2018 Winners

The Harrogate Mumbler Awards 2018 in association with Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall was a roaring success. The theme was horse racing, and as well as decorating race hats, guests were invited to bet on our very first Mumbler Nurseries Derby Race.

2018 Mumbler Awards Winners

Mumblers’ Favourite Children’s Retailer, sponsored by Heal Medical & Wellness Spa:
Winner: Stomp, Knaresborough
Highly Commended: Hopscotch

Mumblers’ Favourite Day Nursery, sponsored by Watson Training Services:
Winner: Twinkles Knaresborough
Highly Commended: Woodlands Day Nursery

Mumblers’ Favourite Pre-School, sponsored by Raworths Family Law:
Winner: Woodlands Day Nursery Pre-School
Highly Commended: Little Crickets

Mumblers’ Favourite Class or Activity, sponsored by Queen Ethelburgas Collegiate:
Winner: Hartbeeps
Highly Commended: Water Babies

Mumblers’ Favourite Children’s Attraction, sponsored by GT Service:
Winner: Birchfield Ice cream Farm
Highly Commended: The Valley Gardens

Eating out with the Kids, sponsored by Goose
Winner: Billy Bob’s Ice Cream Parlour
Highly Commended: Mrs Smith’s Café

Mumblers’ Favourite Party Provider, sponsored by Stewart Amos, Mortgage Advisor, Barlow Barton:
Winner: Painting Pots Knaresborough
Highly Commended:  Winkies Soft Play Harrogate

Childminder/Nanny of the Year, sponsored by Andrew Hill Estate Agents
Winner: Sue Harrison
Highly Commended: Caroline Winter

Teacher/Child Practitioner of the Year, sponsored by Elavon:
Winner: Craig Radcliffe, St Peter’s School Fun Club
Highly Commended: Kirsty Eastwood, Water Babies

Mumpreuneur of the Year, sponsored by BCT Accountants:
Winner: Laura Dudley (Painting Pots)
Highly Commended: Emma Spalding (Emergy Fitness & Wellbeing)

Newcomer of the Year, sponsored by Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall Knaresborough:
Winner: Vicky Little, Fiit Like A Girl
Highly Commended: World of Their Own

Mumbler Community Award 2018:
Mike Collier (Scotton Scorchers Football Club)


The Mumbler Awards arrivals photo gallery is ready to view! You are welcome to download any images that you want to keep. To do so you will have to enter the PIN Code 2843.
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All money raised from the race and from the raffle went to local charity Just B Bereavement (Part of Saint Michaels Hospice) The total is an amazing £1340.55!

A huge thank you to The Little Gym Harrogate who allowed us to race in their gym, and to Reel Film who captured the race in all of it’s glory!

The elite Jockeys were:

  • Amanda Dundure from Little Dragons  (Blue Sash)
  • Kerry Glasswell  from Mud & Puddles  (Orange Sash)
  • Natalie Milburn from Woodlands Nursery (Yellow Sash)
  • Tricia Holmes from Twinkles Knaresborough (Purple sash)
  • Emma Dodds from Coppice Valley Children’s Nursery (Red sash)