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Absolute Radio have a winning night at the Arqiva Commerical Radio Awards

This week it was the annual radio awards and Absolute Radio, part of Bauer Media cleaned up! Leona Graham said, ‘It was an amazing night at the Roundhouse in Camden, Bauer proved they can provide amazing programmes and of course I’m really proud of Absolute Radio!’

Here’s a summary of what Bauer came away with:-

 

Presenter of the Year (under 2m TSA), sponsored by View Quest

Silver: Jordan North – Rock FM
Bronze: Steve & Karen – Metro Radio

Station of the Year (over 2m TSA), sponsored by Ipsos Mori
Bronze: Christian O’Connell – Absolute Radio

 

Programmer of the Year, sponsored by RCS
Gold: Andy Roberts – Kiss
Bronze: Tony Moorey – Absolute Radio

 

Journalist of the Year (Ali Booker Memorial Award)
Silver: Micky Welch – Metro Radio
Bronze: Laura Pennington – Hallam FM

 

Station of the Year (under 500,000 TSA), sponsored by PRS for Music
Gold: Radio Borders
Bronze: Northsound 1

 

Station of the Year (500,000 – 2m TSA), sponsored by PRS for Music
Gold: Metro Radio
Silver: Clyde 1

Station of the Year (2m + TSA), sponsored by PRS for Music
Silver: Absolute Radio

Breakfast Show of the Year (under 2m TSA), sponsored by Pure
Gold: Big John @ Breakfast – Hallam FM
Bronze: Keith Clarkson at Breakfast – Radio Borders

 

Breakfast Show of the Year (over 2m TSA), sponsored by Reelworld
Bronze: The Christian O’Connell Breakfast Show – Absolute Radio

 

Feature of the Year
Bronze : Kid in the Car – Forth 1

 

Single Programme or Broadcast of the Year, sponsored by Roberts Radio
Gold: The Clarke Carlisle Story – Absolute Radio
Bronze: Referendum Live – Bauer Scotland

 

Specialist Programme of the Year
Gold: Rock n Roll Football – Absolute Radio
Silver: Andi Durrant – the Electrick Playground – Kiss Fresh
Bronze: Nightowls – Metro Radio

 

Social Action Initiative
Gold: Cycle4Life Challenge – Viking FM

Station Imaging Award
Gold: KISS FM UK

Innovation of the Year, sponsored by 7digital
Silver: One Breakfast Show, Seven Playlists – Absolute Radio

Marketing Award
Gold: Girl Band: The Piccadillys – Key 103
Silver: Punching Above Your Weight – Metro Radio

Local Sales Team of the Year, sponsored by NRS Media
Gold: Radio Clyde
Bronze: Radio Borders

 

National Sales Award
Gold: Go Think Big – Bauer Media
Silver: Masters of Man Time with Just for Men – Absolute Radio

The Arqiva Gold Award
Winner Christian O’Connell – Absolute Radio