MANUFACTURER PC Henderson has been awarded exporter of the year at the British Chambers of Commerce awards in London.

Trevor Cossins, managing director of the Bowburn firm said: “Winning this award is an amazing achievement. It is something I never imagined achieving in my life. It is fantastic not for myself but for my whole team. Everyone who works for our company is a star in their own right.”

PC Henderson has a history of manufacturing going back more than 90 years and employs more than 80 people at the Bowburn factory. The company is a world leader in the design and manufacture of sliding and folding door hardware for domestic and business applications.