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8th December 2021

Yorkshire coast brewery wins a third environmental award

Kate Balchin with the Scarborough Business Excellence Award

The team at an East Yorkshire brewery is celebrating after winning a third award in recognition of its environmental credentials.

Wold Newton based Wold Top won the Company CSR/Green Initiative of the Year award in the seventh annual Scarborough Business Excellence Awards that were held at Scarborough Spa recently.

“We were over the moon to win this award. We work hard to nurture the environment that we live and work in, and it’s rewarding that our environmental initiatives have been recognised once again,” said brewery director, Kate Balchin.

The brewery faced competition from web and graphic design business, Keep Digital Ltd and medical technology manufacturer, Testcard Ltd.

In October, Wold Top won the Sustainability and Environment award at the Yorkshire Post Rural Awards and last month, they won the Environmental and Sustainability award at the Hull Live Business Awards.

Wold Top Brewery was founded by in 2003 and is located on the Mellor family farm at Hunmanby Grange. The team use home grown barley and water from the farm’s borehole to produce a range of award-winning cask, keg and bottled beers that are available throughout Yorkshire and nationwide.


Notes to editors

  1. For more information about Wold Top Brewery, please visit
  2. For more information about the Scarborough Business Awards, please visit

Press release from Wold Top Brewery

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