The 2012 Natural Stone Awards was a resounding success, with the magnificent Lord’s Cricket Ground once again playing host to this, the biggest event in the Federation’s calendar held on Friday 30th November 2012. The awards were extremely well attended with over 200 present for this bi-annual event. The event proceedings were once again compared by TV sports personality and stone enthusiast Jim Rosenthal with the National Lottery’s Alan Dedicoat as the voice of the event and Ground Force’s Tommy Walsh also on hand to congratulate the project teams.

Award winners and runners up wphpIXfrE32859ere presented with certificates by TV personality, Charlie Luxton. Hardscape’s Northern Sales Manager, Anthony Collins (pictured: middle) received the Sustainability in Landscape award on behalf of Hardscape for the multi award-winning project at Nelson Public Realm, Lancashire.