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Engraving Service, Personalised Trophies and more!

If you’re looking for product engraving services then you’ve come to the right place! With our state-of-the-art engraving machines, we can engrave and personalise just about any surface on any product, including trophies, engraved gifts, tableware and even iPhones and musical instruments! We don’t just do personalised trophy engraving! The list of items we can personalise is endless, but some of the products we have engraved and printed on include jewellery, pewter, football trophies, sports medals, keyrings, stationery, iPhones, iPads, wallets, wedding gifts, wedding rings and much, much more. If we can’t personalise it, it’s not worth personalising!

Our engraving examples

  • Trophies & Medals

    We have an array of awards available from trophies to medals, cups to crystal awards and plaques. Each of our awards offer a free engraving option so you can personalise your trophy(s)!

  • Stationary

    Our premium engraving service enables you to personalise your belongings, including stationary. Whether you have a ruler or pen that you’d like engraving, get in touch & we’ll be sure to do the job.

  • Tankards / Pewter

    Tankards and pewter are popular award prizes in many sporting industries. At Aford Awards you can engrave your tankard or pewter to really make your awards evening a special occasion.

  • Plaques and Shields

    Plaques and shields are another popular award prize in sport and school events. Plaques and shields can easily be engraved and offer flexibility in terms of space.

  • Keyrings & Wallets

    Our premium engraving service also applies to keyrings & wallets. Feel a sense of pride in your belongings by having your initials or logo etched on your personal belongings.

  • Electronics

    It’s become more and more popular to have your electronic devices engraved, from your IPhone to your tablet or mac. We can add any sort of text and/or logo of your choice – simply get in touch with your request!

  • Jewellery

    We can engrave rings, lockets, bracelets and any other jewellery, creating the perfect personalised gift for your loved one.

  • Drinking Glasses

    Whether you need tumblers engraved or pint glasses, we have a wide range of drinking glasses that we can engrave with any text you like!

How it works

  • Submit your requirements
  • Get FREE quote and designs
  • Engraving and shipping
  • You receive awards and present


Our aim is to produce quality engraving that you and the recipient will be extremely proud of - just take a look at some of the testimonials below from some very happy clients!

“ Thank you so much for getting the cup engraved for me, it looks lovely, just how I wanted it done. Thanks once again, awards evening will be coming around again soon I am sure, I expect to be in touch in the new school year. ”


“ I would just like to thank you for the great awards I received today. They were delivered exactly when they said they would be, lovely quality and engraving looks good. ”



How do I send you my engraving text?

Depending on the number of items you order, you’ll either be asked to enter your engraving text when you add to your basket, or after purchase, we can email you a spreadsheet with a list of the items that you ordered. Simply fill in the engraving text for each one and email it back to us.

What can I engrave?

Our standard engraving service is free of charge with all of our trophies, medals, plaques and cups which are available from our online store. Our free standard engraving service is ideal if you’re looking to get a personalised trophy for your special occasion or awards ceremony. We also offer a premium engraving service, which is available for personal possessions and belongings. This option is also great for more bespoke trophy engraving. That means, if you have a wedding or engagement ring, an iPhone or an item of tableware for example, we can use our cutting-edge engraving equipment to engrave your personal belongings.

How much does it cost to get something engraved?

The majority of our products within our online store include our standard engraving service FREE of charge. What does this mean? This means you can receive an individual or selection of personalised trophies without having to pay the cost of engraving! The cost to use our premium engraving service is dependent on what you item you want engraving and what you would like to be engraved onto your personal belonging. To receive an approx. cost, you can always get into touch online, by calling 01622 738711 or submit a brief using the content form below.

What is the character limit for engraving on my trophy?

We can engrave around 60 characters on your trophy, possibly more depending on the design and flexibility of space for personalisation. If engraving is something that you want to use to its maximum potential, please add this to your design specification and we will take it into consideration when we contact you about your bespoke trophy. We can adapt your designs to include more space for engraving before we start the manufacturing process – find out more about our engraving service here.

