Radio Production Awards – live coverage

Folded Wing have been named ┬áIndie of the year at the Radio Academy’s Radio Production Awards.

There were also four prizes for Somethin’ Else and two for The Wireless Theatre Company’s Mariele Runacre Temple.

The winners were announced at the 229 The Venue in Central London at an event hosted by 6 Music presenter and Now Show contributor Jon Holmes.

The Radio Production Awards were set up by the Radio Academy and the Radio Independents Group to reward achievement by individual producers and production companies demonstrated by work created and delivered during the previous 12 months.

Despite leading the nominations with 8 nods, UBC Media didn’t win any of the awards tonight. Folded Wing – who’s flagship production is Jamie Cullum’s show for Radio 2 – took the Gold prize in the Indie of the Year category, beating Somethin’ Else and Ten Alps into second and third places respectively.

Here’s the list of winners in full:

Best Documentary/Feature Maker
Russell Finch – Somethin’ Else

Best Entertainment Producer
Mariele Runacre Temple – The Wireless Theatre Company

Best Music Entertainment Producer
Claire Neal – Somethin’ Else

Best Live Music (Concert)
Peggy Sutton – Somethin’ Else

Best Live Music (Studio)
Dean Woodcock – Absolute Radio

Best Online/Multi-Platform Creator
Mariele Runacre Temple – The Wireless Theatre Company

Best Drama Producer
Polly Thomas – Somethin’ Else

Best Newcomer
Cathy FitzGerald – Rockethouse Productions Ltd/BBC World Service

Best Creative
talkSPORT Creative (Imaging)

Best Readings Producer
Jill Waters – The Waters Company

Best Sound Designer
Peregrine Andrews – Moving Air Audio Productions

Indie of the Year
Bronze – Ten Alps
Silver – Somethin’ Else
Gold – Folded Wing



Posted on Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 7:00 pm by RadioToday UK

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