As part of Independents’ Month, 9 local Independent Businesses kindly donated prizes to create the Big InAndover Independents Giveaway. To win local people were asked to nominate their favourite independent business in Andover’s Town Centre.

The promotion and competition was the culmination of a month of activities throughout July to showcase and promote the many independent businesses in Andover town centre.


Local Business giving prizes as part of the The Big InAndover Independent giveaway included:-

Alex McGarry – some beautifully illustrated notebooks

Canto Gelato – £20 voucher

David Mellor Family Jewellers – £30 voucher

Just Teasin Hair DesignCut and blow dry

The Geek Emporium – puzzles, plushies and toys

The Record Box – £20 voucher

The SP Bar – £100 voucher

The Travelling CupcakeTreat box with sausage rolls, cheese straws, brownies, rocky roads and more

The White Hart Pub – £20 voucher


Lucky winner Kim Belbin chose Totcity, who are located in the Chantry Centre.  Kim was presented with the prizes by business owner Leon Li at Totcity and he also threw in a couple of vouchers for Kim to attend Totcity with her children.

Thanks to all of the businesses who were involved in this prize giveaway.


We hope you enjoy your prizes Kim!