2016 ARIAS2017 ARIAS2018 ARIAS

THE 2016 ARIAS

The 2016 awards were held at the Leeds First Direct Arena, and hosted by Sara Cox, with live performances from Rick Astley, Kaiser Chiefs and Gregory Porter.

Gold Awards were given to:

Best News Coverage – The Buncrana Pier Tragedy – BBC Radio Foyle
Best Entertainment Production – Greg James – BBC Radio 1
Best Audio Dramatisation – Lament – BBC Radio Drama London for Radio 4
Best National Speech Breakfast Show – Today – BBC Radio 4
Best Local Breakfast Show – Georgey at Breakfast – BBC Radio York
Best National Music Breakfast Show – The Chris Evans Breakfast Show – BBC Radio 2
Best Sports Show – 606 – Shooting Shark Productions for BBC Radio 5 Live
Best Digital Audio Service – audioBoom
Podcast of the Year – The Story of Izzy Dix – BBC Newsbeat
Best Digital Innovation – The BBC iPlayer Radio App
Audio Moment of the Year – The Boy Who Gave His Heart Away – TBI Media for BBC Radio 4
The Radio Academy Award – Sound Digital for D2
Speech Broadcaster of the Year – Stephen Nolan – BBC Radio Ulster and BBC Radio 5 Live
Music Broadcaster of the Year –  MistaJam – BBC Radio 1Xtra
Best Local Station – Hallam FM
Best National Station – BBC Radio 2

Latest News & Events

Scotland Branch holds Women in Radio event

The Radio Academy Scotland Branch held its Women in Radio event on Wednesday 18th September. Heather Kane-Darling, Lead Editor of Speech & Topical at…

Read More

Join Ken Bruce for Popmaster live

It’s the biggest quiz on the radio, and on the 23rd September you could be playing a very special edition of Popmaster live in…

Read More

Women in Radio Event in Edinburgh

The Radio Academy Scotland Branch is delighted to bring you details of our next event. Women in Radio will look at the careers of…

Read More

Sean Childerley to stand down

The Radio Academy has announced that Managing Director Sean Childerley is to step down from his role, in order to facilitate the changing needs…

Read More

RADIO FESTIVAL CONFIRMS HOSTS

Radio 5 Live’s Drive show presenter pairing of Anna Foster and Tony Livesey will be the hosts of this year’s Radio Festival, with Frank…

Read More

SEARCH FOR 30 UNDER 30 LAUNCHED AT RADIO FESTIVAL

The annual search for the brightest talent from across the radio and audio industry got underway at this year’s Radio Festival with the launch…

Read More

30 UNDER 30 – DEADLINE 23rd JUNE

The annual search for the brightest talent from across the radio and audio industry comes to a close this weekend, at midnight on 23rd June….

Read More

Copyright © 2019 Radio Academy. All Rights Reserved.