In this report

In their 50th year, the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise — the UK’s highest official accolades for business success — remain as relevant as ever

A boost to business, by royal appointment

Anniversary awards aim to drive growth and innovation and promote British exports

Queen’s Awards for Enterprise: winners

Full list of the companies and individuals

Half a century of honouring business success

Launched in 1965, these accolades remain relevant

Hallmarq is building on its equine business with scanners for pets

Animal magnetism wins a double plaudit

Veterinary MRI scanners win innovation award

Tracy Farmery crafting buttonholes at Mackintosh’s factory in Cumbernauld near Glasgow
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A watertight case for an export award

Mackintosh takes the luxury market by storm

Swedish policeman

Sepura tunes into a changing market

Digital personal radios in demand around the world

Lopa Patel

Angels and incubators are rewarded

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion winners

Companies that take the long view

Meet the Sustainable Development award recipients

Jaguar Land Rover installs UK's largest rooftop solar panel array at its engine manufacturing centre

Queen’s green award for Jaguar Land Rover

Carmaker wins award for sustainable deveopment

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Technical flair finds success in niche markets

Winners of innovation awards span specialisms from marine engineering to measuring speeding objects

Innovation delivers parcel company award

Responsive service reduces inconvenience