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Amplifying Creativity – The Rockhouse Backs Andover’s Arts Award at The Pride of Andover Awards

This year, The Pride of Andover Awards are delighted to have the support of The Rockhouse, a local music venue, as sponsors of the Arts Award category, honouring the crucial role of art in our community.

Nominations are now open and will close on August 31st, celebrating an individual or group who have made an inspiring mark in Music, Art, Dance, and Theatre, and left a positive impact in their local area.

Undy Hunt, from The Rockhouse shared of the award: ‘As the Rockhouse, we are deeply honoured to sponsor the Arts Award at The Pride of Andover Awards, supporting the arts is a testament to nurturing creativity and culture in our community. This partnership truly means the world to us.’

The Arts Award is brought to us by The Rockhouse to recognise these remarkable figures. The Pride of Andover Awards have been further boosted by the main sponsors, New Street Dental Care, and other local companies, all of whom share a strong commitment to the Andover community.

The categories and sponsors for the Pride of Andover Awards 2023 are:

Spirit of Andover Award – Overall Winner – New Street Dental Care

Young Person of the Year Award – Bear Behind

Sue Sheppard Award – The Commercial Centre

Sports Award – Acroud Media Ltd

Services Award – The DeeDee Trust

Mayor of Test Valley – Bulpitt Print

Inspiring Others Award – Andover Aesthetics Practitioners

Heart of Gold Award – Carpet Cleaning Lady

Fundraiser Award – Purple Oak Support

Community Champion Award – Ocado

Arts Award – The Rock House

Nominations for the Pride of Andover Awards 2023 will close at midnight on 31st August. Nominations are being accepted via the website:, visit the website to complete your nomination form for your unsung hero, do not forget to include as much information as possible in your submission.