31 OCT
Westminster Park Plaza
Hotel, London, SE1 7UT

ABOUT THE AWARDS

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Supported by the Department for Transport and Transport Focus the 2019 National Transport Awards will take place at the Westminster Park Plaza, London on 31st October 2019

The 19th Annual National Transport Awards celebrates the successes that have been achieved on so many national and local transport projects. As always, these projects have shown the judges the tangible results they've achieved, improving the experience for their transport users and ultimately adding to the successful development of the nation’s transport infrastructure. 

DRESS CODE: NOT Blacktie  - lounge suit / evening attire 

Key Dates

ENTRY DEADLINE: 20 May 2019

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED: Mid-July 2019

AWARDS CEREMONY: 31 October 2019-------

RUNNING ORDER:

18:15 Drinks Reception
19:00 Keynote: Chris Heaton-Harris MP, Minister of State for Transport
19:20 Dinner
21:00 After Dinner Speaker: Jo Caulfield (Stand-up comedian, host, and comedy writer)
21:20 National Transport Awards Presentation
22:20 Close

KEYNOTE SPEAKER


Chris Heaton-Harris MP

Chris Heaton-Harris MP
Minister of State for Transport

Chris Heaton-Harris was appointed as a Minister of State at the Department for Transport on 25 July 2019. He was previously a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Exiting the European Union from July 2018 to April 2019.

Previously he was Comptroller of HM Household (Government Whip) from 9 January 2018 to 9 July 2018. Chris was previously Vice Chamberlain of HM Household (Government Whip) from June 2017 to January 2018.

He was made an Assistant Government Whip in July 2016. He was elected Conservative MP for Daventry in May 2010.

 

HOST


Jo Caulfield

Jo Caulfield
Stand-up comedian, host, and comedy writer

Jo Caulfield is a stand-up comedian, host, and comedy writer. She has worked on some of the biggest shows, and with some of the biggest names, in British comedy.

Not only has Jo been the regular warm-up performer for Have I Got News For You for many years, she has appeared as a guest on the show, as well as on Mock The Week and Never Mind The Buzzcocks. Jo has also appeared on Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow.

On Radio 4, Jo has her own acclaimed shows, It's That Jo Caulfield Again and Jo Caulfield Won't Shut Up, as well as regularly appearing on shows including The News Quiz, The Now Show, and The Unbelievable Truth. She has written for Ruby Wax, Joan Rivers, Ant and Dec, and Graham Norton, who said of Jo, 'I never knew I could like a woman so much'.

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