Tatton's Tremendous Team Effort
Tatton scoops award for CHESHIRE’S BEST MARKETING PROJECT
Tatton Park has won the award for Cheshire’s Best Tourism Marketing Project for its successful ‘Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park’ experience running throughout 2016. The winners of the 12th Marketing Cheshire Annual Tourism Awards were announced last night (24th November 2016) at a glamourous awards ceremony at Chester Racecourse hosted by former Political Editor of Granada TV and BBC North West, Jim Hancock. The Awards, attended by nearly 300 tourism representatives, celebrate excellence and outstanding achievement by businesses and individuals that contribute to Cheshire’s £2.6 billion visitor economy. Tatton Park’s Learning Team also received a Highly Commended Award for ‘Team of the Year’ in recognition of their award-winning education programme delivered to over 15,000 school children and adults throughout the year. These awards come on the back of last month’s success when ‘Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park’ was shortlisted for the prestigious Northern Marketing Awards, Business to Consumer category held at the Hilton Hotel in Manchester. Cheshire East Councillor George Walton, Chair of Tatton Park Board said
“This is yet another fantastic achievement and extremely well deserved. Tatton is a national treasure and one that Cheshire East is exceptionally proud of.”
Issued by Tatton Park For further information, please contact: Carole Mullineux, Business Development Manager,
Tatton Park 01625 374410 / firstname.lastname@example.org
‘Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park’ is a year long programme of events to help celebrate 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl, the World’s Number 1 storyteller. The festive finale to this successful event is during November and December when Roald Dahl’s magic weaves itself into Tatton’s ‘Gloriumptious Christmas Mansion’ with the beautiful staterooms and atmospheric servants quarters providing the perfect backdrop for unique decorations inspired by a selection of Dahl’s best loved tales.
Marketing Cheshire Tourism Awards 2016 Winners:
Best Tourism Marketing Project of the Year Winner - Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park
Team of the Year Winner - Volunteer Team, Chester Zoo Highly Commended – Tatton Park, Education Team
Tourism Experience or Event of the Year Winner - Just So Festival Highly Commended - Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park
Please visit our website www.tattonpark.org.uk or call 01625 374400 for more information.
For further information, please contact Lisa Senior on 01625 374416 (email@example.com) or Carole Mullineux on 01625 374410 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tatton Park is managed and financed by Cheshire East Council on behalf of the National Trust.
This impressive historic estate receives in the region of 800,000 visitors every year all of whom come to enjoy its Georgian Mansion, Medieval Old Hall, award-winning Gardens and rare breeds Farm. The 1,000-acre deer park is home to red and fallow deer and the estate also boasts speciality shops, an adventure playground, restaurants and a year-round events programme.
The Tatton Park Vision
The `Tatton Park Vision’ is the park’s 5 year vision for its visitor activities and aims to substantially develop its visitor experience by increasing the attractions and activities on offer. In delivering the vision the aim is to fully realise Tatton Park’s potential and present the best possible experience for its current and new visitors in order to provide new and sustainable income to help manage and conserve the historic estate into the future. This will be done through a programme of investment by Cheshire East Council and the attraction of new business. For more information about the vision visit www.tattonpark.org.uk/vision