PPI Radio Awards 2013 – the winners list

The late Henry Owens has been remembered as the PPI Radio Awards got underway in Kilkenny, where the Irish radio industry gathered for the annual bash.

The first award of the evening went to Today FM’s Ian Dempsey who was given a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Ocean FM and Today FM took home the most Golds with five each, followed by FM104 with four and 98fm with two. In total, RTÉ won six and the BBC got three.

And below you’ll see all the Gold Winners only till we get the full list for you from PPI Radio Award HQ..

A: Music Programming Awards

1: General Music Programme

Dermot & Dave  »  98FM


2: Specialist Music Programme

The Global Village  »  Radio Kerry


3: Breakfast Programme

FM104′s Strawberry Alarm Clock  »  FM104


4: Music Special

Paddy at the Proms  »  Ocean fm


5: New Irish Music/Musical Talent Programming

Icon – Songwriter Special  »  Phantom 105.2


B: News and Sports Programming Awards

1: News Story

Today with Pat Kenny – We live in a toilet  »  RTÉ Radio 1


2: News Bulletin

98FM News  »  98FM


3: News Programme

The Snow  »  BBC Radio Ulster


4: Current Affairs Programme

South East Radio’s No phone, No Facebook Friday  »  South East Radio


5: Sports Story

Superhuman Paralympics  »  RTÉ Radio 1


6: Sports Programme

Premier League  »  Today FM


C: Speech Programming Awards

1: Documentary

Doc on One – “Take no more”  »  Grey Heron Media for RTÉ Radio 1


2: Short Feature

The Listening Project  »  BBC Radio Ulster


3: Magazine Programme

Lazy Afternoon  »  Ocean fm


4: Drama

Mary Motorhead  »  Ocean fm


5: Specialist Speech Programme

Paddy at the Proms  »  Ocean fm


6: Craoltóireacht le Gaeilge

UFOnna i Mainistir na Buille  »  Ocean fm


7: Interactive Speech Programme

Liveline – Savita – Women who walked in her shoes and survived  »  RTÉ Radio 1


D: General Awards

1: Community/Social Action

Shave or Dye  »  Today FM


2: On-Air Competition/Promotion

iPaddy  »  Spin 103.8


3: Station Imaging

Today FM


4: Entertainment Inserts

FM104′s Strawberry Alarm Clock  »  FM104


5: Multi-Platform

FM104 Phone Show  »  FM104


E: People Awards

1: Music Broadcaster of the Year

Jim Jim Nugent  »  FM104


2: Radio DJ

Eoghain Fitz  »  Spin South West


3: Specialist Music Broadcaster of the Year

Colm O’Sullivan  »  Today FM


4: News Broadcaster of the Year

Sarah Brett  »  BBC Radio Foyle


5: News Reporter of the Year

Eric Clarke  »  Limerick’s Live 95fm


6: Sports Broadcaster of the Year

Ger Gilroy  »  Newstalk 106-108fm


7: Speech Broadcaster of the year

Vincent Woods  »  RTÉ Radio 1


8: Newcomer Award

Louise Denvir  »  RTÉ Radio 1





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