The winners of the Regional Press Awards for 2010

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YOUNG JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

Ryan Crighton, The Press and Journal
Claire Duffin, Derby Telegraph
Matthew Holehouse, The Herald, Glasgow
Joe Shute, Yorkshire Post
Dan Warburton, NCJ Media
Chris Watt, Herald and Times, Glasgow

Dan Warburton

WINNER
Dan Warburton
NCJ Media

Entry One
Two
Three

BUSINESS AND FINANCE JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

Simon Bain, The Herald, Glasgow
Jon Griffin, Birmingham Mail
Robin Johnson, Derby Telegraph
Catherine Lea, Hull Daily Mail
Owen McAteer, The Northern Echo
Michael Ribbeck, Bristol Evening Post

Jon Griffin

WINNER
Jon Griffin
Birmingham Mail

Entry One
Two
Three

SPECIALIST WRITER OF THE YEAR

Ciaran Barnes, Crime Reporter, Sunday Life
Alison Dayani, Health Correspondent, Birmingham Mail
Tom Dowling, Disability, All Together NOW!
Nicky Harley, Court Reporter, Hull Daily Mail
Shaun Lintern, Health Correspondent, Express & Star, Wolverhampton
Vicki Mathias, Health Reporter, Bristol Evening Post
Becky Sheaves, Food and Drink Editor, Western Morning News
Charles Walker, Local Government, Nottingham Post

Ciaran Barnes

WINNER
Ciaran Barnes
Sunday Life
 

Entry One
Two
Three

FEATURE WRITER OF THE YEAR

Laura Davis, Liverpool Daily Post
Lee Marlow, Leicester Mercury
Rod Mc Phee, Yorkshire Evening Post
David O’Dornan, Sunday Life
Dave Owens, Media Wales
Adam Wakelin, Leicester Mercury
Gail Walker, Belfast Telegraph

Adam Wakelin

WINNER
Adam Wakelin
Leicester Mercury

Entry One
Two
Three

COLUMNIST OF THE YEAR

Gavin Aitchison, The Press, York
Simon Carr, Southern Daily Echo
John Connery, News Letter, Ulster
Colin Drury, The Star, Sheffield
Ian Midgley, Hull Daily Mail
Erik Petersen, Nottingham Post

Colin Drury

WINNER
Colin Drury
The Star, Sheffield

Entry One
Two
Three

WEEKLY SPORTS JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

Jon Colman, The Cumberland News
Chris Harby, Melton Times
Amanda Little, The Cumberland News
Eric Mackinnon, West Lothian Courier
Colin Paterson, Airdrie & Coatbridge Advertiser
David Powell, North Devon Journal

David Powell

WINNER
David Powell
North Devon Journal

Entry One
Two
Three

DAILY/SUNDAY SPORTS JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

Paul Abbandonato, Media Wales
Jon Colman, News and Star, Carlisle
Andy Cryer, Lancashire Telegraph
John Gibson, Evening Chronicle, Newcastle
James Robson, Manchester Evening News
Martin Smith, The Star, Sheffield
Anthony Vickers, Evening Gazette, Middlesbrough

Jon Colman

WINNER
Jon Colman
News & Star

Entry One
Two
Three

WEEKLY PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

Ian Cooper, Chester Chronicle
Stephen Garnett, Craven Herald
Chris Gleave, Manchester Evening News and Weekly Group
Sean Hansford, Rochdale Observer
Stuart Vance, West Lothian Courier
Stuart Walker, The Cumberland News

Chris Gleave

WINNER
Chris Gleave
Manchester Evening News Weekly Group
 

Entry One
Two
Three

DAILY/SUNDAY PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

Christopher Booth, The Northern Echo
Anthony Chappel-Ross, The Press, York
Matthew Horwood, Media Wales
Gareth Jones, Liverpool Daily Post and Echo
Mark McCormick, Sunday Life
Liz Pearce, Media Wales

Mark McCormick

WINNER
Mark McCormick
Sunday Life

Entry One
Two
Three

DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

Ian Bond, Hull Daily Mail
Neil Cammies, Media Wales
Peter Devine, Manchester Evening News
Alan Formby-Jackson, Evening Gazette, Middlesbrough
Angela Swann, Oxford Mail
Doug Young, NCJ Media

Ian Bond

WINNER
Ian Bond
Hull Daily Mail
 

Entry One
Two
Three

DIGITAL INNOVATION OF THE YEAR

Birmingham Mail Communities, Birmingham Mail
Greater Manchester Police 24, Manchester Evening News
How YOU will bear the brunt of the cuts, Manchester Evening News
Hunt for Raoul Moat, NCJ Media Newcastle
The Pinkun Norwich, The Pinkun, Norwich (www.pinkun.com)
Virtual Reality Museum of Norfolk, Eastern Daily Press

