Wow, we had such a great time at Monday’s glittering Sony Radio Academy Awards! Thanks to everyone who came along and made it such a wonderful evening, and congratulations to all the night’s winners – click here to see the full list.
We’ll be sending out the certificates very soon, but winners can also purchase duplicate trophies and certificates for the ultimate in mantelpiece chic. Click here for an order form.
We’ve got some gorgeous photos from the night up on flickr and facebook. Go have a butchers, and don’t forget to tag yourself! You can also listen to audio highlights from RadioToday’s coverage over on Audioboo.
We’d like to say a very big thank-you to all our wonderful and hard-working judges, the committee, our Trustees and the staff at the beautiful Grosvenor House Hotel for helping us to make it a real night to remember!
London Event: Freelancing
Our next London Branch event is coming up this Wednesday, 22nd May, and there are still a few places available! We’ll be exploring the benefits and challenges of Freelancing. Join Sandy Warr, Lorna Clarke, Petrie Hosken and Dave Johns at Gibson Guitar Studio, 29-35 Rathbone Street, London, W1T 1NJ from 6pm for an invaluable insight into the pros and cons of being your own boss. It’s free to members, £10 to non-members – just click here to register.
Sound Women Festival
Tomorrow is the first ever Sound Women Festival and there’s still time to grab your ticket if you haven’t already! They’ve got a fantastic line-up, with Fi Glover, Anita Anand and Angie Greaves hosting an inspirational day of workshops and heated debate with speakers including Miranda Sawyer (The Observer), Gemma Cairney (Radio 1), Jo Good (XFM), Sam Cocker (Somethin’ Else), Gloria Abramoff (Tonic Productions) and Laura-May Coope (Radio 1). Tickets are £25 for Sound Women members and £40 for non-members. For more info and to grab your ticket, visit soundwomen.co.uk.
RadioTalk this week features Tim Blackmore MBE in conversation with another of the UK’s radio greats. Russ Williams is celebrating 20 years on the air in Golden Square, surviving a number of owners along the way and currently sitting very comfortably with the team at Absolute Radio. It’s an opinionated discussion about radio and a lifetime of success. We’ve also got another wonderful edition of David Lloyd’s Radio Moments. Enjoy!
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The Radio Academy Team