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Congratulations to the RTS Programme Awards Nominees!

The nominees for the 2017 RTS Programme Awards in partnership with Audio Network have been announced. The awards “recognise programmes which have made a positive contribution to their genre through their originality, innovation or supremely high standard, and from which other programme makers can learn and develop. These criteria of originality, creative risk-taking and standard setting quality apply to the performance as well.” (


Following the announcement of the nominees being announced on 7th March, the award ceremony will take place on Tuesday 21st March in London.


Among those nominated are:


Drama Series:

Happy Valley (James Norton); Line of Duty (Keeley Hawes and Craig Parkinson); The Durrells (Keeley Hawes)



Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway (Ant and Dec and Stephen Mulhern); Strictly Come Dancing (Tess Daley)


Entertainment Performance:

Ant and Dec for I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!


Live Event:

Stand Up to Cancer (Davina McCall)



National Treasure (Tim McInnerny)


Soap and Continuing Drama:

EastEnders (Danny Dyer)


Sports Presenter, Commentator or Pundit:

Clare Balding (Rio Paralympics)


Sports Programme:

Rio Paralympics (Clare Balding)


Good luck to all those who are nominated!