The Judging Panel

Nigel Skinner

Nigel has been editor of the Tameside Reporter for far longer than he would care to admit. His commitment to local news and the borough is second to none. He will be the Chair judge for this years awards.

Councillor Mike Glover

Member of Ashton Town Team and currently Civic Mayor Of Tameside, Councillor Glover represents the ward of Ashton Hurst and is also an active member of Tameside Rotary.

Luke Mirfin

One of the established management team at Tameside Markets, Luke is the third judge who deals with marketing for our local markets in Tameside.

Andy Hoyle

Familiar for his presenting on Tameside Radio Andy is also programme controller for the station. He can often be seen at various council events such as Armed Forces Day and the Lantern Parade contributing to his ‘Mr Tameside’ nickname.