Awards

2015: In July 2015, Tebay and Gloucester Services were awarded with the Samworth Brothers Rural Action Award at the prestigious Business in the Community's Responsible Business awards. The two services were praised for their 'brave and revolutionary' approach to business in the community. 

2015: In May 2015, Tebay Services received the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence. The award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding reviews on TripAdvisor.

2015: In March 2015, Tebay Services North and Southbound were awarded a five-star rating by VisitEngland's Motorway Service Area Quality Scheme. Two of only seven in the country to receive the accolade.

2014: In November 2014, Sarah Dunning received the Investec Food and Drink awards, Best Retail Entrepreneur (turnover over £20m) of the Year award.

2014: In January 2014, Sarah Dunning is recognised in the New Year's Honours list with an OBE

2013: At the annual 'Cumbria Life Food and Drink Awards', Sarah Dunning and the Tebay Services Farmshop team were presented with A Judges Special Award recognising 'Outstanding Contribution to Cumbrian Food & Drink'.

2013: In recognition of farm diversification and their commitment to countryside stewardship, the Dunning family receives The Royal Agricultural Society of England (RASE's 'Excellence in Practical Farming and Business Award'.

2013: The Caravan Park is dedicated to lessening its impact on the surrounding environment. So much so that its efforts have been recognised every year since 2006 by being awarded the 'David Bellamy Gold Conservation Award' no less than seven times!

2009: Tebay Services win the 2009 'Grand Prix of Gastronomy' awarded annually by the late Egon Ronay to a person or a business who has made an outstanding contributions to the improvement of UK food. Previous winners include the Roux Brothers, Somerset Cheddar and HRH The Prince of Wales.

2009: Sarah Dunning is named 'Family Business Director of the Year' at the annual Institute of Directors Awards.

2006: Tebay Services are crowned Breakfast Champions of the North West for commitment to using local produce.

2006: Which? Holiday Magazine voted Tebay Services the Best Motorway Services in Britain.

2004: The Farmshops win the BBC Radio 4 Listeners Food and Farming awards for 'Britain's Best Local Retailer'.