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Cornwall Wins at British Travel Awards

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Cornwall has once again fought off competition from across the country to be crowned 'Best UK Holiday County or Region' in the British Travel Awards for the second year running. 

The county attracted the lion's share of the public vote outshining neighbour, Devon.  Over 220,000 people voted in this years British Travel Awards which boast over seventy categories and span every type of holiday experience, making them the largest awards programme in the UK.  They are widely referred to as the "Oscars" of the travel industry and are the most recognisable and sought-after accolades in the sector. 

Malcom Bell, head of tourism at Visit Cornwall, collected the award: "This is the third time in five years that Cornwall has come out on top in the British Travel Awards which proves that the county is leading the way and offering the quality holiday experience that visitors demand".

The announcement of these Awards completes an award-winning year for Cornwall, as well as the award, Cornwall has been named the country's most scenic county in the prestigious Coast Awards 2010.   

For further information about the British Travel Awards and a full list of winners visit




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