Manchester Evening News

WINNER
Manchester Evening News
Police 24

Entry One
Two
Three

SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT OF THE YEAR

250th Anniversary, Bath Chronicle
140th Anniversary, Eastern Daily Press
Election Saturday Special, Ham & High
Sportsdesk, Oxford Mail
All Ireland Football Final, The Irish News
Farewell to the Ark, The News, Portsmouth

The News Portsmouth

WINNER
Farewell To The Ark
Portsmouth

Entry One

SUPPLEMENT OF THE YEAR

Banter Magazine, Bristol Evening Post
Crime Files, Birmingham Mail
City Life, Manchester Evening News
The Pink Un, Eastern Daily Press
The Weekend, Gloucestershire Echo
Weekend Magazine, Belfast Telegraph
Western Mail Magazine, Western Mail

Richard Coulter

WINNER
Banter
Bristol Evening Post

Entry One 
Two
Three

WEEKLY REPORTER OF THE YEAR

Anthony Bonnici, West Briton 
Paul Francis, The Kent Messenger 
Charlotte Richardson, Weston, Worle & Somerset Mercury 
John Siddle, Trinity Mirror Merseyside Weeklies 
Lui Straccia, Luton & Dunstable Express 
Janine Yaqoob, Trinity Mirror Merseyside Weeklies 

Paul Francis

WINNER
Paul Francis
Kent Messenger

Entry One
Two
Three

DAILY/SUNDAY REPORTER OF THE YEAR

Bimpe Archer, The Irish News 
Adam Aspinall, Sunday Mercury 
Ben Kendall, Eastern Daily Press
Allison Morris, The Irish News 
Jeanette Oldham, Sunday Mercury 
Martin Shipton, Media Wales
Dan Thompson, Manchester Evening News 

Allison Morris

WINNER
Allison Morris
The Irish News

Entry One
Two
Three

FRONT PAGE OF THE YEAR

Temper Graffiti, Birmingham Post
Help Us Grow, Bristol Evening Post
A Day When Derry Changed, Derry News
Get In, Evening Chronicle, Newcastle
Our City Divided, Manchester Evening News
Hurricane’s Epitaph, Sunday Life
The Gull Menace, The Bath Chronicle

R Stokes

WINNER
Help Us Grow
Bristol Evening Post

Entry

SCOOP OF THE YEAR

Mary Griffin, Woman caught dumping cat in wheelie bin, Coventry Telegraph
Shaun Jepson, We find the runaway sex friend, Derby Telegraph
Keeley Knowles, Teen banned from US over Obama hate mail, Bedfordshire on Sunday
Jeanette Oldham, Asylum missing millions, Sunday Mercury
Martin Shipton, Long List of S4C TV shows with zero viewers, Media Wales
Lui Straccia, Pakistan Murder trial accused living on benefits, Luton and Dunstable Express

Jeanette Oldham

WINNER
Jeanette Oldham
Sunday Mercury

Entry

CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR

Give Water, Give Life, Derby Telegraph
Make it Marham, Eastern Daily Press
End the Indignity, Evening News, Norwich
You Saved Tea Bar, Greenock Telegraph
Air Angels, Sunday Sun
Jet Set NHS, The Irish News
Safety Net, The Northern Echo
Communities in Need, Yorkshire Post

Norwich Evening News

WINNER
End the Indignity
Norwich Evening News

Entry One
Two
Three

WEEKLY NEWSPAPER (BELOW 20,000)

Bath Chronicle
Derry News
Ham & High
Northumberland Gazette
Oxford Times
The Cornishman

WINNER
Derry News

Entry One
Two
Three

WEEKLY NEWSPAPER (ABOVE 20,000)

Cumberland News
Essex Chronicle
North Devon Journal
Somerset County Gazette
South London PressChester Chronicle 

WINNER: Essex Chronicle

WINNER
Essex Chronicle

Entry One
Two
Three

DAILY/SUNDAY NEWSPAPER (BELOW 25,000)

Cambridge News 
Evening Star, Ipswich 
Lincolnshire Echo 
News & Star, Carlisle 
Oxford Mail 
The Gazette, Blackpool  

WINNER
News & Star, Carlisle

Entry One
Two
Three

DAILY/SUNDAY NEWSPAPER (ABOVE 25,000)

East Anglian Daily Times
Press & Journal
The Irish News
The Journal
Sunday Life
Yorkshire Post

WINNER
The Irish News

Entry One 
Two
Three

REGIONAL NEWSPAPER OF THE YEAR

The winner of this award is chosen by a panel of senior judges from the entries made to the Daily and Weekly categories.
 

WINNER
The Irish News

Entry One 
Two
Three

 

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