Who will be winners?

first_imgTickets for coach awards already in short supply as glittering presentation draws near.The results of the hotly contested National Coach Tourism Awards are eagerly awaited and tickets for the glittering presentation are now in short supply, with only six weeks until the event. Having completed their deliberations, the judging panel has announced the shortlisted finalists – but the names of the winners will remain a closely guarded secret until the awards evening itself on Wednesday 16 March. But now, the names of the finalists of the 2016 National Coach Tourism Awards – the only national awards scheme to recognise and celebrate excellence and innovation across the coach tourism sector – have been announced. Full details are on the website. The winners will be revealed during the sparkling ceremony at the Vox, part of Resorts World Birmingham at the NEC. This year’s judges had to choose from a record number of high-calibre entries, with almost 200 coach tour operators, destinations, visitor attractions, hotels, and tourism industry suppliers competing across 19 specialist categories representing the best in group coach travel. The prestigious awards – now in its 11th year – take place on the first evening of the British Tourism & Travel Show, being held in Hall 8 of the NEC on Wednesday/Thursday 16-17 March. The awards are staged by routeone sister title Coach Monthly. Guests will enjoy a full night out, including a complimentary drinks reception, three-course meal with wine, household name presenter for the awards and entertainment – alongside the event’s renowned networking opportunities. Tickets – which are selling very fast – are 112 each or 1,120 for a table of 10.For details of the finalists and to buy tickets, go to www.ncta.co.uklast_img read more