ENTRIES are now open for the 2016 Warrington Business Awards, which take place on Friday, June 10.

Natwest, Deepbridge Capital and Styles & Co Chartered Accountants are this year's headline sponsors of the event, which will be held in the awards marquee at Lymm Rugby Club.

There are 12 awards up for grabs including retailer of the year, which the Warrington Guardian is sponsoring.

Jennifer Roulston, organising committee member and partner at FDR Law, said: “Following the success of the 2015 awards the legacy on which we wish to further build this year has been of businesses supporting each other and celebrating each other’s success. Our three headline sponsors epitomise this ambition and are ideal sponsors of the Warrington Business Awards 2016.”

The closing date for entries is Friday, April 1. To enter the awards or for more details visit warringtonbusinessawards.co.uk.