What types of engraving can you do?

We have machines that can undertake many different types of personalisation.

We have machines that can:

  • Print on to metal
  • Print on to glass
  • Laser engrave on glass
  • Sandblast on glass
  • And of course, old fashioned inscription on metal.
How long does it take to engrave a trophy

We are able to add personalisation to your item as quickly as 24 hours in some cases. For batch engraving, or for multiple techniques to be used you should allow up to 10 working days for work to be completed.

Can you engrave logos onto trophies?

We can incorporate your logo onto your awards in different ways. We can add your logo on to an engraving plate or create an insert that can be attached to some awards. Laser engraving or colour printing your logo onto glass can also add that WOW factor!

Can you engrave our trophy every year?

We offer a perpetual engraving service to new and existing customers. You are welcome to bring your club or company’s annual award for engraving each year. We can even add extra shields/bases to some trophies to prolong the life of them. All we need is each item labelled with your winners name and we will let you know when it is complete.

Why choose us?

If you’re looking for trophy engraving or to have your own personal possession or gift engraved, then you have come to the right place! Here at Aford Awards we offer the best possible quality, designs and prices in the awards market.

We have experience working with clients and within the trophy supply industry for more than 30 years. We’re well known for supplying high quality medals, trophies and awards to range of sporting industries, corporate organisations and schools across the country. We are highly experienced and take care in everything we do – from working with you on the design process, to delicate engraving your trophy and even the delivery process! After years of delivering our products, we believe we have found the best courier service around to ensure that your trophy arrives to you in the same condition and at the same level of quality, as it is when it leaves our hands.

Experienced Personalised Trophy Engravers

At Aford Awards, we have been supplying a variety of medals, trophies, and plaques for over 30 years. Our experience in the award business has enabled us to build an established reputation as one of the leading suppliers in the UK. We are proud to offer quality products and an incomparable customer service. We always monitoring the prices of our products as well as our competitors to ensure you’re always getting the best value for your money.

Engraving and Personalisation Prices

To find out how much it will cost to have your item personalised please call us on 01622 738711 or send us an email. The price will depend on what item you would like to be engraved/personalised and what type of material the item is made from. Once we have that information we’ll be able to give you an approximate price over the phone or by email. Occasionally we may need to see the item before we are able to give you an accurate price for the engraving/personalisation.

Posting Items for Inspection to Engraving

If we need to see the item in question before we are able to provide a quote for our engraving services but you live too far away from our showroom or you are unable to travel for any reason, we can still personalise your item for you. Simply send the item by recorded delivery and we will send it back by our fully trackable and insured delivery service. We advise you to call us before sending any item to let us know what to expect and when to expect it.

A Personalised trophy for every occasion

At Aford Awards, we offer a wide variety of different personalised trophies, as well as medals and plaques for different achievements and occasions. Whether you’re looking to personalise a trophy for player of the year award, most improved or most positive player, for example, Aford Awards online trophy store has a variety of products to help you find what you’re looking for. We want your awards presentation or evening to be special as you do.

Whether you’re looking for a trophy, cup or medal we offer awards in crystal for a range of different achievements and occasions including corporate and school awards.

The best-personalised trophies at the best possible prices

Each of our personalised trophies is manufactured using the highest quality materials to ensure you’re proud to place your trophy at the centre of attention and it will continue to look great through the years. We also offer a price match scheme to ensure you’re getting the best value for money at all times. If you can show us the identical trophy somewhere else at a cheaper price, we won’t just match that price – we’ll beat it by 5%. For more information on our price match scheme, read our Price Promise page.

If you'd like your trophy engraved, get in contact with us today on 01622 738711 or send us an email

Contact us today

We are excited to work with you and create something truly special and personal for you to award the lucky recipients with. Simply use the contact form below to get in touch today or call 01622 738711 to speak to an experienced member of our team.

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