November 8, 2017
The journalists joining us this year were Trisha Andres, Lisa Grainger, Michelle Jana Chan, James Stewart and Emma Thomson.
Travel PR sponsored the BGTW Travel Writer of the Year award, (won by Aaron Millar for ‘Hoodoo and Voodoo, Ghosts and Graves’ published by National Geographic Traveller, March 2017) and the BGTW Award for Excellence in Blogging (won by Katherine Burrington for Travel With Kat). You can see an interview with Aaron Millar, after receiving his award, here.
The Eden Collection: Best UK Feature under 850 words – winner Emma John for ‘Once upon a Time in the Midlands: A road trip from Shropshire to Worcestershire’ in The Guardian, July 2016.
Jules Verne: Kenneth Westcott Jones Memorial Award for the Best Transport Feature – winner Penny Watson for ‘Meals on Wheels’ in the Sun Herald newspaper & Traveller (online), Fairfax (Australia) in May 2017.
Sunvil: Best European (non-UK) Feature over 850 words – winner James Stewart for ‘Once upon a Time in the West’ in Wanderlust, October 2016.
Congratulations to all the winners of the night!