Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 


RRNZ Dominates Spoken Programme Categories in Radio Awards


Radio New Zealand Dominates Spoken Programme Categories 2014 New Zealand Radio Awards

Radio New Zealand has won all four categories in the Best Spoken Programmes section of the 2014 New Zealand Radio Awards announced this evening. Radio New Zealand has also won both New Zealand Produced Music Programme Awards.

Other significant awards include Peter Fowler for Best Individual Radio Journalist and Stephen Hewson for Best Individual Sports Journalist.

Radio New Zealand Winners:

Individual Radio Journalist of the Year Peter Fowler

Best Music Feature Gareth Watkins for Carmen I Am Here, I Am Me

Best Recorded Live Music Event Nick Atkinson and Andre Upston for Silver Scrolls 2013

Best Documentary or Feature Programme Justin Gregory for Tim Prebble

Best Daily or Weekly Feature under 1 Hour Nick Atkinson for The Music Mix

Best Daily or Weekly Feature over 1 Hour The Morning Report Team for Morning Report

Best Dramatic Production Adam Macaulay and the drama team for The Train Set

Best Individual Sports Journalist Stephen Hewson

Best Studio or Outside Broadcast Recording Adrian Hollay for Messa Da Requium NZSO Concert

The New Zealand Radio Awards celebrate the very best in New Zealand radio and are open to all commercial and non- commercial stations.

The award announcements come after the latest Nielsen Media Trends research report confirmed that Radio New Zealand National was the top ranking radio station in New Zealand for the third successive year in 2013.

Ends

Radio New Zealand National and Radio New Zealand Concert are funded through New Zealand On Air

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

Architecture:
Ian Athfield Dies In Wellington

New Zealand Institute of Architects: It is with great sadness that we inform Members that Sir Ian Athfield, one of New Zealand's finest architects, has passed away in Wellington. More>>

ALSO:

Wellington Production: New-Look Tracy Brothers Are F.A.B.

ITV and New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures today released an exclusive preview of the new-look Tracy brothers from this year’s hotly anticipated new series, Thunderbirds Are Go. More>>

ALSO:

Cardinal Numbers:
Pope Francis Names Archbishop From NZ Among New Cardinals

Announcing a list of bishops to be made Cardinals in February Pope Francis named Archbishop John Dew, Archbishop of Wellington, overnight from Rome. On hearing the news of the announcement, Archbishop John Dew said "This news is recognition of the Catholic Church in Aotearoa New Zealand, and the contribution it makes to the global Catholic family." More>>

ALSO:

Nomenclature: Charlotte And Oliver Top Baby Names For 2014

Charlotte and Oliver were the most popular names for newborn girls and boys in 2014... The top 100 girls’ and boys’ names make up a small proportion of the more than 12,000 unique first names registered for children born this year, says Jeff Montgomery, Registrar-General of Births, Deaths and Marriage. More>>

Werewolf: Katniss Joins The News Team

From the outset, the Hunger Games series has dwelt obsessively on the ways that media images infiltrate our public and personal lives... From that grim starting point, Mockingjay Part One takes the process a few stages further. There is very little of the film that does not involve the characters (a) being on screens (b) making propaganda footage to be screened and (c) reacting to what other characters have been doing on screens. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: Ko Witi Te Kaituhituhi

Witi Ihimaera, the distinguished Māori author and the first Māori to publish a book of short stories and a novel, has adopted a new genre with his latest book. But despite its subtitle, this book is a great deal more than a memoir of childhood. More>>

Werewolf: Rescuing Paul Robeson

Would it be any harder these days, for the US government to destroy the career of a famous American entertainer and disappear them from history – purely because of their political beliefs? You would hope so. In 1940, Paul Robeson – a gifted black athlete, singer, film star, Shakespearean actor and orator – was one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. More>>

ALSO:

"Not A Competition... A Quest": Chapman Tripp Theatre Award Winners

Big winners on the night were Equivocation (Promising Newcomer, Best Costume, Best Director and Production of the Year), Kiss the Fish (Best Music Composition, Outstanding New NZ Play and Best Supporting Actress), and Watch (Best Set, Best Sound Design and Outstanding Performance). More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
Culture
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news