Thames Ditton independent shops and businesses have triumphed again, winning THREE categories in this year’s Elmbridge Independent Retailer of the Year Awards.

Thames Ditton High Street shops and businesses scooped THREE of the Awards with:


Paull’s Fruit & Veg winning Best Deli or Grocer for the SEVENTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR,

an incredible achievement


CycleLink winning Best Green Business for the SECOND YEAR RUNNING, CycleLink also won Best Speciality Retailer in 2019 and 2018


Café Noir situated on Platform One, Thames Ditton Station and also at Thames Ditton Tennis Club, winning the 2020 HIGH STREET HERO OF THE YEAR AWARD. Café Noir also won Best Restaurant or Café in 2019, 2018 and 2017.


Cllr Tricia W. Bland, founder of the Thames Ditton High Street Retailers’ Association says “we are thrilled that our Thames Ditton shops and businesses continue to be recognised for their fantastic goods and services by the people that matter - the local residents who vote for them. Winning THREE categories in this year’s 2020 Elmbridge Independent Retailer of the Year Awads, is proof of excellence of our wonderful High Street and, also the very special service that visitors receive at Thames Ditton Station and Thames Ditton Lawn Tennis Club. The fact that Thames Ditton’s independent shops and businesses consistently outperform every other village and town in Elmbridge is stupendous.”



Left to right:

Connor, Katie, Jason Paull of Paulls Fruit & Veg; Tricia W. Bland, Cllr Thames Ditton; Andrew Manning, CycleLink; Alaa Habbooby, Cafe Noir; Alex Grout and Carina Manning, Cyclelink.



For further information contact Tricia W. Bland