Colchester-based independent cruise specialist retailer, Reader Offers, has celebrated the achievements of its staff at its seventh Signature of Distinction Awards.

The ceremony at its Lexden House headquarters was sponsored by explorer cruise specialists Hurtigruten. Winners were: Internal Support Employee of the Year – Sarah Wikevand, Outstanding Customer Service – Amber Bellinger, Sales Consultant of the Year – Stacy Day, Best Newcomer – Katie Downing, Manager of the Year – Neela Pether, Team of the Year – Customer Services, Directors’ Recognition – IT Support, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) – Ellie Fielder, Signature of Distinction – Gary Morris.

Jeremy Dickinson, chief executive, said: “This is the perfect way to recognise the great work of our staff throughout the year right across every part of the business.”