To recognise the most outstanding broadcaster or group of broadcasters of the year.

A broadcaster / broadcasters that display in the year of judging, outstanding performance or impact related to their particular craft group that elevates them above all others. Working in any part of the broadcast media, their work shone for its impact, innovation and quality. They embodied the attributes of the legendary Sir Paul Holmes - brave, courageous, clever, challenging and prepared to make an impact. They will also demonstrate a passion for radio and a desire to engage, entertain and impact listeners.


To nominate an individual please click here and scroll to the bottom of the page.

A name only is required, no other entry material is needed. There is no cost to enter this category, but please only enter a nominee once.


The Radio Industry Awards Committee will agree an annual list of nominees. The nominees will be selected from a jury of industry peers representing all sections of the radio broadcasting community who are selected from amongst the annual awards judging pool.