Church Minshull was nominated for this years Best Village Award in BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2019 and made it through to the final.
A panel of six judges whittled down the nominations from across the UK to six finalists and the country voted in true X factor style for their favourite.
And the winners were – dramatic pause -
1st Bembridge, Isle of Wight
2nd Ingleton, North Yorkshire
3rd Cartmel, Cumbria
Well done to them. Full details of all the winners in all categories can be found here