Jeweller wins big at Heart of Manchester Awards

Christopher James Jewellers won Retail Team of the Year Award.

Manchester-based jewellery retailer Christopher James Jewellers is celebrating winning the Retail Team of the Year Award at the inaugural Heart of Manchester Retail Awards on Friday night (March 6).

Awards were given to recognise individual excellence as well as brilliant teams in the local area, with BBC presenter Jacey Normand hosting the evening ceremony at The Place Hotel.

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House of Fraser was the big winner, scooping three awards including Manager of the Year, Employee of the Year and Best Department Store.

Christopher James Jewellers, which has been trading in diamonds and fine jewellery for more than 30 years, walked away with the coveted team award at the event. It specialises in creating unique, hand-crafted pieces and has three locations across Manchester and Liverpool.

The awards, organised by the Heart of Manchester BID, in partnership with the M.E.N., aimed to show the strength of the city centre’s retail offering and its vital contribution to the local economy as well as celebrate the diverse, dedicated and talented workforce at the heart of Manchester’s retail scene.