28 January, 2008 – Manchester Airport wins Travel Weekly Best UK Airport Award
Manchester Airport has been named as the UK's Best Regional Airport in the Travel Weekly Globe Travel Awards 2008.
The Airport, which handles more than 22 million passengers a year, received the award at the prestigious ceremony at The Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
Manchester Airport’s Managing Director Andrew Cornish and Group Marketing Director Kate Harrison accepted the award on behalf of the Airport. The Airport was praised by the judges for the handling of heightened security restrictions and for its commitment to customer service.
Manchester Airport’s Andrew Cornish, said of the award: "We are very pleased and proud to have been presented with this award especially as it is voted for by some of the most experienced industry professionals in the travel agents.
"We pride ourselves on giving the passengers the very best possible experience and it is great to see that the industry recognises that hard work and commitment."
Source: Manchester Airport press release