The 2023/24 Tourism Awards are now open and tourism and hospitality businesses from the South West are invited to enter. 

The awards are free to enter and offer businesses the chance to win not only regionally but – for matching categories – to progress to the national VisitEngland awardsThe categories include pubs, cafes and restaurants as well as accommodation, spa, wedding and business venues, attractions, events and experiences. There are also awards for unsung heroes, new businesses, dog friendly, water efficiency, accessibility and sustainability.

Online workshops are being held to help businesses complete their entry forms, and ask any questions on 17th and 23rd May. Entries must be submitted online no later than the deadline of midnight on Sunday 18th June; more details about all the schemes can be found here