Programme Awards

RTS Programme Awards 2022

Comedian Tom Allen revealed the winners of the prestigious Royal Television Society Programme Awards  2022 this evening from London’s Grosvenor House Hotel.

Guests in attendance included Graham Norton, Callum Scott Howells, Russell T Davies OBE, Huw Edwards, Gaby Roslin, Matthew McFadyen, Keeley Hawes, Gabby Logan, Jack Thorne, Tahar Rahim, Samson Kayo, Claudia Winkleman, Mo Gilligan, Andy Serkis, Victoria Coren Mitchell, Rose Ayling-Ellis and many other fantastic names from the world of British television.

Is the NFL coming to the UK? Osi Umenyiora thinks so

Two-time Super Bowl winner Osi Umenyiora is on a mission to find a home for American Football in the UK.

After retiring from the sport after thirteen years as a player (most NFL careers typically lasting just three) Osi was in the right place at the right time. Discussions were taking place to take NFL around the world, with a view to putting roots down for an internationally recognised UK-based team.

Ant & Dec, Sir David Attenborough and Julie Walters among RTS Programme Awards nominations

At an event this morning, hosted by Countryfile’s Anita Rani, the nominees were announced, including National Treasure stars Julie Walters and Robbie Coltrane for Actor (Female) and Actor (Male) respectively, TV duo Ant and Dec for Entertainment Performance, and Bake Off’s Nadiya Hussein for Breakthrough Award.