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Forget ‘The Apprentice’ – Young Enterprise In Herefordshire And Worcestershire Has Business Talent

Worcestershire County Council hosted the final round of the ‘The Young Enterprise Company of the Year’ award for Herefordshire and Worcestershire on May 8.

The 9 finalists were drawn from across the two counties and produced products ranging from bespoke storm lanterns to jewellery made from recycled bank notes.

The competition was extremely tough, and the standard very high. Participants were judged on their presentations, interview skills, product, company report and sustainability. ‘Wigwam’ from The Kings School, Worcester won the ‘Best Company’ prize sponsored by the County Council, with Hash Tag Reco from North Bromsgrove High School in second place.

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