The regional awards recipients of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award are being honoured in a series of banquets this week. Co-sponsored by Coutts & Co, the London Stock Exchange and The Times, these prestige awards seek to celebrate the artistry of exceptional entrepreneurs. The Scotland Banquet was held at the Glasgow Hilton on Thursday, while also in the north the North Region Banquet was held at Leeds Town Hall on Tuesday. The South Region Banquet is due to be held at the Radisson Edwardian Heathrow on Monday, the Central Region Banquet at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole on Thursday, and the London Banquet at the Hilton Park Lane on Tuesday 5th July. All regional category award recipients go forward to the National Final which will be held on 3rd October 2005 in London's Grosvenor House Hotel.