Highlands and Islands
TOURISM awards in the Highlands are targeting growth after confirming three new sponsors.
The Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards (HITA) have announced Caledonian Sleeper, Scottish Canals and Inverness-based whole- saler Booker have all signed up as supporters of the 2016 awards.
Craig Ewan, chairman of HITA, said: ‘The latest sponsors are key businesses in the Highlands and Islands.
‘ We are delighted they are on board and have added to the growing number of companies supporting and developing the awards.’
The free-to- enter awards, held in association with SSE, were launched in March.
In July it was announced the competition had reached new heights with a record 203 entries – up more than 15 per cent on last year’s previous peak figure
The event will culminate in a grand final at the Kingsmills Hotel in Inverness tomorrow (November 4).