now>press>play wins Shell LiveWire Award

We’re thrilled to announce that our co-founder Alice Lacey has been awarded £1,000 by Shell LiveWIRE’s Grand Ideas Awards programme. The award will go towards developing our brand new website and helping us reach even more schools.

Shell LiveWIRE (, the UK’s biggest online community of young entrepreneurs aged 16-30, has been offering free business start-up advice and funding for 30 years. The programme currently offers monthly £1,000 Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards to businesses less than 12 months old. To find out more visit

Our application was selected by a panel of judges and a public vote to be a Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award winner and worthy of £1,000 funding. The Shell LiveWIRE Grand Idea awards are designed to give aspiring young entrepreneurs a no strings-attached financial boost of £1,000 to help them get their business ideas off the ground.

Thanks so much to everyone who voted for us!