Media Release: Great success for France’s Big Lunch, with lots of prizes


AT France’s Big Lunch event in London on Wednesday, the winners of The French Travel Article of the Year Awards were announced following a prize draw for assembled journalists and tour operators.

The organisers of France’s Big Lunch, ATOUT FRANCE and ABTOF, are pleased to announce the following journalists won prizes in The French Travel Article of the Year Awards:

The runner-up of Best Uk Magazine Article was Jeremy Lazelle from the Sunday Times Travel Magazine for his article, ‘Creche Landing’.

The runner-up of Best Newspaper article was Chris Stewart of the Mail on Sunday for his article, ‘A Feast in Provence’.

The Best UK Magazine Article was awarded to Judy Armstrong of France Magazine for her article. ‘A Journey Home’.

The Best UK Newspaper Article was awarded to Giles Milton from the Mail on Sunday for his article, ‘A Paris Daytrip with les Enfants Cordiale’. In addition, Giles Milton was named the overall winner of the French Travel Article of the Year Award.


Congratulations also go to the five lucky guests who won prizes offered by the Midi-Pyrénées region who sponsored the event.

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