UK bags 75 nominations in New York Festivals Radio Awards

The UK is leading the shortlist for this year’s New York Festivals Radio Awards with 75 entries in total.

Shortlisted global broadcasters include the BBC, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, CBS News Radio, NBC News, RTÉ Ireland, Deutsche Welle (DW), Australian Broadcasting Corporation, and Mediacorp.

Nominees in the UK include the BBC, Bauer, Global, Radiocentre, plus a number of independent production houses and stations.

U.Me: The Musical by Magnum Opus Broadcasting has nominations in four categories for its broadcast on BBC World Service, The Skewer, by Unusual Productions, has nominations in three categories, whilst Magic at the Musicals by TBI Media is featured in two.

See the full list here by searching on the page for United Kingdom, or scroll down to see it.

All Entries in the 2022 competition were judged online by NYF’s Radio Awards Grand Jury of 200+ producers, directors, writers, and other creative media professionals from around the globe and judged on the following set of criteria: production values, creativity, content presentation, direction, writing, achievement of purpose and audience suitability.

Award-winning entries will be announced during the New York Festivals 2022 Storytellers Gala virtual event on April 26th.

Ireland has 56 nominations in the competition – you can see the shortlist via RadioToday Ireland.

 

ENTRANT
TITLE
CATEGORIES
6Foot6 Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
King Louis The First Of Britain
Documentary: Biography/Profiles
Absolute Radio
UNITED KINGDOM
The Saints Are Coming
Documentary: Music
Almost Tangible
UNITED KINGDOM
Fits and Starts: A Memoir of Living with Epilepsy
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Nonfiction
B7 Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Barred
Digital: Best Digital Drama Program
B7 Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Barred
Craft: Best Director
B7 Media
UNITED KINGDOM
The Effect
Podcasts: Drama Podcast
Bauer Media NI
UNITED KINGDOM
Stuart Banford
Programming Format: Best Country Format
BBC Audio/Nemone Metaxas
UNITED KINGDOM
Journeys In Sound (Series 3): Self Esteem (Rebecca Lucy Taylor)
Entertainment: Best Music Special
BBC NI
UNITED KINGDOM
Year 21
Documentary: History
BBC NI
UNITED KINGDOM
Year 21
Podcasts: Education Podcast
BBC Radio 4
UNITED KINGDOM
Mina Smallman, For All Women
NEWS: REPORTS/FEATURES: Best Human Interest Story
BBC Radio 4
UNITED KINGDOM
Today, Guest Editors 2021
NEWS: REPORTS/FEATURES: BEST NEWS FEATURE
BBC Scotland
UNITED KINGDOM
BBC Radio Scotland’s Climate Tales
Entertainment: Best Children/Young Adult Program
BBC Scotland
UNITED KINGDOM
BBC Radio Scotland’s Climate Tales
Entertainment: Best Special Event
BBC Sounds & BBC Radio 5 Live
UNITED KINGDOM
Gangster (Season 1)
Podcasts: Serialized Podcast
BBC Sounds & BBC Radio 5 Live
UNITED KINGDOM
Gangster (Season 1)
Podcasts: Narrative/Documentary Podcast
BBC Sounds & BBC Radio 5 Live
UNITED KINGDOM
Have You Heard George’s Podcast?
Documentary: Music
BBC Sounds & BBC Radio 5 Live
UNITED KINGDOM
Have You Heard George’s Podcast?
Podcasts: Culture & The Arts Podcast
BBC Sounds & BBC Radio 5 Live
UNITED KINGDOM
Have You Heard George’s Podcast?
Podcasts: Narrative/Documentary Podcast
BBC Sounds & BBC Radio 5 Live
UNITED KINGDOM
Sport’s Strangest Crimes (Season 1 – Allen Stanford: The Man Who Bought Cricket)
Documentary: Sports & Recreation
Fresh Air Production
UNITED KINGDOM
Taking Apart Terror
Documentary: National Or International Affairs
Fresh Air Production
UNITED KINGDOM
The Big Steal
Podcasts: Narrative/Documentary Podcast
Fresh Air Production
UNITED KINGDOM
The Global Safety Podcast
Podcasts: Social Justice Podcast
Global Academy
UNITED KINGDOM
B149 BEST STUDENT DRAMA PROGRAM
Student: Best Student Drama Program
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Children’s
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder
Audio Books: Best Narration – Ensemble
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
Einstein the Penguin
Audio Books: Best Narration – Solo
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
Gangsta Granny Strikes Again
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Children’s
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
Lord of the Rings
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Fiction
