The shortlist is in for the Liverpool City Region Tourism Award’s People’s Choice Award

Posted 7th April 2016
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The Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards has announced its shortlist for the People’s Choice Award, selecting the top ten businesses from the public vote.

The shortlist includes The Beatles Story, the world’s largest permanent exhibition dedicated to the life and times of The Beatles and the popular Knowsley Safari Park, which covers five miles and offers visiters the opportunity to spot an array of wild animals.

Faye Calvey, front of house manager at Signature Living Hotel on Stanley Street is the only individual nominated. She has been with the company for five years, initially joining the hotel as a housekeeper.

Yukti Restaurant and The Art School are also nominated, along with Hot Water Comedy Club.

Following the announcement, the awards are calling out for more votes to select the ultimate winner.

Cathryn O’Grady, managing director of Eventful, the company delivering the event, said: “We are looking for people to vote again for the companies from the short list that have excelled over the past year.

“There is a real cross section of businesses selected, from visitor attractions and experiences to restaurants and bars. We were overwhelmed with the response to the vote and the appreciation people feel for all of the nominated businesses. This is a great opportunity for people to reward the region’s tourism stars.”

The winner will be announced alongside 16 other categories at the ceremony, which is hosted by the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, on 19th May.

The glittering award ceremony is due to take place at St George’s Hall as over 550 movers and shakers from the region gather to celebrate the amazing work that has taken place across the Liverpool City Region tourism industry over the past 12 months.

To vote for your favorite shortlisted company please visit

There are a limited number of tables available for the event. Don’t miss the opportunity to celebrate and network with key businesses and individuals in the tourism industry. To book, please visit the award’s website
People’s Choice Award shortlist in full:

  • Faye Calvey – Signature Living
  • Hot Water Comedy Club
  • Knowsley Safari Park
  • Liverpool Tourist Information Centre
  • Ramada Plaza Southport
  • Shiverpool
  • Southport Airshow
  • The Beatles Story
  • The Art School Restaurant
  • Yukti Restaurant