Event details

  • Date: 09 May 2014
  • Location: Royal Armouries, Leeds

We would love for you to join us at this year’s Yorkshire Women of Achievement Awards.

The event is taking place on Friday 9th May between 11.45am and 4.30pm at the New Dock Hall of the Royal Armouries in Leeds.

We will be recognising and celebrating the achievements of some of Yorkshire’s amazing women, while raising money for Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice.

The format

11.45am  – Drinks reception
12.30pm – Lunch
2pm – Awards
4.30pm – Close


Tickets to the event are available to companies and individual are priced at are £45 per person or tables of 10 are available for £400

Tickets includes your entrance to the awards, as well as the drinks reception and a three course lunch.

To secure your place at one of Yorkshire’s best-loved events, simply complete the form via 'Register for this event' buttons.    

If you have any questions, or would like to buy tickets via telephone, please get in touch - details below.


Help us recognise the inspirational woman in your life by nominating her in one of our five categories
  • Yorkshire Woman of Achievement in Business
  • Yorkshire Woman of Achievement in Education 
  • Young Achiever of the Year
  • Yorkshire Woman of Achievement in Sport
  • Jane Tomlinson Award for Courage

For more information, guidelines and to make your nomination click here

More Information

On this website you will also find information about last years winners as well as photos from the event itself, and find details of some of our sponsors and the fantastic people and organisations that help make the awards possible.
From all of us here at Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice, we look forward to celebrating with you.
Contact us

If you would like any more information on theYorkshire of Achievement Awards or the work of Sue Ryder please Georgina Abbott:

Call:  0113 2033 338
Email:  georgina.abbott@sueryder.org

Frequently asked questions

  • How will I receive a Sue Ryder vest?

    During the registration process you will be asked to give the vest size you require - if applicable to the event. Your vest will be posted to you directly using the address stated in your registration.

  • How can I get a training plan?

    You’ll find your personalised training plan in your welcome pack. If you didn’t receive one in your pack or you wish to change it, then just let the Events Team know.

  • Where can I find fundraising ideas?

    Our jam-packed fundraising guide can be found in both your welcome pack and also on our website. Our Events Team are also on hand with fundraising ideas and tips too, and you can get in contact with them by emailing events@sueryder.org or calling 0207 554 5958.

  • How can I pay in my fundraising?

    If you’ve set up an online fundraising page (e.g. Virgin Money Giving) then your fundraising will automatically come us. If you have any cheques, you can send them to the Events Team in the London Office. Just make sure you pop your name and event on the back. Alternatively, you can drop in your fundraising to any of our hospices.