Jeweller scoops award in midst of major shop relocation in city.

Drakes Jewellers in Plymouth has been awarded the Business of the Year accolade in the Plymouth City and Waterfront Awards 2014.

The fine jewellery retailer, which is in the midst of a relocation to Drakes Circus in the city, was awarded the prize at a black tie ceremony on October 8.


The business was selected as the 2014 Business of the Year by a judging panel consisting of local press and city centre management.

Drakes director Andrew Hirshman said: "We are both delighted and honoured to have won this fantastic award. I am incredibly proud of all of the hard work that our team put in to make these successes happen. We feel privileged to be part of the Plymouth community and it’s great to share in celebrating local achievements. The coming months are going to be very exciting for our business and this is the perfect way to get into the spirit."

The annual City and Waterfront Awards celebrate the success of local businesses in Plymouth.