THE 2012 BRITISH TRAVEL PRESS AWARDS TOOK PLACE ON 21 NOVEMBER
The British Travel Press Awards is a prestigious national awards programme created to recognise excellence and achievement within the fields of travel writing, photography and broadcasting in both trade and consumer press.
The 2012 British Travel Press Awards took place on Wednesday 21 November, at RIBA (the Royal Institute of British Architects), Portland Place, central London. The Awards were presented in an early evening cocktail programme format with drinks from 6.45 pm, the awards ceremony at 7.30 pm followed by a networking drinks reception.
Nominations to the British Travel Press Awards were welcomed from anyone working in the UK travel industry and from travel editors, writers, photographers and broadcasters. A judging panel of senior travel industry executives (see the 2012 Judges & Advisory Panel at the bottom of this page) running some of the UK's leading travel businesses selected the 'best of the best' and invited them to receive their awards in London on November 21.
THE 2012 AWARD CATEGORIES:
THE AWARDS PROCESS
Stage 1: Nominations
- Nominations were accepted in all Award categories from anyone working in the UK travel industry and the UK travel trade, online, consumer and broadcast press; and self-nominations will be welcome too
Stage 2: Submissions
- Kingley contacted all nominees to invite them to submit Work for the relevant Award category
Stage 3: Judging
- Expert panels of independent judges reviewed the Work submitted and select the Winners
2012 KEY DATES:
3 September - Nominations close
7 September - Closing date for Submissions of Work
4/5 October - Judging panel meets
16 October - Finalists announced
21 November - Awards Ceremony
We were very fortunate to have secured the services of some of the leading industry figures from the world of PR and travel - the 2012 British Travel Press Awards Advisory Panel comprises:
Debbie Flynn, Chief Executive, Brighter PR
Debbie Hindle, Managing Director, Four BGB
Ali Gayward, Commercial Manager, easyJet
Jonathan Sloan, Managing Director, Hills Balfour
Patricia Yates, Strategy & Communications Director, VisitBritain
THE BRITISH TRAVEL PRESS AWARDS CEREMONY
The Awards Ceremony took place on Wednesday 21 November 2012. The Awards were presented at an early evening drinks and canapés reception.