2023 – Sam Hall – Huddersfield Centre of Excellence – Silver Medal

Winner of the Lord Barnby Award for most talented apprentice in West Riding Textile industry

2022Shaughna McDonnell – Huddersfield Centre of Excellence – Silver Medal

Most talented apprentice in the West Riding Textile industry

2021Harry Sparrow – Huddersfield Centre of Excellence – Silver Medal

Apprentice at Camira Fabrics

Winner of the Lord Barnby Award for the most promising young person working in the wool textile industry in West Yorkshire

2020Antonea Aedy – Huddersfield Centre of Excellence – Silver Medal

The most outstanding apprentice in 2020 recognised for her hard work, dedication and enthusiasm and awarded this year to Antonea as the most promising young apprentice working in the West Yorkshire Wool Industry.

Antonea works at Dormeuil Manufacturing ensuring that quality and continuity remains constant and to the highest standards displaying a strong attitude to learning, development and work ethic.

2019 – Jessica Fraser – Huddersfield Centre of Excellence – Silver Medal

Jessica works at Joshua Ellis & Co Ltd and is enrolled on the Advanced Apprenticeship in Textile Manufacturing

2018Seth Hargreaves – Silver Medal – Of Abraham Moon & Sons Ltd

The most outstanding apprentice in 2018 recognised for his hard work, dedication and enthusiasm. Seth wins this year’s Lord Barnby Award as the most promising young person working in the West Yorkshire Wool Industry

2017 – Oliver Clegg – Huddersfield Centre of Excellence – Silver Medal – The most promising young person under 24 in the West Riding of Yorkshire wool textiles area.

2016

Carla Norfolk

2015

Adam Lightowlers

2014

Christopher Dove