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HEVRA Members Celebrate Success at IGA's BIG Awards

Hillclimb Garage Ltd andShaikly Motor Company Ltd win BIG at this year’s Independent Garage AssociationBIG Awards, on Friday 22 September. Along with a host of other winners on thenight, between them HEVRA members Hillclimb and Shaikly collected three of the17 awards that were presented, with HEVRA members Britannia MOT & RepairCentre Ltd, Uckfield Motor Services Ltd and Shires Garage Auto Services allbeing finalists, each celebrating the great and good of the independentautomotive sector.

Peter Melville, Founder andTechnical Director of HEVRA, said, “We are delighted to see HEVRA members,amongst the award winners. These awards highlight excellence in the independentgarage industry and celebrate the achievements of dedicated professionals andwe are proud to see HEVRA members as a part of that.”

The HEVRA members that achieved success on the night were:

**Community Engagement Award**

Winner: Hillclimb Garage Ltd


**Training and Development Award**

Highly Commended: Hillclimb Garage Ltd

Winner: Shaikly Motor Company Ltd


**Independent Garage of the Year – Overall**

Winner: Hillclimb Garage Ltd

Long standing HEVRA member, Hillclimb GarageLtd, were recognised for their exceptional dedication to community engagement,commitment to staff training and development, and their overall outstandingperformance as an independent garage. Their commitment to excellence in allaspects of their business has earned them the title of "Independent Garageof the Year 2023."

The Community Engagement Award celebratesHillclimb Garage Ltd's exceptional efforts in connecting with and serving theirlocal community. This recognition underscores their commitment to not onlyproviding top-notch services, but also making a positive impact on the lives oftheir neighbours.’

Congratulations also go to Shaikly Motor CompanyLtd for securing the Training and Development Award, demonstrating theircommitment to empowering their staff with the skills and knowledge necessary toexcel in the automotive sector.

These awards reflect the commitment ofHEVRA-approved workshops to maintaining high standards of quality,professionalism, and community engagement within the independent garage sector.

HEVRA is proud to have members of its networkrecognised for their standout performance and that they are leading the way insetting industry benchmarks for excellence.