In the spotlight

Holland awards for Guild members

Three Guild members were winners at this year’s France Travel Media Awards (FTMA), held at Carousel in Marylebone on Tuesday 27 February.

Chrissie Walker with Dutch Tourist Board director Sandra Ishmael & Roel van de Ven, Cultural Attaché at the Dutch Embassy

Two Guild members emerged as winners in this years UK Holland Press Awards. Chrissie Walker to first and runner’s up places in the Best Arts Article category – coming first with an article on the Kröller-Müller Museum in Otterlo and second for a piece on furniture design, headlined Three Chairs for the Netherlands. Both features appeared on he website she edits – Mostly Food & Travel Journal. And Stuart Forster, whose website is Go-Eat-Do, took top spot in the Digital Influencer category.

Roger Bray
By: Roger Bray Freelance travel writer/newsreporter