Past winners

2020 Regional Press Awards

Individual Awards

CategoryWinnerNews Organisation
Young journalist of the year - Joint winnerAndra MaciucaSaffron Walden Reporter and Dunmow Broadcast
Young journalist of the year - Joint winnerConor MatchettThe Scotsman / Edinburgh Evening News
Reporter of the year (daily)Emily TownsendEast Anglian Daily Times and Ipswich Star
Reporter of the year (weekly)Charles ThomsonArchant Investigations Unit
Reporter of the year (digital)Neil DockingLiverpool Echo
Sports journalist of the year - WeeklyJon ColmanThe Cumberland News
Sports journalist of the year - Daily/Sunday PapersMatt MaherExpress & Star
Specialist journalist of the yearLiam ThorpLiverpool Echo
Feature writer of the yearTeddy JamiesonThe Herald
Columnist of the yearPaul KirkleyCambridge Independent
Photographer of the year - WeeklyJohn McVittyImpartial Reporter
Photographer of the year - DailyKevin ScottBelfast Telegraph
Designer of the yearGeorgia RobinsonEastern Daily Press
Scoop of the yearCoronavirus in Welsh care homes - the disaster that didn't have to happenWalesOnline
Reporting Communities award - Joint WinnerAbbie WightwickWalesOnline
Reporting Communities award - Joint WinnerThomas KingsleyMyLondon
Cathryn Nicholl AwardSian BayleyMyLondon

Newspaper Awards

CategoryWinnerNews Organisation
Digital initiative of the yearThe Mill NewsletterThe Mill Newsletter
Website of the yearManchester Evening NewsManchester Evening News
Supplement of the yearThe BusinessEastern Daily Press
Front page of the year - WeeklyWe didn't get to say goodbyeImpartial Reporter
Front page of the year - DailyMiddlesborough needs....Intensive CareThe Gazette
News Brand of the Year (Small)The Hexham CourantThe Hexham Courant
News Brand of the Year (Large)Warrington GuardianWarrington Guardian
Campaign of the yearDeath in care: families fighting for justice for their failed loved onesEssex Live