Travel de Courcey has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2017 in the Sustainable Development category. The award was made in recognition of the Midlands operator’s strong record of growth, innovation and sustainable development. The Awards, announced on the monarch’s birthday, are considered one of the UK’s most prestigious business awards, celebrating excellence and outstanding achievements in UK business. Travel de Courcey is the only bus and coach operator, in the 51-year history of the accolades, to be recognised. All recipients of the Queen’s Award will attend a formal reception with Her Majesty The Queen at Buckingham Palace in late summer.
CEO of Travel de Courcey, Adrian de Courcey, said, ‘We are thrilled to win such a prestigious award. The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is very special and great recognition for the efforts of our outstanding team over many years.’
CEO of the Confederation of Passenger Transport, Simon Posner, said, ‘We are delighted to learn that CPT member Travel de Courcey has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development, the single highest recognised award for British businesses. This well deserved award is a true testament to the continued efforts and on-going commitment of Adrian and the team at Travel de Courcey and we wish them a very enjoyable day at the Palace later this summer.’