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You’ve voted, we’ve counted (and counted, and counted, and counted…) and the Muddy Awards Finals, in association with Healthily are LIVE! 

A massive THANK YOU for taking the time to support your awesome local businesses this year – over 500,000 of you nominated in the first round of the Awards and, frankly, the response has blown our socks off. And, whilst we wish every brilliant business nominated could make it through, there can only be five finalists in each category and it’s up to you to decide who wins the coveted Regional Award.

Each Regional winner will also be considered for the first ever National Muddy Awards to find the ‘best of the best’ across all 28 Muddy counties – so there’s even more reason to show your support this year! 

The Awards close on 15 June 2022, 5pm – so if there’s a business you love, make sure you VOTE HERE.

Did you make it? Here are your top 5 brilliant businesses in 27 categories. Congratulations and good luck to them all!



Kibworth Books (Kibworth)
Quinns Bookshop (Market Harborough)
Fox Books (Leicester)
The Rutland Bookshop (Rutland)
Old Curiosity Book Shop (Hathern)

Day Spa

Revive Skin & Spa (Market Harborough)
Ragdale Hall (Melton Mowbray)
Champneys Springs (Ashby de la Zouch)
Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa (Hinckley)
The Secret Garden (Lutterworth)

Art Space

Atkins Building (Hinckley) 
Forget Me Not (Lutterworth) 
The Paint Pottle (Market Harborough)
Squirrel @ Wellsborough (Wellsborough)
Wingates Gallery (Market Harborough)


Bond Street Distillery (Hinckley) 
33CankStreet (Leicester) 
Fur and Feather Bar (Melton Mowbray) 
Orbis (Oakham)
Ovation (Oakham)

Beauty Salon

The Beauty Barn Leicester  (Leicester) 
Mooi Beauty (Market Harborough)
Salon Hebe (Hinckley)
Paint Nails and Beauty (Oakham)
The Beauty Studio  (Melton Mowbray) 

Sustainable Business

Gamanity (Leicester)
Tessie Clothing (Mountsorrel) 
Honeykins Vintage (Oakham) 
Eco Village (Market Harborough)
Nada, Zero Waste Shop (Leicester)  

Fitness Instructor

Fitness with Hannah Gibson (Leicester) 
Karen Hix (Loughborough)
Sam Heap, Village Green Fitness (Coalville)
Sam, SLC Fitness (Leicester) 
Find Your FITT (Loughborough)

Local Food/Drink Producer

Dunton Cakes (Market Harborough)
Dainty Cook (Leicester)
The Kitsch Hen (Oakham) 
Chez Sebastian Artisan Pizza (Melton Mowbray)
A Box of Joy (Wymeswold)


Boon & Bloom (Sileby)
Ashton Flowers (Hinckley)
The Flower Lady (Shepshed) 
Fleurs en Fleur (Loughborough)
Belvoir Flower Studio (Melton Mowbray) 

Lifestyle Store

Beautiful Gifts and Things (Shepshed) 
Dragonfly & Co (Market Harborough) 
KELterior (Barrow Upon Soar) 
Stone & Ivy (Oakham) 
The Happy Little Pop-Up (Oakham) 


Rutland Hall Hotel & Spa (Oakham)
The Gresham Aparthotel (Leicester)
Barnsdale Lodge Hotel (Oakham)
Kilworth House Hotel (Lutterworth) 
Stapleford Park Hotel (Melton Mowbray)

Hair Salon

The Secret Hair Club (Hinckley) 
Charlotte Frances Boutique Hair (Market Harborough) 
Hair at No 11 (Melton Mowbray) 
Moose House of Hair (Market Harborough)
Twenty Twenty Hair (Oakham) 


Cathy Stephens Jewellery (Groby) 
Lanes Fine Jewellers (Leicester) 
Lucy Flint Jewellery (Oakham) 
Curious Magpie Jewellery (Kibworth) 
Ada Gallery (Market Harborough) 

New Lifestyle Start-up

BOxKITCHEN (Mountsorrel) 
Karma Corner Gifts (Leicester) 
The Social Coffee Club (Leicester) 
The Style Hive HQ (Ashby de la Zouch) 
Indulgent Chocolates (Ashby de la Zouch) 

Family Attraction

Barefoot Festival (Loughborough) 
Little City Leicester (Leicester) 
Rutland Farm Park (Rutland) 
Windmill Farm Park (Kibworth) 
Twycross Zoo (Norton Juxta Twycross) 


The Royal Oak (Long Whatton) 
Tap and Run (Upper Broughton) 
The Wheatsheaf Greetham (Rutland) 
The Bakers Arms (Blaby) 
The Finch’s Arms (Hambleton)


Emma Wenham (Melton Mowbray) 
Bowl of Corks Photography (Loughborough) 
Photography by Jessica Illife (Broughton Astley) 
Rachael Connerton (Melton Mowbray) 
Ruth Woodsend Photography (Leicester)


Luck and Boo (Melton Mowbray) 
Restaurant 263 (Leicester) 
Ascough’s Bistro (Market Harborough) 
Sapori (Anstey) 
Rocksalt Bistro (Market Harborough) 

Theatre/Arts Venue

Curve (Leicester) 
Mountsorrel Memorial Centre (Mountsorrel) 
De Montfort Hall (Leicester) 
Kilworth House Theatre (North Kilworth) 
The Y Theatre (Leicester) 

Yoga/Pilates Studio

Bennd Yoga (Market Harborough) 
HD Yoga (Melton Mowbray) 
RK Wellness (Market Harborough) 
The Reset Project (Rothley) 
South Street Loft (Oakham) 

Wedding Venue

The Old Cow Shed (Kirby Bellars)
Haybales Barn (Burton Ovary) 
Bridge House Barn (Kibworth) 
Hothorpe Hall (Theddingworth)
Whatton House (Loughborough)

Women’s Fashion Store

No 34 Boutique (Market Harborough)
Lily & Mabel (Market Bosworth) 
Armcandy Bag Co (Market Harborough)
DC Boutique (Kirby Muxloe) 
Black Diamond Boutique (Burbage)

Bridal Store

Divine Boutique (Leicester)
Elegance of Elena (Syston) 
Honey & Ember (Leicester) 
Lineys Brides (Hinckley) 
Pink Confetti (Broughton Astley) 


Cook in the Nook (Cosby) 
Public (Loughborough) 
Rustic Kitchen and Deli (Mountsorrel) 
Pennbury Farm Cafe (Great Glen)
Jaga (Market Harborough) 

Boutique Stay

Briarwood Glamping (Rutland) 
Mallory Meadows (Kirby Mallory) 
Naomi’s Shepherds Huts (Twycross)
Paddock Cottage (Melton Mowbray) 
The Falcon Hotel (Uppingham) 

Children’s Business

Katie’s Characters (Leicester) 
Tiny Petals Baby Massage (Leicester) 
Bloom Baby (Market Harborough)
Precious Prints (Leicester) 
Discover Outdoors – Forest School (Heather) 


Bridge 67 Butchers (Kibworth) 
Charnwood Forest Farm Shop (Charnwood) 
Farndon Fields (Market Harborough) 
March House Farm (Great Dalby) 
The Deli at 58 (Loughborough)


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