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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.

Read the full nominees.  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

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