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Tourism Awards


AWARD NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN


Enjoy Staffordshire 2018 tourism awards logoThe race to become Staffordshire's best tourism business is now on!

Our annual tourism awards event gives us the chance to celebrate Staffordshire’s best tourism businesses and their contribution to the growth of our tourism sector.

The 2018 Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism Awards, supported by Pear Communications will be held on 22nd November 2018 in the fabulous surroundings of the National Memorial Arboretum.   

There are 13 Awards with 12 categories going forward to represent Staffordshire at the national VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2019.  There are 4 special awards 2 from the Taste of Staffordshire Awards which also go up to represent Staffordshire and 2 Special Judges awards.  The new category “Best Newcomer” will be chosen by the judges and will be judged on applications from businesses that have not applied before.  Closing date is the 18 December 2018

All Applications must be submitted on-line and are accessed by clicking on the category title below.  If you want to look at the questions on the application form before logging on, you can click on the “YES” next to the categories under the sample form column.   

In the on-line entry there is a “Save” button and when pressed, this will generate a new link for subsequent use (This is further explained in the highlighted section at the very beginning of the on-line form)

We cannot accept any application not uploaded on-line.  If you have any questions please contact Anita who will be happy to help.

Category On-line Application Form

Self-Nominate?

Goes up to VE?

Sample Form

B&B Provider

Yes

Yes

Yes

Boutique Guest Accommodation

Yes

Yes

Yes

Business Tourism

Yes

Yes

Yes

Glamping and Holiday Park

Yes

Yes

Yes

Guided Tour

Yes

Yes

Yes

Hotel of the Year

Yes

Yes

Yes

Inclusive Tourism

Yes

Yes

Yes

Self-Catering Holiday

Yes

Yes

Yes

Self-Catering Property

Yes

Yes

Yes

Small Visitor Attraction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Large Visitor Attraction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Sustainable Tourism

Yes

Yes

Yes

Tourism Experience

Yes

No

Yes

Best Newcomer

Judges' Award

No

No

Special Judges' award

Judges' Award

No

No

Taste of Staffordshire Tourism Award

From Taste Awards

Yes

No

Tourism Pub of the Year

From Taste Awards

Yes

No

Entry is free and all categories are judged by a board of Judges.

Click here for further information on Judging Criteria and T&Cs


OUR SPONSOR: Pear Communications

Pear Communications is a multi-disciplinary marketing communications company and the UK's leading distributor of marketing and print materials. 

Their expertise is in the effective fulfilment of marketing concepts. Through integrated specialist services they ensure that the client's message reaches the target audience. 

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