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Entries now open for British Podcast Awards 2021

The British Podcast Awards is welcoming entries for the 2021 competition with the winners being announced in July. The event, now in its fifth year, has attracted Amazon Music as headline sponsor and has a new Lockdown and Documentary categories. And readers of the weekly email Great British Podcasts will also create the shortlist for the new Best International podcast.  Craig Strachan, Head of Podcasts, Europe for Amazon Music says: “We’re thrilled to be headline sponsor of the British Podca...
Tags: UK, Podcasts, Bbc, Radio, Amazon Music, Matt Deegan, Matt Hill, British Podcast Awards, Craig Strachan, Podcasts Europe for Amazon Music

Radiodays Europe and British Podcast Awards unite

A new 24-hour podcast conference is being planned online for June 7th 2021 by the British Podcast Awards organisers and Radiodays Europe. The two teams will work together on Podcast Day 24 with speakers from Australia, Europe and North America. Delegates will be able to watch the event in real-time and catch-up on sessions afterwards. The event builds on the success of Radiodays Europe’s Podcast Day, which started in Copenhagen in 2017, before moving to London in 2019. In 2020, due to the C...
Tags: London, Podcasts, Awards, Radio, North America, Copenhagen, Sydney London, Australia Europe, Matt Deegan, Matt Hill, Radiodays Europe, British Podcast Awards, Peter Niegel

British Podcast Awards 2020 winners announced

All the winners for the British Podcast Awards have been announced during an online event. Hosted by Clara Amfo and BBC 6 Music’s Rhianna Dhillion, with Claudia Winkleman, Louis Theroux, Ian Wright and Mel Giedroyc also taking part. BBC Radio 4’s Tunnel 29 won the best Radio Podcast, whilst BBC Radio 1’s breakfast presenter Greg James won Best Live Episode for Tailenders with Jimmy Anderson and Felix White. If you missed them, they’ll be broadcast by BBC Radio 4 Extra on Tuesday July 14th at...
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Nominations revealed for British Podcast Awards 2020

The shortlist for the British Podcast Awards has been announced with Global, the BBC and Fun Kids nominated for Best Radio Podcast 2020. Global’s Ellie and Anna Have Issues along with The Chris Moyles Show on Radio X are up against Kermode and Mayo’s Film Review made by Somethin’ Else for BBC Radio 5 Live, The Skewer made by Jon Holmes for BBC Radio 4 and Tunnel 29 made by Helena Merriman for BBC Radio 4. In the same category, The Santa Daily, aired by Fun Kids and made by Dewaweb is also in ...
Tags: UK, Podcasts, Top, China, Bbc, Radio, Fifa, David Walliams, Anna, Richard, Marie Curie, Joan, BBC World Service, Chris, Mary, Mayo

British Podcast Awards return at new London venue

The British Podcast Awards is back for 2020 with a bigger venue and additional categories. The event will take place at The Roundhouse in London on the evening of May 16th 2020, with an expected audience of 750 people. Entries for this year’s awards are now open and will be closing on 2nd March, before nominees are announced at a free ticketed event hosted by Sony Music’s 4th Floor Creative on the evening of 2nd April. Over 50 judges will choose this year’s winners, with last year’s big winner,...
Tags: London, Podcasts, Awards, Bbc, Industry, Radio, George, Sony Music, Matt Deegan, Matt Hill, British Podcast Awards, Spotify Podcast Champion Listeners

£50,000 of funding handed out to podcasters

The 11 successful recipients of the Pulse Award, an initiative from the British Podcast Awards and Wellcome, have been announced. Collectively, the podcasts are sharing £50,000 of funding to produce content that drives conversations around public health. Listeners will be able to hear the episodes later this year. Matt Hill, British Podcast Awards co-Founder says: “We’re excited, working with Wellcome, to award £50,000 to UK podcasters to create great new content. Our independent panel have ...
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Chris Moyles nominated in the British Podcast Awards

Chris Moyles and The Chris Moyles Show on Radio X Podcast are amongst the radio shows shortlisted for an award at the British Podcast Awards 2019. He’s up against BBC Radio 4, BBC Local Radio, Fun Kids and ShoutOut Radio. This year sees new special awards, voted for by the public, and every podcast that’s entered will be in contention for the Podcast of the Year. The judges will also choose a person or company that has championed the podcasting cause to win the Podcast Champion award. Also n...
Tags: Podcasts, Top, Awards, Bbc, Radio, Joan, Peter Crouch, Jim Daly, Graham Hunter, George, Ryan Wilson, BBC Radio, Rachael, Chris Moyles, Katie Piper, Grier

