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Dr Phil Hammond returns to host the AOP Awards 2020

14 Jan 2020

We are delighted to announce that broadcaster, campaigner and comedian, Dr Phil Hammond will be returning to the AOP Awards, to host our 2020 ceremony.

Dr Hammond, who is a regular on television shows such as Have I Got News for You, The News Quiz and The One Show, will be presenting awards across 15 categories on Sunday, 26 January 2020.

Described as ‘One of the most entertainingly subversive people on the planet’ by The Guardian, Phil will be bringing his unique sense of humour to the night.  

Commenting on the AOP Awards 2020, Dr Hammond said: “I am delighted to be returning to AOP Awards, 2018 showed me how much talent there is within the optical profession, and I’m looking forward to meeting the new faces making a significant difference in the sector.”

The Awards ceremony, which takes place at ExCeL London during education and trade event 100% Optical, will include a drinks reception, dinner and live entertainment.

Both individual seats and table tickets are now available. To find out more, visit our booking page or email awards@aop.org.uk.