U.K.'s Arqiva Awards Nominees Announced
May 6, 2010 at 4:32 AM (PT)
The nominations for the U.K.'s 2010 ARQIVA COMMERCIAL RADIO AWARDS have been announced, and national Rock station ABSOLUTE RADIO led the individual station pack with six nominations and BAUER RADIO led group owners with 14 nominations, one ahead of ABSOLUTE RADIO's corporate 13.
Presenter (small market): RADIO CARMARTHENSHIRE's TOMMO, DEARNE FM/RIDINGS FM's KEV WILSON, and MORAY FIRTH RADIO's KNOXY
Presenter (mid-sized market): 106 JACK FM's TREVOR MARSHALL, 96.3 RADIO AIRE's RICH WILLIAMS, HEART 97.6's RICHARD STRAFFON
Presenter (large market): ABSOLUTE RADIO's GEOFF LLOYD, ABSOLUTE RADIO's DAVE GORMAN, REAL RADIO SCOTLAND's EWEN CAMERON and ALAN ROUGH
Programmer: ABSOLUTE RADIO's CLIVE DICKENS, RADIO FORTH's DUNCAN CAMPBELL, RADIO CITY 96.7/LIVERPOOL's EUAN MCMORROW
Newcomer: 107.6 BANBURY SOUND's LUCY JONES, HEART NETWORK's EMMA BUNTON, and REAL RADIO's ELEANOR NOAKES
Journalist/News: BAUER RADIO SCOTLAND's COLIN MACKAY, the DEARNE FM/RIDINGS FM news team, the REAL RADIO NORTH WEST news team
Station (small): 106.4 ANDOVER SOUND, MANSFIELD 103.2, MORAY FIRTH RADIO
Station (mid): 106 JACK FM, RED DRAGON, THE BAY
Station (large): ABSOLUTE RADIO, HALLAM FM, WAVE 105
Digital station: FUN KIDS, GAYDAR RADIO, PLANET ROCK
Breakfast show: ABSOLUTE RADIO's CHRISTIAN O'CONNELL, GALAXY NORTH EAST's STEVE AND KAREN, LBC/LONDON's NICK FERRARI
Special programme: 106 JACK FM's "ALI BOOKER's Cancer Diaries," 95.8 CAPITAL FM's "Live from the Summertime Ball," ABSOLUTE RADIO's "ABSOLUTE RADIO at the BAFTAS"
Feature: HEART 102.3's "HEART's Love in an Elevator," LINCS FM's "LINCS FM's Band Camp," RADIO CITY 96.7's "The Afghan Diaries -- On the Front Line"
Specialist programme: 102.5 RADIO PEMBROKESHIRE's "FRIDAY Night Sport Show with BILL AND BEN," MORAY FIRTH RADIO's MARION SCOTT, OXFORD's FM107.9's "Girls Talk"
Social action: OXFORD's FM107.9's "Giving for Living," REAL RADIO NORTH WEST's "REAL RADIO Websafe," REAL RADIO-SMOOTH RADIO-ROCK RADIO's "Help for Heroes Day"
Marketing: HALLAM FM's "Get Me To The Church On Time 2," REAL RADIO NETWORK's "The REAL RADIO Renegade," REAL RADIO NORTH EAST, NORTH WEST AND YORKSHIRE's "Kids Out for Summer with Change 4 Life"
Local sales: GLOBAL RADIO BIRNINGHAM, THE BAY, WAVE 105
Imaging: 106 JACK FM, KISS NETWORK, REAL RADIO NORTH EAST
Technical innovation: 95.8 CAPITAL FM's "The Big Top 40 Show," ABSOLUTE RADIO's DABBI, GLOBAL RADIO's "RadioVIS System"
National Sales Team: BAUER RADIO, GMG, GTN
Winners will be announced JUNE 17th in LONDON.