Sustainable tourism honour

An environmentally-conscious Buxton business is in line to win a top sustainable tourism award.

Wheeldon Trees Farm Holiday Cottages is up for one of the industry’s most prestigious honours – a Goldstar Award from Green Tourism.

As well as being nominated in the Best Self Catering Provider category, Wheeldon Trees join all the finalists in the running for The People’s Choice Award, for which members of the public are encouraged to vote for their favourite through the Facebook page www.facebook.com/Greentourismweek.

Andrea Nicholas, Director of Green Tourism, said: “The GoldStar Awards are a recognition of the best of the best in Britain when it comes to creating and maintaining a thriving sustainable tourism industry.”

Winners will be announced during the Green Tourism Conference at the AT-Bristol Science Centre on November 8.