Each year LMC celebrates the success of employers and apprentices at the annual Apprentice Awards.
The 2017 Awards ceremony took place on 28 June - read full story here
Nominations for 2018 will open later this year.
Previous years' winners
Best Team Player - Kate Wells, Business Administration, Trust Medical Ambulance Service
Most Improved Apprentice - Rustom English, IT, Sortware, Web & Telecoms Professional, Net Development Ltd
Most Dedicated Apprentice - Claudia Lourie, Hairdressing, D FR Studio
Best Business Contribution - Darcie Whitehead, Business Administration, OEP Building Services
Employer of the Year - Trust Medical Ambulance Service, Natalie Lisgo
Apprentice of the Year - Rustom English
Best Team Player - Joel Beal, Business Administration, Carnforth North Road Primary School
Most Improved Apprentice - Harry Jackson, Supporting PE and School Sport, Chorley Council
Most Dedicated Apprentice - Ashton Braithwaite, Customer Service, Philip Jones Opticians
Assessors' Award - Caitlin Lambert, Business Administration, NWPALS
Best New Employer - The REACH Centre
Employer of the Year - Connect 2 Cleanrooms Ltd
Apprentice of the Year - Ashton Braithwaite
Best Team Player - Angela Marra, Team Leading, Ellel Ministries
Most Improved Apprentice - Sara Panczel, Hospitality supervision, Ellel Ministries
Most Dedicated Apprentice - Jamie-Lee Butterworth, IT Application Specialist, Accessplanit
Employer of the Year - Anne Jones and Alex Brodie, Hawkshead Brewery
Apprentice of the Year - Jamie-Lee Butterworth
Best Team Player – Ian Long, Professional Cookery, Holgates Caravan Park
Most Improved Apprentice – Connor Wilson, Plumbing, Technical Home Services
Most Dedicated Apprentice – Amy Stanley, Business Admin, FGH Security
Most Innovative Apprentice – Jessica Holbrook, Business Admin, South Lakeland District Council
Employer of the Year – Tony Butterfield, The Joinery Shop
Apprentice of the Year – Jessica Holbrook, South Lakeland District Council
Best Team Player – Dawn Pearson, Professional Cookery, Lancaster University.
Most Improved Apprentice – Lauren Quayle, Hairdressing, Heaton Hair.
Most Dedicated Apprentice – Charlotte Musgreave, Hairdressing, Salon TK
Most Innovative Apprentice – Lauren Hevyside, Business Admin, Chem-Dry Independent.
Employer of the Year – Wyreside Lakes and Fisheries, Sally Hughes
Apprentice of the Year – Emma Browne, Harvey House, Business Admin
Most Improved Apprentice - Lee Adams, Lancaster University
Most Innovative Apprentice - Georgia McDevitt, Goody Good Stuff
Most Dedicated Apprentice - Lisa O'Kane, Travis Perkins
Best Team Player - Tracey Mulligan, The Midland Hotel
Apprentice of the Year - Scott Fairweather, The Punchbowl Inn