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24th November 2021

Yorkshire Wolds brewery wins sustainable business award

Brewery Director Alex Balchin with the HullLive Business Award

The team at a Yorkshire Wolds brewery is celebrating after winning a prestigious regional business award.

Hunmanby based Wold Top Brewery won the ‘Environmental and Sustainability Award’ at the 22nd annual HullLive Business Awards that took place at Hull’s DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel on 18th November .

Receiving the award, Wold Top’s Director, Kate Balchin said: “We live, work and play in a wonderful area of Yorkshire and want to maintain this balance for future generations. We’re over the moon to be rewarded for our environmental initiatives.”

Wold Top faced competition from Hull based O&E Services Ltd. and Timloc Building Products from Howden. The winners were announced at an awards dinner that was hosted by ITV News anchor, Lucrezia Millerini and included a keynote speech from Green & Black’s co-founder and leading entrepreneur, Jo Fairley.

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 HullLive Business Awards, please visit

Press release from Wold Top Brewery

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