Museum wins choice award

The Royal Marines Museum has scooped a top tourism award.

The Southsea museum was praised for 'significant new investment to bring its exhibition up to date' at the Tourism ExSEllence Awards at the Wentworth Club, Virginia Water, last Tuesday.

Run by Tourism South East, the awards ceremony covered the whole region.

The winners will go on to compete in the national Enjoy England Awards for Excellence in 2009.