Richmond dance school scoops award for second time

Louise and Hazel Richmond collect their award.

The Rhythm and Shoes Dance Academy in Richmond is celebrating after winning The Prestige Award for Dance School of The Year (Yorkshire) 2023/24 for a second year.

Owners hazel and Louise Richmond say they are “absolutely delighted” to have retained their title.

The academy won the award for their commitment to their students and families, for the support they give the local community, for their high quality teaching and their excellent exam results.

The owners said: “We are an incredibly popular dance academy and already have a very busy year planned for our students with lots of shows, performances, exams and much more.

“We are currently enrolling, but please don’t delay in contacting us as we are very popular and any places that arise are quickly snapped up.”

The presentation morning took place at the Hazlewood Castle Hotel in Tadcaster just before Christmas.