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England’s finest are the chosen Trophy Maker for 59club’s Excellence Award Ceremony

The 59club Awards Ceremony has always been highly prized, and now with confirmation that the expert team of silversmiths at Thomas Lyte are the official Trophy Maker adds further splendour to the night.

Hosted by BBC News presenter Dan Walker, the 7th annual awards ceremony take place at The Belfry and recognises ‘Sales & Service Excellence’ within the golf and leisure industries.

Renowned as one of the world’s greatest trophy makers, the craftsmen at Thomas Lyte have been responsible for the making of many of the worlds iconic sporting trophies including The FA Cup, The RBS 6 Nations, The ATP No1 and World Finals trophies. Furthermore, over the years the team have restored many historic sporting trophies including The Webb Ellis Trophy, The Davis Cup and The Ryder Cup. The 2017 59club awards ceremony will see awards and trophies from Thomas Lyte presented to individuals, teams, management & venues in recognition of their performance during 2016 across all business elements.

Simon Wordsworth CEO at 59club commented “It is an honour to be presenting awards and trophies created by the same craftsmen responsible for so many of the world’s iconic sporting trophies.  Working with Thomas Lyte, as Royal Warrant holders and Goldsmiths and Silversmiths to the Queen, is certainly something we are proud to boast about. These trophies complete the night and are perfectly matched to the world class standards associated with the people and golf courses receiving the awards on Monday night. Winners, all who have worked extremely hard within the parameters of 59club criteria to achieve excellence.”

GOLF RETAILING magazine are pleased to be sponsoring one of the awards at the event For more information and to view the full list of award nominations visit