Over 800 guests enjoyed an absolutely brilliant night for the UK Body Repair Industry on Tuesday 9th May at one of London’s most prestigious venues - Battersea Evolution.
27 winners were selected from over 105 finalists as 16 presenting companies - insurers, vehicle manufacturers, accident managers and independent networks – gave out their awards to top performers within their respective networks.
The Awards were once again supported by our Headline Partner - PPG Industries for the 6th consecutive year.
We thank PPG, our Diamond Partners – Circle Leasing, Enterprise Rent-a Car, Farécla, Mirka UK, Plan Insurance Brokers, Thatcham Research, U-Pol, Vision by Bluegrasscoms. Nationwide who sponsored the dodgems, which provided fun for many. We thank them all for their much valued support of the event.
The full list of British Bodyshop Awards winners:
AXA Insurance AXA Insurance Best Bodyshop Fix Auto Brighton
BSi Kitemark Excellence Award Rye Street Group
Citroen Franchised & Group Bodyshop of the Year Hawkins Motors ARC, Cornwall
Citroen Independent Bodyshop of the Year James Alpe, Clitheroe
Peugeot Franchised & Group Bodyshop of the Year Perrys Peugeot, Bolton
Peugeot Independent Bodyshop of the Year Woodlands Bodyshop, Newbury
Covéa Insurance Repairer Site of the Year Fix Auto Sutton in Ashfield
Direct Line Best for Customer Individual of the Year CF Motoring Services, Newcastle - Sarah Calvert Nationwide JCC Grimsby - Brian Ireland L & I Eaton ARC, Manchester - Steve Watson
Direct Line Best for Customer Site of the Year Autospray Body Repairs, Cornwall
Direct Line Speedy Repairer of the Year Emanuel's (AutoTech Group), Slough
Gallagher Bassett Customer Service Award Fix Auto Dagenham
Innovation Group Customer Choice Award Rye Street, Stansted
Innovation Group Repairer of the Year Taylors Vehicle Repair Centre, Hull
LV= Best Loved Bodyshop Fix Auto Mid Devon
National Accident Repair Group Member Repairer of the Year Gemini ARC GroupNational Accident Repair Group Associate Repairer of the year M&L Coachworks, Glasgow
Nationwide Network Services Bodyshop of the year from the Approved Network - North Autocraft, Aberystwyth
Nationwide Network Services Bodyshop of the year from the Approved Network - South Palace Panels ARC, Croydon
Sopp+Sopp Car Bodyshop of the Year KC Autos Group
Sopp+Sopp HGV Bodyshop of the Year Ross Gordon, Avonmouth
Sopp+Sopp LGV Bodyshop of the Year Premier Bodyworks, Bury St Edmunds
Thatcham Apprentice Mentor of The Year DLG Auto Services, Wakefield - Aidan Pickles
Toyota Customer Handling Parklands Toyota, Truro
Toyota Cycle Time Lancaster Toyota, Wearside
Vauxhall Vauxhall Bodyshop of the Year 2016 Arnold Clark Altrincham
Vizion BS10125 Accredited Bodyshop of the Year Northern Accident Repair, Rochdale
Vizion Manufacturer Accredited Bodyshop of the Year Specialist Cars, Aberdeen
We thank all of those who supported and attended the British Bodyshop Awards and we look forward to presenting them once again on Thursday 10th May 2018.