The RTS has revealed the nominees for the Television Journalism Awards ahead of a ceremony in central London on 17 February.
Channel 4 News’ Matt Frei will battle it out with ITV News at Ten’s Julie Etchingham and BBC Two’s Victoria Derbyshire for the title of Network Presenter of the Year, while Al Jazeera English, BBC News Channel and Sky News are in the running for the News Channel of the Year Award. Matt Frei is also nominated for the Television Journalist of the Year Award alongside CNN International’s Nima Elbagir and Sky News’ Alex Crawford. Channel 4 News, BBC News at Ten and Sky News at Five are nominated for the Daily News Programme of the Year Award.
The RTS Television Journalism Awards are chaired by Stewart Purvis CBE, Professor of Television Journalism at City University. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Wednesday 17 February 2016 at the London Hilton, Park Lane. For more information about the awards event, and to book, click here.
The awards, for news and current affairs, recognise creative and excellent journalism by broadcast organisations based in the UK.