North East shines at national tourism industry awards

Three exceptional North East tourism businesses represented the region at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2020 last night, where they took home a host of awards and secured their position as some of the finest examples of tourism businesses in the country. The annual awards event highlights the best of the country’s tourism industry and […]

Exceptional North East businesses shortlisted in tourism industry’s national awards

Three outstanding North East tourism businesses have been shortlisted in the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2020, an event that champions the very best of the country’s tourism industry and celebrates quality, innovation and best practice. Seahouses bed and breakfast, St Cuthbert’s House, Northumbrian and Scandinavian fusion restaurant, Hjem, and luxury spa hotel, Seaham Hall will […]

Winners of the North East England Tourism Awards announced

Businesses across the North East were revealed as winners of this year’s North East England Tourism Awards at a virtual event today (Thursday 23 April 2020). The quality and diversity of the tourism industry were celebrated as the region comes together to support the industry in these challenging times. During the online event, judges for […]

North East success at Visit England Tourism Awards

The North East enjoyed a successful night at the prestigious Visit England Awards for Excellence with six organisations taking home awards. The awards celebrate businesses and individuals that continuously raise the bar of England’s tourism offer. Among the winners were Sage Gateshead and Northumberland’s Laverock Law Cottages who won Gold in the Business Tourism and […]

2020 shortlist announced for new look North East Tourism Awards

Businesses from across the region are celebrating after being shortlisted for the revamped North East England Tourism Awards 2020. Nearly 150 applications were received for the North East England Tourism Awards and businesses completed new application forms and underwent a different judging system with a greater focus on experiencing the North East tourism industry first-hand. […]

Revamped North East England Tourism Awards for 2020

Tourism businesses in the North East are being encouraged to enter the new-look North East England Tourism Awards as applications open today (Thursday 6 June). The North East England Tourism Awards celebrate quality, innovation and best practice throughout the region, highlighting the North East’s exciting visitor offering. The format of the Awards has been tweaked […]

North East tourism stars celebrated at record-breaking awards

Leading tourism businesses from across the North East were celebrating last night as winners of the North East England Tourism Awards were announced. BBC Radio Newcastle breakfast show presenter Alfie Joey hosted the awards and entertained guests throughout the evening at Newcastle Civic Centre. After a record year for the awards, with nearly 150 applications, […]

Shortlist announced for North East England Tourism Awards 2018

Businesses from across the region are celebrating after being shortlisted for the North East England Tourism Awards, following a record year for entries. Application numbers for the awards were up 25 per cent from last year to nearly 150 and new entries made up a significant proportion of these. Overall, 57 applications made the shortlist […]

North East success at Visit England Tourism Awards

The North East enjoyed a successful night at the prestigious Visit England Awards for Excellence with six organisations taking home awards. The awards celebrate businesses and individuals that continuously raise the bar of England’s tourism offer. Among the winners were Sage Gateshead and Northumberland’s Laverock Law Cottages who won Gold in the Business Tourism and […]

North East tourism superstars celebrated at awards

Tourism businesses from across the North East were celebrated last night as the winners of the North East England Tourism Awards were announced at a ceremony held at The Boiler Shop in partnership with Crowne Plaza Newcastle in the Stephenson Quarter. BBC Radio Newcastle breakfast show presenter Alfie Joey hosted the awards and entertained guests […]