Thank you to all our entrants, finalists, and winners who helped make the 2019 Cumbria Tourism Awards such an amazing evening!
Images of the winning and highly commended businesses can be seen below, please click HERE to view all photos taken on the night.
Bernard Gooch Tourism Personality of the Year Award 2019 – Stephen Broughton
From left: Stephen Broughton and Nigel Wilkinson
Cumbria Tourism Pub of the Year 2019 – The Black Swan, Ravenstonedale
From left: Albert Hindson, Dan Barwick, Scottt Fairweather, Ryan Rchardson, Christian Thompson (Heineken)
Cumbria Tourism Self-Catering Accommodation of the Year 2019, sponsored by Out of Eden
From left: David Seymour, Jenny Semour, Ian Hartley (Out of Eden)
Cumbria Tourism Camping, Glamping & Holiday Park of the Year 2019, sponsored by Natwest Commercial Banking – Castlerigg Hall Caravan, Camping & Glamping Park
From left: Jason Bain (Natwest Commericial Banking), David Jackson, Mark Fleming.
Cumbria Tourism Wedding Venue of the Year 2019, Sponsored by EWGA Wines – Cragwood Country House Hotel
From left: Joe Cobb, Calvin Harrison, Stacey Rothera, Albert Waldon, Ann Marie Jelley, Carol Pearson Emily Hope.
Cumbria Tourism B&B & Guest House of the Year 2019, sponsored by Lamont Pridmore – Haven Cottage
From left: Chris Hodgson, Allie Hodgson, Chris Lamont (Lamont Pridmore)
Cumbria Tourism Makers & Producers Award 2019 – Grasmere Gingerbread
From left: Andrew Hunter, Gill Haigh (Cumbria Tourism), Yasmine Hunter.
Cumbria Tourism Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Award 2019, sponsored by Expedia – The Calvert Trust
From left: Rosie Cumella, Sophie Hall, Justin Farnan, Brogan Cullen (Expedia), Jennifer Scott.
Cumbria Tourism Large Hotel of the Year 2019, sponsored by Christie & Co. – Another Place, The Lake
From Left: David Vaughan, Alistair Greenhalgh (Christie & Co.), Lynsey Thornthwaite.
The Sheila Hensman Award for Outstanding Customer Service – Jake Winter, Lyzzick Hall
From left: Jake Winter, Jim Walker (presenting on behalf of the Hensman family).
Cumbria Tourism Ethical, Responsible & Sustainable Tourism Award 2019, sponsored by the University of Cumbria
From left: Daniel Holder, Prof Julie Mennell (University of Cumbria), Anne Holder.
Cumbria Tourism Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2019, sponsored by Northern
From left: Cath Tyrrell, Chris Jackson (Northern), Zoe Gilbert.
Taste of Cumbria Award 2019, sponsored by The Cumberland for Business – 1863 Restaurant and Rooms, Ullswater
From left: Sam Bunting, Richard Ellison (The Cumberland for Business), Anne Vause, Mark Vause, Phil Corrie.
Cumbria Tourism Small Hotel of the Year 2019, sponsored by Colliers International – The Regent Hotel, Ambleside
From left: Andrew Hewitt, Haydn Spedding (Colliers International), Earl Aggrey, Christine Hewitt, Richard Eagle, Julie Moore, Stephen Glew, Brian Hewitt, Georgina Walker, Cath Irwin, Laura Valentine.
Cumbria Tourism Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Award 2019, sponsored by Expedia (Highly Commended – Treetop Trek
From left: Gaynor Murphy (United Utilities), Mike Turner,Sarah Case, Victoria Blanco, Emma McGranaghan, Nick Liley,Phil Latham.
Cumbria Tourism New Tourism Business of the Year 2019, sponsored by Thomson Hayton Winkley (Highly Commended) – 1692, Wasdale
From left: Gaynor Murphy (United Utilities), Stephen Newell, Faith Newell, Wendy Malard, Allard Newell.
Cumbria Tourism Large Visitor Attraction of the Year 2019, sponsored by H&H Reeds – Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
From left: Todd Cumberbatch, Anthony Donnelly (H&H Reeds), Lisa Braithwaite, Ashleigh Weir, Claire Fox, Anna Tilsley.
Cumbria Tourism New Tourism Business of the Year 2019, sponsored by Thomson Hayton Winkley – The Black Bull Sedbergh
From left: James Ratcliffe, John Cooke (Thomson Hayton Winkley), Nina Matsunaga.
Cumbria Tourism Experience of the Year Award 2019, sponsored by Carlisle Lake District Airport – CBA Events @ Graythwaite
From left: Tim Green, Sara Young, Kate Willard (Carlisle Lake District Airport)