SONY RADIO ACADEMY AWARDS 2003
GOLD WINNERS

THE SPORTS AWARD
GOLD: Football Finance: The Bankrupt Game
Station: BBC Radio News for Five Live

THE COMPETITION AWARD
GOLD: Caravan Of Doom
Station: GWR/Creation Group Production for 102.7 Hereward FM

THE COMMUNITY AWARD
GOLD: Altogether Now
Station: BBC Radio Leeds

THE SPEECH AWARD
GOLD: Stark Talk: Joe Simpson
Station: Stark Productions for BBC Radio Scotland

THE FEATURE AWARD
GOLD: The Troubles With Drugs
Station: All Out Productions for BBC Radio 1

THE COMEDY AWARD
GOLD: Just A Minute
Station: BBC Radio Entertainment for Radio 4

THE EVENT AWARD
GOLD: Cheltenham Festival
Station: BBC Sport for Five Live

THE SHORT FORM AWARD
GOLD: On Saying Goodbye
Station: BBC Radio & Music: Factual for Radio 4

THE MUSIC PROGRAMMING AWARD - single programmes
GOLD: Dominic Mohan - The Who Special
Station: Virgin Radio

THE ‘MUSIC SPECIAL’ AWARD
GOLD: Axles, Engines, Music And Motown
Station: BBC Wales Music for Radio 4

THE STATION SOUND AWARD
GOLD: BBC 7

THE BREAKFAST MUSIC AWARD
GOLD: Christian O’Connell’s Breakfast Show
Station: Xfm

THE MUSIC PROGRAMMING AWARD - daily sequences
GOLD: Late Junction
Station: BBC Radio 3

THE SPECIALIST MUSIC AWARD
GOLD: Bobby Friction & Nihal Presents
Station: BBC Radio 1

THE INTERACTION AWARD
GOLD: The Stephen Nolan Show
Station: Belfast City Beat

THE NEWS PROGRAMME AWARD
GOLD: File on 4: Cot Deaths
Station: BBC Current Affairs for Radio 4

THE NEWS OUTPUT AWARD
GOLD: Andy Whittaker's Breakfast Show
Station: Radio Derby Newsroom for BBC Radio Derby

THE NEWS COVERAGE AWARD
GOLD: Today Programme: Ethiopian Famine
Station: BBC Radio News for Radio 4

THE ENTERTAINMENT AWARD
GOLD: The Jonathan Ross Show
Station: BBC Radio 2 & Off The Kerb Productions for Radio 2

THE DRAMA AWARD
GOLD: Runt

Station: BBC Radio Drama for BBC World Service

THE SPEECH BROADCASTER AWARD
GOLD: Stephen Nolan
Station: Belfast City Beat

THE NEWS BROADCASTER AWARD
GOLD: Mark Murphy
Station: BBC Radio Suffolk

THE MUSIC BROADCASTER AWARD
GOLD: Paul Gambaccini
Station: Howlett Media Productions &
Unique The Production Company for BBC Radio 2

THE 2002 AWARD
Jonathan Ross

STATION OF THE YEAR with an audience under 300,000
GOLD: FM103 Horizon

STATION OF THE YEAR with an audience between 300,000
to 1 million

GOLD: Pirate FM

STATION OF THE YEAR with an audience over 1 million plus
GOLD: BBC Radio Ulster

STATION OF THE YEAR Digital Terrestrial
GOLD: Saga Radio

UK STATION OF THE YEAR
GOLD: BBC Radio 4

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION GOLD AWARD
John Humphrys