall, Spar Bluebell Way, Preston, Lancashire

Best Car Care & Lubricants Outlet

Nick Baker, Newton Park Service Station, Coatham Mundeville, County Durham

Best Confectionery Outlet

Damian Lewis, Roadchef Strensham North, M5 Northbound, Worcestershire

Best Crisps & Snacks Outlet

Marcel Grabowski, Esso Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex

Best Customer Service

Bhupa, Lata & Jay Gohil, Cosford Garage, Albrighton, West Midlands

Best Display of Chilled Food

Gary Brady, Spar Brackenvale, Carryduff, County Antrim

Best Eco Friendly Outlet

Michelle Hall, Spar Bluebell Way, Preston, Lancashire

Best Food-to-go Outlet
Salim Hasan, Euro Garages Blackford Bridge, Bury, Lancashire

Best Forecourt Facilities
Donald Logue, Toomey Rochford Filling Station, Southend-on-Sea, Essex

Best Hot Beverages Outlet
Marcel Grabowski, Esso Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex

Best Soft Drinks Outlet
Daniel Hall, Esso Oswestry, Shropshire

Best use of Retail Technology
Conor Mckibbin, Brennans Spar, Seaforde, County Down

Best Tobacco Retailer
Tanya Wooster, Moto Toddington M1 South, Toddington, Bedfordshire

Retail Categories

Rural

Rural – Independent Dealer With Up To 9 Sites
Conor Mckibbin, Brennans Spar, Seaforde, County Down

Rural – Oil Company-Owned/Franchisee, Licencee, Commission Agent
Pradeepkumar Sanmugarajah, Murco Winchester, Hampshire

Best Rural Site
Conor Mckibbin, Brennans Spar, Seaforde, County Down

 

Neighbourhood

Neighbourhood – Independent Dealer – With Up To 9 Sites
Bhupa, Lata & Jay Gohil, Cosford Garage, Albrighton, West Midlands

Neighbourhood – Independent Dealer – With 10 Sites Or More
Salim Hasan, Euro Garages Blackford Bridge, Bury, Lancashire

Neighbourhood – Oil Company-Owned/Franchisee, Licencee, Commission Agent
Sara Carvill, Saintfield Service Station, Saintfield, County Down

Neighbourhood – Oil Company/Supermarket/Wholesaler-Owned and Managed
Marcel Grabowski, Esso Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex

Best Neighbourhood Site
Bhupa, Lata & Jay Gohil, Cosford Garage, Albrighton, West Midlands

 

Main Route

Main Route – Independent Dealer – With Up to 9 Sites
Tom Bell, Torgrange Filling Station, Holywood, County Down

Main Route – Independent Dealer – With 10 Sites or More
Raj Patel, Firstpoint Services, Brookfield Group, Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Main Route – Oil Company/Supermarket/Wholesaler-Owned and Managed
Gary Brady, Spar Brackenvale, Carryduff, County Antrim

Main Route – Oil Company-Owned/Franchisee, Licencee, Commission Agent
Colin Parkinson, Scaffog Filling Station, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh

Best Main Route Site
Gary Brady, Spar Brackenvale, Carryduff, County Antrim

 

Best Motorway Site
Barry Rowsell, Esso Magor, M4 Junction 23, Gwent

Best Oil Company Initiative
WINNER – Shell – FuelSave
HIGHLY COMMENDED – Total – Total Rewards & Car Wash Card

Forecourt Trader and Palmer and Harvey Retailer Champion of the Year
Patrick Sewell, Sewell Retail

Special Award in Recognition for Services to the Industry
Alec Cornish-Trestrail, founder of ACT Design