Final chance to help Elgin Hotel owner Nigel Seddon win Visit England award

A Blackpool hotelier is one of ten finalists hoping to win a national award, with a little help from the public.

Friday, 17th April 2020, 5:00 pm

Nigel Seddon, managing director of the Elgin Hotel is one of 10 in the running for the title of VisitEngland’s Tourism Superstar 2020 after winning the local title at the Lancashire Tourism Awards in November.

Organised by VisitEngland and supported by The Mirror, the competition invites members of the public to visit to watch a short film created for each of the finalists and then vote for their favourite.

Nigel said: “Following my shock nomination, and win, at the Lancashire Tourism Awards 2019, I’m overwhelmed to have now been shortlisted in the final ten.

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“While my achievements would amount to nothing without the fantastic team I work alongside, I am absolutely delighted to be representing Lancashire.”

Voting for the competition closes on April 21, and the winner will be revealed on April 25 at the end of English Tourism Week.