A Kilwinning travel agent is celebrating this week after being nominated for four awards.

John Ferguson, of Thorne Travel is delighted to have been nominated for four categories at this years Wave Awards.

The event celebrates the very best of the UK’s cruise industry, they recognise and reward excellence and innovation in a business that is continuously evolving to deliver an exceptional experience, both on board and ashore.

This is the second year running that he has been nominated and last year John won three top awards, and was crowned overall travel agent star at the award ceremony.

Managing Director of Thorne Travel, Shona Thorne, said: “John has been an asset to our team with his extensive knowledge and enthusiasm for the cruise industry as well as Thorne Travel, John will be attending our holiday show this year, on the September 22 at the Park Hotel in Kilmarnock as he loves any opportunity to chat cruise.”