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We’ve been nominated for 14 I Love Student Radio Awards!

News, Radio, Smoke Blog

We’ve been nominated for 14 I Love Student Radio Awards!

5 months ago
By Oliver Browning

Smoke Radio and its members have been nominated for fourteen 2017 I Love Student Radio Awards at the Student Radio Conference in Leicester.

The awards, supported by Communicorp UK, are split into eight categories, and members of Smoke have been nominated for the following:

Best Audience Initiative – Jailbreak, Smoke in Sweden

Best Outreach Project – All Souls Primary School, Student Pride

Outstanding Contribution to a Student Radio Station – Fay Cross

Hero of the Moment – Chris Chapman, Sofia Loporcaro

Committee Member of the Year – Mark Hoskin, Sofia Loporcaro (x2), Stephen Small, Callum Denning, Fay Cross, James Larvin, Oliver Browning

The winners will be announced at the National Student Radio Conference (SRACon) on April 20th at De Montfort University in Leicester.

Demon FM are hosting the event, which lasts three days and the I Love Student Radio Awards ceremony takes place on Thursday evening.

University of Westminster students can purchase tickets for the event from the SRA website here.

Tickets include accommodation for two nights in Leicester, and access to a number of talks from industry insiders.

BBC Radio 1’s Greg James, Absolute Radio’s Christian O’Connell and LBC’s James O’Brien are just some of the big names attending the event, and a full list of people attending can be found here.

Good luck to everyone involved at Smoke, a very successful year has been recognised by the awards we’ve been nominated for!