Travega and APL Media have today announced leading British broadcaster and journalist Michael Portillo as the recipient of the Special Contribution Award at the 2016 Travel Media Awards.
Michael has been recognised for his emminently popular Great Railway Journeys and Great Continental Railway Journeys series broadcast on the BBC over the past 8 years.
The 2016 Travel Media Awards take place on Thursday 27 October at the ME London Hotel in the Strand from 6.30pm.
The Awards recognise excellence and achievement within the fields of travel writing, broadcasting , and photography and attract the leading players in the UK travel media sector, including leading national newspapers, and both consumer and travel trade titles.
For more information on the Awards or to book tickets go to www.travelmediaawards.com