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Exmoor is a finalist in VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence 2016


Calvert Trust Exmoor are excited to again be representing the South West in the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2016. 


VisitEngland, the national tourist board, has announced the finalists for the Awards for Excellence 2016 with Calvert Trust Exmoor named as a finalist in the “Access for All” category. The winners of this prestigious accolade will be announced at the Award ceremony on Tuesday 8 March at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool, during English Tourism Week.


Tony Potter, Chief Executive of Calvert Trust Exmoor said “We are absolutely delighted to be a finalist at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence again this year;  it’s a great recognition of the consistent hard work and high customer service standards of all of our team. We are looking forward to doing our part to represent the region on the night, and hopefully bring back gold!”


The Centre has won several awards in recent years, including multiple Gold awards in the Devon and South West Tourism awards, and Gold in the 'Access for All' category at the 2014 Visit England awards.


“Awards for Excellence finalists exemplify outstanding tourism talent and distinguished businesses throughout England, said Sally Balcombe, CEO of VisitBritain and VisitEngland.  “We received over 400 truly impressive applications this year and there’s absolutely no doubt those shortlisted are a representatives of the best in the sector who place delivering an unforgettable experience to visitors in England at the heart of their operations. I’d like to congratulate all finalists and wish them the very best of luck on Awards night.”



Please contact
our Fundraising Team:


Jeremy Duxbury

Tel: 01598 763221


Catherine Little

Tel: 01434 250232

Lake District

Lynn Healey

Tel: 01768 772255



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