2016 - April 2016

Big Challenge Award Dinner, Sheffield – 08/04/16

The Big Challenge
Big Challenge Awards
Sheffield City Region

Henry Boot Construction were delighted once again to support this programme, challenging young entrepreneurs in the Sheffield City Region to develop and grow an idea over two terms, starting with only £25.00. 

This year Henry Boot Construction sponsored the “Best Final Report” with our Employment and Skills Manager, Adeana Raper presenting the award to the winners “Unlit Threads” from Sheffield High School.

“Unlit Threads” is a virtual business that makes and sells handmade apparel such as tie dye t-shirts, tie-dye socks and other personalised items.  The overall winners were “On Fire” from Stocksbridge High School winning the top prize of a trip to Warsaw, courtesy of sponsors DLA Piper, as well as first prize in Key Stage 3, the coveted Made in Sheffield award and the award for biggest profit made.

“The awards night was amazing!  We won Best Final Report.  Thank you to all the judges and also well done to On Fire for winning the Big Trip!”

Unlit Threads, Sheffield High School

For more information contact:
Steve Allen
Business Development Manager