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Pride of Andover Awards is excited to announce the return of Luis Wyatt as compere for 2023.

With great enthusiasm, the Pride of Andover Awards ceremony for 2023, supported by New Street Dental Care and held at The Lights in Andover on Tuesday 24th October 2023, is pleased to announce that Luis Wyatt, a well-known local presenter in the community, will serve as the compere for this event.

Luis Wyatt shared, “It’s an absolute pleasure to be compering the iconic Pride of Andover awards for a second year. Last year’s ceremony was a very special night, and I can’t wait to meet some more of Andover’s inspirational people’’.

The Pride of Andover Awards shines a spotlight on the town’s unsung heroes, commending the inspiring and selfless acts of Andover’s most generous individuals. This encourages a sense of pride in our exceptional Hampshire town.

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

On 1st July, nominations for the Pride of Andover Awards 2023 will commence and will remain open until midnight on the 31st August. These awards are set to recognise and reward the unsung heroes of the Andover town. Individuals who dedicate their time and effort into making a difference to the lives of others, yet they often do not get the recognition they deserve. To find out more details about the sponsors and awards categories of this year, visit