A view of Kielder Forest in Northumberland National Park

Countdown to North East Tourism Awards 2014 almost over

Glitzy award ceremony at the Stadium of Light will see the region's top tourism businesses crowned

St Cuthbert's House win a North East England Tourism Award 2013 at St James Park.

North East businesses urged to enter North East Tourism Awards 2014

Entries close on September 5, with the winners going on to represent the North East nationally

The Lindisfarne Gospels exhibition at Durham University

Durham tourism businesses strike gold at North East Tourism Awards

The North East Tourism Awards sees tourism businesses celebrate their best ever winning haul

Dr Sheila Hingley of Durham University looking at the Lindisfarne Gospels

Organisers from North East Tourism Awards announce shortlist

Organisers of this year's North East Tourism Awards have announced which nominations have made the shortlist

Anthony Crerar from The R+B Group and winner of the Business Tourism Award Wendy Benson from Rockliffe Hall

North East England Tourism Awards nominations wanted

Organisers of the North East England Tourism Awards are seeking nominations for this year's prestigious event

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