Keighley and Ilkley MP Robbie Moore has launched his 2023 Small Business Awards following the success of last year’s competition, which saw over 4,000 votes cast.

The local MP is inviting residents to nominate and vote for their favourite small business across Keighley, Ilkley, Craven and the Worth Valley by visiting to take part.

The competition will award four businesses the accolade of Best Small Business for the areas of Keighley, Ilkley, the Worth Valley and Craven, before an overall winner is also announced.

The deadline for nominations is Friday, December 8.

Robbie Moore MP said: “Our brilliant small independent businesses are the backbone of our local economy and it’s so important that we promote, celebrate and support them as much as we can in the run up to Small Business Saturday and the Christmas period.

I’m delighted to be launching this year’s awards after the huge success of last year, where the support shown for small businesses across our area was absolutely incredible.

"If you have a favourite local small business that you believe deserves recognition, I encourage you to participate in the competition by nominating them at

"I wish everyone good luck!”