Our Licensee of the Year Award winners have been crowned!

Being the most prestigious award for an individual or partnership of licensees in our industry, we were very excited to crown the winners at this years Summer Event in June.

In partnership with Sky, the Licensee of the Year Award is widely regarded as the most rigorous and hard-fought award for individual licensee operators in the UK. 


 Meet our LOYA 2022 Winners, Nick and Amanda Hemming

Heron Inn, Malpas

"We’re still pinching ourselves to make sure this wasn’t just an incredible dream!

To be involved in such an amazing event has been wonderful, thank you to the team at BII for their support we can’t wait to work closely with you all to share our love and passion for this incredible Industry. 
All 6 finalists run exceptional pubs, and are the most wonderful people that we’ve been lucky enough to meet."

If you would like to enter our Licensee of the Year Award 2023, please register your interest here.


Meet our Finalists

Get to know more about our 6 incredible Finalists for LOYA 2022!

 Amanda and Nick Hemming
Heron Inn Malpas
Truro, TR1 1SL

James Lyon Shaw
The Greene Oak
Windsor, SL4 5UW

Joe Buckley & Flo Pearce
The Tollemache Arms 
Harrington, NN6 9NU

Michael Pearson & Charlotte Salaman
The Wych Elm Kingston
Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 6HT

Stuart Fox and Julian Crowley
The White Horse Dover
Dover, CT16 1QF

Rumit and Tosh Lakhani
The White Horse Buckover
Wotton-Under-Edge, GL12 8DX