The winners of the Soroptimist Charity Shop Christmas Window Competition were announced at The Crown Hotel, Harrogate 1 December 2021.
The Mayor and Mayoress of Harrogate, Cllr Trevor Chapman and Janet Chapman were in attendance to officially hand over the awards.
The judging took place in three zones. Harrogate Town; Ripon with Boroughbridge and Knaresborough with Starbeck and Bilton.
The Soroptimist Cup is awarded to the overall winner.
Harrogate Town Centre
- Gold Award – Cancer Resarch UK, Oxford Street
- Silver Award – Martin House Charity Shop
- Highly Commended – OXFAM and OXFAM Books
Knaresborough with Starbeck & Bilton
- Gold Award – Saint Michaels Hospice, Starbeck
- Silver Award – Saint Michaels Hospice, Bilton
- Highly Commended – OXFAM Knaresborough, Saint Michael’s Hospice Shop, Knaresborough
Ripon with Boroughbridge
- Gold Award – Saint Michael’s Hospice, Ripon
- Silver Award – Salvation Army Charity Shop, Ripon
- Highly Commended. YMCA, Boroughbridge Blue Cross Charity Shop, Ripon, Yorkshire Cancer Research, Ripon
Cup Winner – Saint Michaels Hospice, Ripon
President Val said:
The Charity Shop volunteers did a wonderful job this year with their Christmas window displays. Soroptimist International of Harrogate and District are pleased to be able to recognise their hard work and creativity.