Shortlist revealed and voting opens for SoGlos Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards 2022

Find out if your favourite local business has made the cut, as the strongest EVER shortlist for Gloucestershire’s biggest awards is revealed – with voting now open for the 2022 SoGlos Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards.

The SoGlos Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards is back for the fifth year running – and the 2022 shortlist has now been revealed, for what’s shaping up to be SGGLA’s biggest and best year yet.

From today, Monday 11 April 2022, members of the public will be able to see the full shortlist via – with the chance to vote for their favourites across all SGGLA categories until Tuesday 31 May 2022.

With the competition fiercer than ever before, the quality of the shortlist is the strongest in SGGLA’s five-year history, representing the very best of the 251 lifestyle businesses that put themselves forward for the awards.

As a development of SGGLA for this year, and to ensure we’re recognising the best of the best in the county, the top five businesses with the most votes from each category will be recognised as finalists and invited along to the exclusive awards evening.

The SoGlos Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards 2022 are proudly sponsored by the county’s Strategic Management Organisation, Visit Gloucestershire –

SGGLA 2022 categories and sponsors

SGGLA 2022

Cultural Venue of the year – Sponsored by 16i –

Family Day Out of the year – Sponsored by The King’s School –

Independent School of the year – Sponsored by Brave Human Capital Group –

Live Entertainment Venue of the year – Sponsored by Nuffield Health –

Live Music Venue of the year – Sponsored by Guano Crazy Printing –

Sporting Venue of the year – Sponsored by Pro Global –

Restaurant of the year – Sponsored by Cleevely Electric Vehicles –

Food / Drink Producer of the year – Sponsored by Grass Outlet –

Pub / Bar of the year – Sponsored by Gloucester Carpet Outlet –

Café of the year – Sponsored by Perry Bishop –

Hotel of the year – Sponsored by Six Property Consulting –

Independent Shop of the year – Sponsored by Severn Wye Energy Agency –

Shopping Destination of the year – Sponsored by Gloucestershire County Council –

Art Gallery of the year – Sponsored by Severnside Security –

Wedding Venue of the year – Sponsored by Barrington Decorators –

Event of the year – Sponsored by Stagecoach Performing Arts Schools –

Charity of the year – Sponsored by Hooray Recruitment –

Outstanding Contribution Award – Sponsored by Harrison Clark Rickerbys Solicitors -

Business of the year – Sponsored by Visit Gloucestershire –

Voting is open to the public until Tuesday 31 May 2022, with the finalists in each category set to be revealed on Wednesday 1 June 2022.

For more information, and to cast your vote, visit For more on our headline sponsor, visit

By Annabel Lammas

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Monday 11 April 2022

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