Mayor receives warm welcome from award-winning businesses

12/12/2018 00:00:00

The cream of the crop of Bridgend businesses have rolled out the red carpet for the Mayor of Bridgend County Borough, Councillor John McCarthy and his wife, Judy McCarthy.

Following their success at this year’s prestigious Bridgend Business Forum Awards evening, the Mayor and his wife have been visiting the list of impressive business winners to gain a better understanding of their enterprises and to speak to them about their future plans.

The Mayor received a warm welcome from all ten winners, including TSW Training Ltd, Apollo Teaching Services and Assisted Mobility Services.

A keen supporter of local businesses, community groups and projects, Cllr John McCarthy has been eager to meet as many local businesses as possible during his 12 months as Mayor.

Cllr McCarthy said: “It’s been a fantastic opportunity meeting some of the most incredible businesses and business professionals in Bridgend County Borough over the past few weeks.

“There’s a high calibre of enterprises operating locally, in Bridgend County and the future is certainly looking bright for each and every one of them.

“I’ve thoroughly enjoyed visiting the winners of the Bridgend Business Forum Awards 2018 and finding out more about how they operate and I wish all businesses in Bridgend County Borough the best of luck for the future.”

If you are interested in hosting a visit from the Mayor, please contact the Mayor’s Office by emailing

For more information on the Bridgend Business Forum awards, visit of follow the forum on Twitter @bridgendforum or on Facebook.