The 2021 Community Radio Awards

The winning entries to the 2021 Community Radio Awards are listed below:

Station of the Year

  • Gold - Pride Radio
  • Silver - Heartland FM
  • Bronze - Sheppey FM

Female Presenter of the Year

  • Gold - Suzie “Sparkles” Steven, LCR FM 103.6
  • Silver - Katherine Liley, Heartland FM
  • Bronze - Amelia Slaughter, Marlow FM

Male Presenter of the Year

  • Gold - Lewis Bowden, BFBS Catterick
  • Silver - Kev Lawrence, PCR103.2FM
  • Bronze - Ste Greenall, Black Cat Radio

Community Show of the Year

  • Gold - Christmas Day Radio Festival of Carols and Readings, Black Country Radio
  • Silver - The Kev Lawrence Breakfast Show, PCR103.2FM
  • Bronze - A Space to Speak your Mind, Source FM

Live Event or Outside Broadcast of the Year

  • Gold - The Falmouth Remembrance Service, Source FM
  • Silver - The Marlow Christmas Drive-In, Marlow FM
  • Bronze - Scottish Parliamentary Elections 2021, Heartland FM

Entertainment Show of the Year

  • Bronze - Lewis Bowden’s Afternoon Show, BFBS Catterick
  • Silver - Natasha Reneaux Entertainment Show, BFBS Aldershot
  • Gold - Switch Radio’s Christmas Crackers, Switch Radio

Speech & Journalism of the Year

  • Gold - Down on the Farm, Spark Sunderland
  • Silver - Dad raises funds for MIND, in memory of his son, Black Cat Radio
  • Bronze - One Voice Radio Series: Chinese life in Britain, allfm

Arts & Creative Radio of the Year

  • Gold - Beginning Of The End, Radio LaB 97.1FM
  • Silver - The Spooky Hour by The Saturday Writers & Jonathan Pagden, Wycombe Sound
  • Bronze - Camelot, Chelmsford Community Radio

Specialist Music Show of the Year

  • Gold - Dance Revolution Chart of the Year 2020, Spark Sunderland
  • Silver - The Rock Shop with Michelle Livings, Marlow FM
  • Bronze - Around the World, Lisburn’s 98FM

Sports Show of the Year

  • Gold - Daily Life with Rajani, Awaz FM
  • Silver - Sports+, Purbeck Coast FM
  • Bronze - K107 Saturday Sports Show, K107FM

Volunteer of the Year

  • Bronze - Kevin Ridgeon, Andover Radio
  • Silver - Andy Rankine, Drystone Radio
  • Gold - Nigel Dallard, Winchester Radio

Sage Person of the Year (over 60)

  • Bronze - Susie Mathis, Wythenshawe FM
  • Silver - Moz Walsh, allfm
  • Gold - Kelvin Currie, Vectis Radio

Young Person of the Year (under 25)

  • Bronze - Aimee Cordwell, Sheppey FM
  • Silver - Yanis Kerampran, Ipswich Community Radio
  • Gold - Lewis Allsopp, Erewash Sound

Newcomer (new to radio in last 12 months)

  • Gold - Ashleigh Kennan-Bryce, Heartland FM
  • Silver - Amelia Salmons, Erewash Sound
  • Bronze - Flight Sergeant James Bruce, BFBS Brize Norton

Innovation of the Year

  • Gold - 12 Communities One Bristol, BCfm Radio
  • Silver - Short Breaks in Lockdown, The 4Ps Radio Training School, Vectis Radio
  • Bronze - A Space to Speak your Mind, SourceFM

Covid and Community Response

  • Gold - Hidden Heroes, Marlow’s Quiet Night In, and more, Marlow FM
  • Silver - Covid Response, BFBS Aldershot
  • Bronze - Coronavirus Update, Gateway 97.8

Digital or RSL Station of The Year

  • Gold - Radio Wanno, HMP Wandsworth
  • Silver - Petersfield’s Shine Radio, Petersfield’s Shine Radio
  • Bronze - Ocean Youth Radio

Podcast of the Year

  • Gold - The Alfred Daily Podcast, This is Alfred
  • Silver - Rough Diamonds: True Colours, DWS AUDIO
  • Bronze - 12 Communities One Bristol, BCfm Radio