Do you want to be known in your local area as ‘Age-friendly’ and be recognised for providing an excellent service and environment for older customers? Or do you use a local business that provides outstanding service and want to let others know?

The free TED Age-friendly Business Award gives customers the confidence to know that businesses meet a range of criteria, from a clutter free environment to excellent customer service.

To register or nominate a business for assessment contact the TED Age-friendly Business Officer, Elaine Croker or Jane Adams:

Phone: 01529 301970

Email: or

How The Age-friendly Business Award Works

  1. A business or customer recommends the business to apply for the free Age-friendly Business Award. Register or nominate a business by contacting the TED Age-friendly Business Officer, Phone: 01529 301970 or Email: or
  2. The TED Age-friendly Business Officer will contact the business, once the nomination has been received, to discuss the criteria for achieving the free Award.
  3. A meeting will be booked for the TED Age-friendly Business Officer to visit the business and undertake an assessment with the Business owner/manager.
  4. Upon completion of the assessment all evidence will be submitted to the TED Programme Manager for an objective assessment.
  5. The TED Age-friendly Business Officer will inform the business of the result and any feedback.
  6. Successful Businesses will be presented with a TED Age-friendly Business Award certificate and window sticker which will be displayed for customers to see.

The Award Criteria include:

  • Respect and Inclusion
  • Customer Comfort
  • Clear Marketing and Communications
  • Accessibility

Benefits Of Being Involved

By participating in our free ‘Age-friendly’ Business accreditation you can stand out in your area and let your local community know that you value older people and want to help foster a positive view of ageing.

Congratulations go to the Businesses below who have been successful in achieving our Age-friendly Business Award:


Woodthorpe Garden Centre

Carers First

Hunts Coaches

Grange Farm Park

Wilkin Chapman

Railway Tavern

Railway Tavern Cottages

Lovelle Estate Agency

Tinn Criddle

Woodthorpe Garden Centre


Walled Gardens


Plough Inn

Chapel St Leonards

Chapel Garden Centre



Donington on Bain

Post and Pantry

East Lindsey

Lincs Digital

Utlilty Warehouse

SO Festival 2018


Horncastle Garden Centre

R Wisby Butchers

School House Coffee Bar

Horncastle Leisure Centre

Horncastle Hobby House

Graces Boutique

Pop Inn Café

Greetham Retreat

Dance 10 (dance school)

F H Manning Financial Services Ltd

Lincs It Taining

Rachels Cafe

Poachers Hideaway


Farmer Browns

Farmer Brown's Ice Cream Parlour


Seacroft Mobility



Meridian Leisure Centre

CAB Louth

London Road Magna Vitae

Toadstool Café

PC Coaches

The Greyhound Inn

B&G Solicitors

The Crispy Biscuit

Crofts Estate Agents


The Green Cottage Tea Room

Greggs Louth


Ians @ 46a


The Coffee Pot

The Blitz Tea Room

Busy Bees Café

Seacroft Mobility

Barclays Bank PLC

Greggs Mablethorpe


Marshchapel Store & Post Office


M & Co

Rufford Hotel

Central Café


Lincolnshire ShootingCentre

Wheelers Rest

Farrahs Baby Boutiqe




Max Spielmann

CAB Skegness

So Festival 2019

Skegness Pool & Fitness Centre

Hildreds Centre

Beauty Box

Skegness Job Centre

Skegness Embassy Theatre

Café Magna

Rainbow Dreaming

Skegness Day Centre

Celfone Ltd T/as O2

Seacroft Mobility Ltd

Nick Markham Travel

CoOp Roman Bank Skegness

Hodgkinsons Sols

Barclays Bank PLC

Nationwide Skegness

Chuckling Cheese Co

Rufford Hotel

Central Café, Barrett Court

Greggs Skegness



Franklin Hall

G&S Oliver

Northcote Shire Horse Centre


Franklin Hall

G&S Oliver Garage

Woodhall Spa

Broadway, Woodhall Spa


R Wisby Butchers

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