Nolly triumphs in Manchester at the RTS North West Awards

Russell T Davies holds an RTS award

The ITV three-parter, which told the story of star actor Noele Gordon’s firing from legendary soap Crossroads, also picked up the Visual Post-production award, which went to Paul Ensby, a colourist at post-production house Picture Shop.

BBC Director of Sport Barbara Slater, who is stepping down from the role in spring 2024 after more than 40 years at the corporation, received the Judges’ Award. Slater, who competed as a gymnast at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal, joined the BBC in 1983 as a trainee assistant producer at the Natural History Unit in Bristol.