Here are the Gold winners from the 2017 Community Radio Awards.

Community Development Project of the Year – Mackem Craic – Spark FM

Station of the Year – Wycombe Sound

Female Presenter of the Year –  Louise Croombs – TamesideRadio

Male Presenter of the Year – Mark Blackman – Wirral Radio and Canalside Radio

Community Show of the Year – The Midweek Sportsbar – BCfm Radio


Live Event or Outside Broadcast of the Year – Tour de Yorkshire – Drystone Radio

Entertainment Show of the Year – The Kieran Poole Sessions – Miskin Radio


Speech and Journalism of the Year – Rough Sleep – Tameside Radio

Arts and Creative Radio of the Year – Folkestone Life, A Sound Art Project – Academy FM Folkestone

Specialist Music Show of the Year – The Urban LP – CSR FM

Sports Show of the Year – Sportsbyte – Spark FM


Volunteer of the Year – Jack Bee – Sheppey 92.2 FM



Young Person of the Year (under 25) – Rachel Price – Forces Radio BFBS Northern Ireland

Sage Person of the Year (over 60) – Harry Haward – Resonance FM

Newcomer (new to radio in the last 12 months) – Mark Jarvis – Erewash Sound


Innovation Award – Building an Audience using Facebook Live – Spark FM


Podcast of the Year – Radio Wanno – Radio Wanno (HMP Wandsworth)