Ben shows his worth with apprentice awardÂ

AN APPRENTICE at a marine textile manufacturer in Lee-on-the-Solent has been honoured for his work.Â

Thursday, 8th November 2018, 1:51 pm
Updated Friday, 9th November 2018, 7:24 am
Ben Sutton, from Tecsew, Paul Martin, the president of the British Marine Trade Association who sponsored the award

Ben Sutton, 21, from Gosport, who works for Tecsew, won the Non-technical Apprentice of the Year category at the British Marine Awards 2018, run by the British Marine Trade Association. He beat 73 other apprentices to the title.

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John Bland, managing director of Tecsew, said: '˜Ben has certainly showed his worth. We very much see Ben as having a great future with Tecsew and helping take Tecsew to new heights with his passion and dedication. A big well done from myself and all of us at Tecsew.' 

Ben said: '˜It feels nice to be recognised. I enjoy working for Tecsew, I'm definitely going to stay here for a long time.'