Yorkshire Times
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1:00 AM 20th December 2023

Christmas Spotlight: Emma White

Yet again for 2023, we’re bringing back our popular festive spotlight — featuring regional businesspeople from across the north. On each day of Advent, we’ll be quizzing a notable name with 10 quickfire questions, covering the past year and their plans for the festive season. And they’re only allowed one word answers…

Next up, it’s Emma White, Designer Goldsmith and Jewellery School Owner from The Emma White Jewellery Studio at Sunny Bank Mills in Farsley, West Yorkshire ...

1. Looking back at 2023, what word would you use to sum it all up, for your business?


2. And what word describes how you’d like to see 2024 begin?


3. What’s the one word from this year that you’ve heard the most?


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


5. Which fellow regional business has most impressed you this year?

Sunny Bank Mills.

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

Theatre tickets.

7. And the worst one you’ve ever received?

Scales (6 months after having a baby)

8. What’s your favourite thing that will be on your Christmas dinner plate?


9. Describe the festive season in one word.


10. What message do you have for your friends, family, colleagues and peers as they welcome in 2024? (you can have more than one word for this one!).

Whatever it is you love doing, do it more, life is short.