VisitEngland Awards finalists

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Two Cornish facilities have been named among the finalists for this year’s VisitEngland Awards for Excellence.

The 48 finalists, announced today (Apr 27) following a rigorous judging process by handpicked tourism industry experts, now go on to compete in 16 core categories at the national awards, which will be presented at Warner Bros Studio Tour London on June 7.

Among the hopefuls are Hendra Holiday Park in the Camping, Glamping and Holiday Park of the Year category and PK Porthcurno, which will be hoping to win the Small Visitor Attraction category.

VisitEngland director Andrew Stokes said: “This impressive list of finalists demonstrates the innovation and excellence thriving across England’s tourism industry.

“The quality and number of applications also highlights the outstanding range of products and experiences on offer for both domestic and international visitors. We wish the finalists the very best of luck.”

In addition to the 16 core categories, four special awards are also being presented this year including an ‘Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Award,’ a ‘Travel Content Award’, a ‘Tourism Superstar Award’ and a ‘TXGB Trailblazer’ Award.

For a full list of finalists, click here.