Seven north-east businesses have been shortlisted for a prestigious Scottish VOWS awards.
Four Aberdeenshire hotels made the shortlist of the Wedding Venue – Aberdeen & Grampian category with Barn at Barra Castle, Meldrum House Country Hotel, Norwood Hall Hotel and Thainstone House Hotel all receiving finalist positions.
Fochabers-based bridal boutique Avorio Bridal was shortlisted in the Bridal Dress Retailer, Aberdeen’s Granite City Car Hire was recognised in the Wedding Transport category and tanning firm The Brown Cow Tanning was shortlisted in the Specialist Wedding Services category.
Founded in 2005, The Scottish VOWS Awards recognises companies within the wedding industry which deliver exceptional customer service showcasing the very best in the industry.
Over 140 businesses were shortlisted over the 25 categories.
Winners will be announced at a glamorous awards dinner which takes place on 19 November at The DoubleTree Hilton in Glasgow.
Here is the full list of north-east winners:
Wedding Venue – Aberdeen & Grampian
- Barn at Barra Castle
- Meldrum House Country Hotel
- Norwood Hall Hotel
- Thainstone House Hotel
Bridal Dress Retailer
- Avorio Bridal
- Granite City Car Hire
Specialist Wedding Services
- The Brown Cow Tanning