Warrington-based joinery firm Abbott-Wade scooped the highest award at the prestigious National Family Business Awards at Wembley Stadium.
It was the 10th year the awards had been made and as usual they attracted entries from businesses of various sizes from all over the UK.
It was the third time Burtonwood based Abbott Wade had been finalists at the awards having previously picked up the North West regional awards for both customer service and the best small business.
Abbott-Wade were nominated in the coveted luxury brand category beating Britains oldest family-run jeweller to the top spot, an 8th generation family owned firm established almost 260 years ago.
Members of the Abbott-Wade families took to the stage to accept their award and to thank the hundreds of representatives in attendance before being whisked away for a champagne reception.