The Owlies 2017 - Award Winners


The Owlie awards are held once every year to recognise people within the LGBT community who have made outstanding contributions in their area. This years winners are: 


Best Volunteer - Rob Wilson

Best Manager – Dale Webster (Tunnel Leeds)

Lifetime Achievement Award – Tom Doyle

Best Organisation Worker – Patrick Hands

Best DJ – Mamma Coil

Best Venue Worker – James McCloy

Best Media – Facebook

Best Night – GAYmes @ Viaduct Showbar

Best Doorman – Matty Hillier @ Viaduct Showbar

Best Social Group – Leeds First Friday

Best Organisation – Yorkshire MESMAC

Best Drag Queen – Gisele

Best Venue – Viaduct Showbar

Hero of the Scene Darrel Hirst Award - Liaqat Ali

Lifetime Achievement Award – Tracy Farrar