Awards Ceremony


The Awards Ceremony 2021


After much deliberation and taking accont of people’s views we have taken the decision to ease the Awards lunch and ceremony to a date in early October. The new date is Friday October 8.

We have also taken the decision to move the occasion out of central London – partly because the original venue was short on space if any Covid restrictions needed to remain in place, partly because resistance to travel into the heart of the capital, and partly because so many of those already attending are travelling from places north of the M4 corridor.

As a result, plans are taking shape for an Awards lunch and ceremony on October 8 in the Britannia Suite at the National Conference Centre, adjacent to the National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Bickenhill, Soluhull, B92 0EJ. Detailed plans are being worked on at the moment and will be uploaded to this page as soon as they are confirmed. What we can confirm is that the new venue is centrally located near road, rail and air transport hubs and that we will be able to offer all those attending a safer, more relaxed, yet value-enriched occasion.

We are bearing in mind that there may still be Coronavirus restrictions in place in October and are making contingency plans for an online presentation, just in case. But we are highly confident of running a physical event on October 8 at the National Conference Centre and would urge prompt booking if you would like to be close to the action. Over 250 people have already booked to attend and this number increases every day or two. If, in the final analysis, we are forced to hold an online presentation, then we will hold on to a viewing fee and refund any surplus without hesitation. Please click the ATTEND THE AWARDS button on any page of the website to place your booking.

Because of the change of date we are waiting to hear whether the silver-voiced, ever-amiable Alan Dedicoat will be available to host the Awards presentation. His attendance or that of another presenter will be confirmed as soon as possible.


The Awards Ceremony 2020

On September 11,  the presentation of the Winners, High Commendations and Finalists of the Care Home Awards streamed via the Internet. The Covid-19 pandemic may have amended our plans, but the celebration took place – though in a different way. The Awards presentation was hosted by Alan Dedicoat.


The Awards Ceremony 2019

The Care Home Awards returned to the Platinum Suite at ExCeL London on Thursday June 27, 2019 for another delightful, lunchtime celebration of innovation and excellence in the care home sector. It was a sellout occasion, hosted impeccably by Alan Dedicoat, and the levels of enjoyment and appreciation of the winning Finalists were high.

Huge thanks to all the Finalists. Many congratulations to the Winners and the High Commendations. Praise is due to all the High Commendations and Category and Gold Winners and thanks must go to all who helped make the day a great success, including the supportive Sponsors and Media Partner, Care Home Management.  Finally, grateful thanks to CloserStill and the Health plus Care Show team who laid on a most enjoyable, fizzy, after show “tea” party in the exhibition itself.

Just click on the image below to view the gallery of photos from the 2019 Awards.


Care Home Awards 2019



The Awards Ceremony 2018

What a brilliant lunch and Awards ceremony were enjoyed on Wednesday June 27, 2018 at the Care Home Awards in the Platinum Suite at ExCel London at lunchtime on the first day of the Health + Care Show (June 27-28, 2018). After a short set of enjoyable entertainment from the Wandering Soul, the Awards ceremony started at around 2.30 pm and ran for about 50 minutes, hosted perfectly again by the great Alan Dedicoat. After show networking followed the Awards on the floor of the Exhibition, with a “After Show Tea Party” hosted by CloserStill and the Health plus Care Show team.



The Awards Ceremony 2017

The Care Home Awards 2017 took place at lunchtime in the Royal Garden Hotel’s Palace Suite, allowing guests from all over the country to both attend and return home on the same day, without the cost of an overnight stay. Dress code was business attire.
There was an excellent 3-course lunch and, after a short set of enjoyable entertainment from the Sugar Sisters, the Awards ceremony started at around 2.30 pm and ran for about 45 minutes, hosted perfectly by the great Alan Dedicoat.



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