Lancashire Times
Weekend Edition
8:00 AM 18th December 2019

Christmas Spotlight: Molly Horrocks From Smith Brothers Contracting Ltd

Molly Horrocks
Molly Horrocks
Year after year, our festive spotlights prove very popular on our business pages. So, our advent calendar of business people is once again back for 2019! For every day of December, we’ll be putting a notable name from the region through their paces, with 12 quickfire ‘one word’ questions…

Next up, it’s Molly Horrocks, Administrator from Smith Brothers Contracting Ltd.

Sum up 2019 for your business, in one word?


And a word that summarises how you expect 2020 to pan out?


What’s the one word from this year you’re sick of hearing?

I can’t.

And the one you hope to hear more of in the 12 months ahead?


Which fellow Yorkshire business has impressed you this year?

Sewtec Automation Ltd.

If you could have one present for Christmas what would it be?

A holiday to somewhere hot!

What’s the best Christmas gift you’ve ever bought for someone else?

A football stadium tour for my brother.

What do you think is the most under-rated thing on your Christmas dinner plate?

Bread Sauce.

How many people will be around your table on Christmas day?


And which word would you use to sum up the ambience?


Your favourite Christmas tipple?

Hot chocolate.

And a message to your friends, family, colleagues and peers as they welcome in 2020?

Hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and a very happy New Year.