Moorlands Tourism businesses win Gold


Some of Staffordshire’s best tourism and food & drink businesses have been crowned at a glittering black-tie awards dinner.

Businesses from across the county were celebrating at the 2019 Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism & Good Food Awards, held at Aston Marina, Stone on Thursday 24th October.

The Alton Towers Resort managed to gain three Gold awards.

They received a gold award as the best large tourist attraction, the Ethical, Responsible & Sustainable award and won the best Large hotel award went to their Cbeebies land Hotel.

There was also a special award for Outstanding Contribution to Tourism in Staffordshire presented to Ian Crabbe, Manager Director, Resort Theme Parks for Merlin Entertainments, in recognition of the decade he was Divisional Director at Alton Towers Resort

Other winners from the Moorlands include
The Three Horseshoes Country Inn, near Leek, won the Casual Dining Restaurant of the Year award,Quarry Walk Park near Alton won the Camping, Glamping & Holiday Park of the Year,