Talented tradespeople from across the North-east have been recognised at a glamorous awards bash.
Judges at this year's Trades Awards have a tough decision ahead of them after interviewing entrants.
Instant Neighbour has been chosen as this year's charity partner for the Trades Awards.
The deadline for entries to this year's Trades Awards has been extended.
Evening Express readers are being encouraged to send in their nominations for a prestigious trades awards scheme.