The Travel Media Awards were established in 2015 to celebrate editorial quality and excellence. The 20 categories include Consumer Writer of the Year, National Broadsheet Newspaper Section and Broadcast Programme of the Year. Winners of the 2019 Travel Media Awards will be announced during an event at The Landmark London. A cocktail reception is planned at the luxury hotel in the Marylebone district before the awards ceremony gets underway at 7.15pm on 21 October.
“It’s very traditional. It comes from a British music hall tradition. The biggest and most important member of the cast is the audience. It’s quite a Victorian thing. It’s full of double entrendre. The kids don’t get the slightly naughty stuff, and the mams and dads do, so there’s something for everybody. There’s a language that everyone in Britain understands when they come to a pantomime,” said Connor Byrne, who plays Baron Hardup in Cinderella, about pantomimes.
The annual Remembrance Day parade and wreath laying at Sunderland Cenotaph counts as one of the United Kingdom’s largest such ceremonies outside of London. In 2018, as part of an art event to commemorate a century since the end of World War One, Sunderland’s Roker Beach was one a venue for Pages of the Sea. Created...
"The Awards represent excellence in writing and a passion and interest in Holland. The Awards are held annually to showcase the best articles written in the previous year and are a way for us (NBTC) to thank the writers that have shown a flair for writing about Holland in a positive and encouraging way. We look for articles that would encourage a visitor to go to Holland, that inform the reader with sound knowledge, tips, ideas and personal anecdotes or insights,"commented Simone Sagi, PR Manager UK and Ireland for the Netherlands Board of Tourism and Conventions.
The Travel Media Awards were presented at an event in the five-star ME London hotel. Prior to the awards ceremony finalists were invited into the hotel’s penthouse suite for canapes and drinks with views along The Strand and over neighbouring rooftops.