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British Sign Awards 2020

The original UK Sign Industry Awards return for 2020

The Best of British Signmaking

The winners of the 2019 British Sign Awards were unveiled at a gala event on 14th November. A total of 15 awards were presented in addition to the coveted Sign of the Year

The winners are announced

The winners of the 2020 British Sign Awards will be announced every day at 11am, 2pm and 4pm this week. You can also see the results on twitter and facebook

The COVID-19 Extra Mile Award

Wide Format Project of the Year

Wayfinding Scheme of the Year

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The British Sign Awards are designed to recognise and reward outstanding work completed by UK-based sign makers.
The Awards are independent of any membership organisation and are free to enter for all UK based businesses.

Give your business a post-cornoavirus boost, enter your best work for the 2020 awards.

First established in 2002, the awards have become a beacon for the best in British Signmaking, providing a unique showcase for the creative talent, technological skills, engineering abilities and craftsmanship that continue to make sign making in the UK the envy of the world.

This year, because of the coronavirus crisis, the awards will be conducted online (click here for full statement from the organisers)

Supporting the 2020 British Sign Awards

British Sign Awards to go Online this year because of Covid 19

In light of the emergency created by the coronavirus pandemic the decision has been taken to cancel the British Sign Awards 2020 Gala presentation event which was to have taken place at the Athena in Leicester on Thursday, November 12th.  Instead the awards will take...

A Brief History of the British Sign Awards

A Brief History of the British Sign AwardsSign Industry Awards winners brochuresThe ‘Oscars’of the UK sign industry have a history dating back to the 1990s, and for the past 20 years Ray Hirst has been the primary organiser of what are now firmly established as the...


It’s now six years since the British Sign Awards were launched as a joint venture with what was then the BSGA (British Sign and Graphics) but which has since become ISA-UK. Ray Hirst, who created the awards with his wife Val, long-time editor of Signs and Sign...

A Triumph of Trophies

The winners of this year’s awards received the best trophies ever, thanks to the efforts of Corby-based Trade Etching Direct (TED).