Food and travel website The Local Tongue was crowned consumer publication of the year – online at last year’s Travel Media Awards. We spoke to founder Jessica Rigg about a range of issues, including the importance of reaching out to the owners of the businesses they report on, and breaking down barriers. If you [...]
Meet Laura Millar, escape editor at Metro, winner of the National Tabloid Newsprint Section award at the 2021 Travel Media Awards
Metro won the National Tabloid Newsprint Section award at the 2021 Travel Media Awards. We spoke to Metro’s escape editor, Laura Millar, about covering travel for the newspaper, inspiring readers and how to plan in a time of constant change. What does it mean to you to win the Travel Media Award? It means [...]
Trevor Baker of Which? Travel was the winner of the 2021 Breaking Travel News category. We spoke to him about winning a Travel Media Award, covering Covid-19 controversies and what makes a travel news story stand out Why is working in the travel trade media important to you? I used to be a freelance [...]
We spoke to Ben Lerwill, who was named Specialist Travel Writer of the Year at the 2021 Travel Media Awards, about winning an award at last year’s TMAs and what he’s been up to since. What did it mean to you to win Specialist Travel Writer of the Year? An enormous amount. I was [...]
The Travel Media Awards 2022 is now open for entry. The only UK national awards recognising excellence and achievement within all forms of the travel media, the winners will be announced at a ceremony at The Dorchester on Monday 26 September.
We’re pleased to announce that the eighth annual Travel Media Awards will be taking place on 26 September 2022, in the opulent surroundings of London’s Dorchester Hotel. We’re looking forward to coming together again to honour the very best of travel media.
The Travel Media Awards is pleased to announce this year’s winners, following a successful live event held on 18 October, attended virtually by representatives of the UK’s top travel media. At the event, 20 publications, broadcasters, journalists and photographers were each honoured with a prestigious award.
Say hello to the brands sponsoring the 2021 Travel Media Awards - here to tell you why they think it's important to be involved. Flavio Zappacosta, Head of UK & Ireland, Italian National Tourist Board - headline sponsor "The Italian National Tourist Board is proud to sponsor the [...]
The Travel Media Awards has announced this year’s finalists. The judging for the Travel Media Awards is now complete. The judging panel, made up of some 55 judges from leading travel businesses and travel media, has now whittled down the huge number of entries to compile a shortlist representing the very best of travel [...]
We're excited to announce that Paralympic medalist, TV presenter and journalist Ade Adepitan is the worthy recipient of the 2021 Special Contribution Award. This year The Travel Media Awards advisory board is pleased to recognise the significant impact of Ade’s reporting and travel broadcasting on both the public and travel media. Ade was born [...]