Destination management company AC Tours as won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2020.

The London-based company organises of special interest, series and incentive trips across the UK.

The globally-recognised honours are only awarded to businesses that can demonstrate substantial and sustained growth in overseas earnings over a continuous period of more than three years.

AC Tours owner Rob Russell said: “We are absolutely delighted to receive this positive news as many businesses, including ours, continue to face challenges in the wake of government-enforced lockdown.

“As one of the most well-recognised business awards around the world that truly reflects business achievement in growth and innovation, it’s an award I’ve had my eye on for many years.

“We’re delighted that 2020 is our year and look forward to continued growth once we return to full trading.”