Excellence is rewarded! The 2017 British Bodyshop Awards winners

Over 800 guests enjoyed an absolutely brilliant night for the UK Body Repair Industry on Tuesday 9th May at one of London’s most prestigious venues - Battersea Evolution.

27 winners were selected from over 105 finalists as 16 presenting companies - insurers, vehicle manufacturers, accident managers and independent networks – gave out their awards to top performers within their respective networks.

The Awards were once again supported by our Headline Partner - PPG Industries for the 6th consecutive year.

We thank PPG, our Diamond Partners – Circle Leasing, Enterprise Rent-a Car, Farécla, Mirka UK, Plan Insurance Brokers, Thatcham Research, U-Pol, Vision by Bluegrasscoms. Nationwide who sponsored the dodgems, which provided fun for many. We thank them all for their much valued support of the event.

The full list of British Bodyshop Awards winners:

AXA Insurance
AXA Insurance Best Bodyshop
Fix Auto Brighton

BSi
Kitemark Excellence Award
Rye Street Group

Citroen
Franchised & Group Bodyshop of the Year
Hawkins Motors ARC, Cornwall

Citroen
Independent Bodyshop of the Year
James Alpe, Clitheroe

Peugeot
Franchised & Group Bodyshop of the Year
Perrys Peugeot, Bolton

Peugeot
Independent Bodyshop of the Year
Woodlands Bodyshop, Newbury

Covéa Insurance
Repairer Site of the Year
Fix Auto Sutton in Ashfield

Direct Line
Best for Customer Individual of the Year
CF Motoring Services, Newcastle - Sarah Calvert
Nationwide JCC Grimsby - Brian Ireland
L & I Eaton ARC, Manchester - Steve Watson

Direct Line
Best for Customer Site of the Year
Autospray Body Repairs, Cornwall

Direct Line
Speedy Repairer of the Year
Emanuel's (AutoTech Group), Slough

Gallagher Bassett
Customer Service Award
Fix Auto Dagenham

Innovation Group
Customer Choice Award
Rye Street, Stansted

Innovation Group
Repairer of the Year
Taylors Vehicle Repair Centre, Hull

LV=
Best Loved Bodyshop
Fix Auto Mid Devon

National Accident Repair Group
Member Repairer of the Year
Gemini ARC Group

National Accident Repair Group
Associate Repairer of the year
M&L Coachworks, Glasgow

Nationwide Network Services
Bodyshop of the year from the Approved Network - North
Autocraft, Aberystwyth

Nationwide Network Services
Bodyshop of the year from the Approved Network - South
Palace Panels ARC, Croydon

Sopp+Sopp
Car Bodyshop of the Year
KC Autos Group

Sopp+Sopp
HGV Bodyshop of the Year
Ross Gordon, Avonmouth

Sopp+Sopp
LGV Bodyshop of the Year
Premier Bodyworks, Bury St Edmunds

Thatcham
Apprentice Mentor of The Year
DLG Auto Services, Wakefield - Aidan Pickles

Toyota
Customer Handling
Parklands Toyota, Truro

Toyota
Cycle Time
Lancaster Toyota, Wearside

Vauxhall
Vauxhall Bodyshop of the Year 2016
Arnold Clark Altrincham

Vizion
BS10125 Accredited Bodyshop of the Year
Northern Accident Repair, Rochdale

Vizion
Manufacturer Accredited Bodyshop of the Year
Specialist Cars, Aberdeen


We thank all of those who supported and attended the British Bodyshop Awards and we look forward to presenting them once again on Thursday 10th May 2018.