Entries now open for British Podcast Awards 2019

Entries are now open for this year’s British Podcast Awards with a few new categories available for podcasters and radio stations to enter. The new categories includes Moment of the Year, Best Sex and Relationships podcast and the Bullseye Award, alongside returning categories True Crime, Entertainment, Interview, Fiction and Current Affairs. ‘Acast Moment of the Year’ is a brand new award that will recognise the podcast that has made a massive impact, resonated with listeners, united or intr...
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Podcast: Digital Radio, British Podcast Awards & Allan Beswick

Ford Ennals joins Stuart Clarkson and Roy Martin to celebrate digital radio hitting 50% in the latest RAJARs. Trevor Dann reports from the British Podcast Awards; and BBC Radio Manchester’s Allan Beswick recalls the night a year ago when the city’s arena was the site of a terror attack. Plus James Cridland delves into the audience research to see what it can tell us about superfans and David Lloyd has more Radio Moments. This is just one of the weekly podcasts produced and published by RadioT...
Tags: Radio, David Lloyd, BBC Radio Manchester, Roy Martin, James Cridland, Ford Ennals, RadioToday Programme, Trevor Dann, RTP, British Podcast Awards, Stuart Clarkson, Allan Beswick, Broadcast Bionics

British Podcast Awards 2018 – the winners

BBC 5 Live’s Kermode and Mayo’s Film Review picked up the Listeners’ Choice Award, Voted for by the public, at this year’s British Podcast Awards in London. The Anfield Wrap took the silver position while George Ezra & Friends took the bronze position. Cariad Lloyd was the biggest winner of the night, taking home the Podcast of the Year award for Griefcast, as well as the Entertainment award and Best Interview award. Helen Zaltzman picked up two awards, the Smartest Award for The Allusionist ...
Tags: UK, England, London, Podcasts, Top, Gold, Bbc, Radio, Ed Miliband, Sam, BBC World Service, Lucy, Chris, Kevin, Mayo, BBC Radio

Nominees for the British Podcast Awards 2018

Nominees for the British Podcast Awards 2018 include Ed Miliband, Russell Brand, Edith Bowman, Will Young, Josh Widdicombe, Cariad Lloyd, Blue Planet II and over sixty other UK-based shows.
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Nish Kumar to chair podcast awards judging

The British Podcast Awards are returning for a second year, with comedian and podcaster Nish Kumar announced as the chair of judges this time.
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Fathers and Sons named Podcast of the Year

Fathers and Sons by Radio Wolfgang and Mr Porter has been named the audioBoom Podcast of the Year at the inaugural British Podcast Awards. The event in King’s Cross, London, this evening also saw Kermode and Mayo’s Film Review pick up the Listener’s Choice award and Adam Buxton named Podcast Champion. The British Podcast Awards named winners from 15 categories covering the vast expanse of genres available to subscribe to and download. The three special awards – Podcast of Year, Listeners’ Choi...
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Nominations out for British Podcast Awards

The nominees of the first ever British Podcast Awards are out, with the BBC, Quidem, Somethin Else and David Lloyd shortlisted for Best Radio Podcast. For the rest of the awards, established media organisations such as the BBC, Guardian and Economist are being recognised alongside new groups like the Distraction Pieces Network and Radio Wolfgang, alongside a large number of independent creators. Matt Hill, co-founder of the awards said, “A huge thank you must go out to our judges who sifted th...
Tags: UK, Awards, Bbc, Radio, Today, Sam, Glyndebourne, BBC World Service, Economist, David Lloyd, Romesh Ranganathan, Mayo, BBC Radio, Leicester Square, Daniel Morgan, Sam Walker

Judges announced for British Podcast Awards

If you’ve submitted an entry to the new British Podcast Awards, here are the people you need to impress. The judges were selected with the guidance of Chair of judges, podcaster Helen Zaltzman. Co-founder Matt Hill said: “we are delighted by the range of experienced podcast makers that wanted to hear what British podcasters were making. Some of the most respected producers from the US, Canada – and of course the UK – will be listening intently to the entries.” Co-founder Matt Deegan adds: “We’...
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