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
Lord of the Rings
Audio Books: Best Narration – Solo
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
Magpie
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Fiction
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
Of This Our Country
Audio Books: Best Narration – Ensemble
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
The Batch Lady: 10 Meals in 1 Hour
Craft: Best Innovation
HarperCollins Publishers
UNITED KINGDOM
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Children’s
Howlett Media Productions Ltd.
UNITED KINGDOM
The Let It Be Story
Documentary: Music
Loftus Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Addicted to Food
Podcasts: Health Podcast
Magnum Opus Broadcasting
UNITED KINGDOM
In The Studio – The Making Of U.Me: The Musical
Documentary: Culture & The Arts
Magnum Opus Broadcasting
UNITED KINGDOM
U.Me: The Musical
Craft: Best Original Music
Magnum Opus Broadcasting
UNITED KINGDOM
U.Me: The Musical
Entertainment: Best Music Special
Magnum Opus Broadcasting
UNITED KINGDOM
U.Me: The Musical
Craft: Best Narration
Magnum Opus Broadcasting
UNITED KINGDOM
U.Me: The Musical
Craft: Best Sound
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
A Slow Fire Burning
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Fiction
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
Keisha the Sket
Audio Books: Best Narration – Ensemble
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
Many Different Kinds of Love
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Nonfiction
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
Silverview
Audio Books: Best Narration – Solo
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
The Crossing
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Children’s
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
The Whistling
Audio Books: Best Audio Book – Fiction
Penguin Random House UK
UNITED KINGDOM
What It Feels Like for a Girl
Audio Books: Best Narration – Solo
Radiocentre
UNITED KINGDOM
Mental Health Minute
Promotion Spots, Opens & IDs: PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT PROMOTION
Soundscape Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
King Frank and the Knights of the Ecoquest
Craft: Best Writing
Soundscape Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
King Frank and the Knights of the Ecoquest
Entertainment: Best Children/Young Adult Program
Spark – The University of Sunderland
UNITED KINGDOM
Down On The Farm
Student: Best Student Documentary
Spark – The University of Sunderland
UNITED KINGDOM
My Dear William
Student: Best Student Drama Program
Steve Bailey / Plan A Productions Ltd
UNITED KINGDOM
My Dyspraxic Life
Craft: Best Writing
Steve Bailey / Plan A Productions Ltd
UNITED KINGDOM
My Dyspraxic Life
Craft: Best Editing
TBI Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Claudia Winkleman
Entertainment: Best Entertainment Magazine
TBI Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Claudia Winkleman
On-Air Talent: Best Radio Personality: Network/Syndicated
TBI Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Dub Revolution: The King Tubby Story
Documentary: Biography/Profiles
TBI Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Magic at the Musicals
Entertainment: Best Music Special
TBI Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Magic at the Musicals
Entertainment: Best Special Event
Tortoise Media
UNITED KINGDOM
Sweet Bobby
Podcasts: Narrative/Documentary Podcast
Unusual Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
Rockanory
Podcasts: Comedy Podcast
Unusual Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
Rockanory
Entertainment: Best Regularly Scheduled Comedy Program
Unusual Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
Rockanory
Craft: Best Writing
Unusual Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
The Skewer
Entertainment: Best Regularly Scheduled Comedy Program
Unusual Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
The Skewer
Craft: Best Innovation
Unusual Productions
UNITED KINGDOM
The Skewer
Entertainment: Sound Art
We Are Grape Ltd
UNITED KINGDOM
Songs From Amy’s Jukebox
Entertainment: Best Music Special
WIZZFX
UNITED KINGDOM
BBC RADIO 1 XTRA’S COSMIC WIND DOWN
Promotion Spots, Opens & IDs: Program ID
Posted on Friday, April 1st, 2022 at 11:18 am by RadioToday UK

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