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The Adventure Service
Success stories

Over the ten plus years of existence, The Adventure Service has been successful in winning a number of prestigious awards.  Whilst all of these are very humbling, they are also key in helping us to know that we are heading in the right direction for our Staff, Adventurers and the Service as a whole.


BizX Awards

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The BizX Awards evening held in London on the 20th April 2023, was about appreciation, acknowledgement and business owners coming together to recognise and celebrate success.


This coveted event was hosted by Brad Sugars, founder of the world’s No.1 business coaching firm, ActionCOACH and Gabby Logan, a former international gymnast, and broadcaster.  

The Adventure Service Ltd was delighted to be nominated as finalists in the Best Community Impact category.

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East Midlands Chamber

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In 2019, the East Midlands Chamber hosted the Enterprising Women Awards.

To win, nominees must demonstrate that they have fast-growth businesses, mentor or actively support other women and girls, and stand out as leaders in their communities.

The Adventure Service Ltd co-owner, Helen Harris-Ellis, won the prestigious 'Small Business of the Year' award!

Mansfield and Ashfield Business Awards

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The Adventure Service's commitment to our employees and especially apprentices was rewarded in 2019 when Luan Windley won the Apprentice of the Year Award hosted by the Mansfield and Ashfield 2020 judging panel.


Nottinghamshire Business Awards


In 2018, we were invited to the Nottinghamshire Business Awards hosted by the East Midlands Chamber. Employee, Lauren Ingram won the Apprentice of the Year Award.

Institute for Outdoor Learning

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Also in 2018, we were amazed to learn that The Adventure Service was also nominated for, and won, the Workforce Development Awards via the Celebrating Outdoor Learning Awards - hosted by the Institute for Outdoor Learning.


The Adventure Service is equally proud to announce that we were also finalists in tightly fought categories for:

East Midlands Chamber - Nottinghamshire Business Awards 2019
Small Business of the Year  - The Adventure Service

East Midlands Chamber - Nottinghamshire Business Awards 2019
Apprentice of the Year - Lauren Ingram and Luan Windley

East Midlands Chamber - Nottinghamshire Business Awards 2019
Business Venue of the Year - Bushcraft Site

Institute of Outdoor Learning - Celebrating Outdoor Learning Awards 2019
Workforce Engagement Award  - The Adventure Service


Greenwood Community Award


Our very first award back in 2013, saw The Adventure Service win the Young Team Award.

This accolade is presented  to community groups for outstanding contribution towards improving the environment. 

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