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Get Your Vote On: Voting open for 2018 Ardee BAFTA Awards

Barry Landy | 3rd January, 2018 at 8:50pm


Times up! The online voting for the 2018 Ardee BAFTA Awards has now closed. Thanks so much to everyone who has voted. Best of luck to all the nominees this Saturday night!

Ah, award season! Yes – it’s that time of year again! In Ardee, it’s now tradition for the business people of the town to kick off a new year with a celebration of all the hard work that went into the 12 months before – everyone working in retail, services and hospitality given the opportunity to come together and let their hair down as they celebrate the best of Ardee business.

The BAFTA (Baile Atha Fherdia Traders Association) Awards is now a glitzy staple in the social calendar for employers, employees, friends and family throughout the town. This year, the 2018 awards night will take place a little later than usual – on Saturday January 13th at 7.30pm in the Nuremore Hotel in Carrickmacross.

There will be a drinks reception before a lavish four course meal followed by the awards, music and lots of fun throughout the evening too. Tickets are still available from Sizzlers, O’Neill’s Menswear and from

Earlier today, exclusively revealed the 27 businesses and business people who are in contention for a gong this year. And, in a change to the normal voting procedure, this year ALL categories are open to public voting. Yes, that’s right – for the first time ever you can vote in every category. This year, there are six categories to vote in with some very deserving nominees in each. The categories are: is the only place you can cast your vote – and you can do so below. Just select your choice and hit the VOTE button in each category. Please be advised users are limited to one vote per category every 24 hours. If you’re seeing a blank box below, that’s because you’ve voted in the last day. The poll will return after 24 hours since your last cast. Voting will close at 5pm on Friday January 12th.

The Champagne Award - Staff With The Most Sparkling Personality
    Facebook Fanatic - Most Enthusiastic Facebook User
      Dapper Dude - Ardee Businessman of the Year 2017
        Classy Lassy - Ardee Businesswoman of the Year 2017
          The Bruce Springsteen Award, AKA The Boss, Award - Best Boss in Town
            Cool and the Gang - Best Community Group 2017

              Don’t forget, will be in attendance at the 2018 BAFTA Awards on Saturday January 13th, bringing you all the winners as they are announced on the night. If you can’t make it, there’s nowhere better to follow all the fun than with us on – online and on social media. 

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