2017 Winners

Congratulations to all the winners of the British Podcast Awards 2017, chosen by over fifty independent judges working in podcasting.


audioboom Podcast of the Year 2017

Fathers & Sons [iTunes] Radio Wolfgang with Mr. Porter

Listeners' Choice Awards 2017

Kermode & Mayo's Film Review [iTunes] Somethin' Else for BBC Radio 5Live

Podcast Champion 2017

Adam Buxton

Best Review

GOLD Song by Song [iTunes] Martin Zaltz Austwick and Sam Pay

SILVER The Penguin Podcast [iTunes] Somethin' Else

BRONZE Soundtracking with Edith Bowman [iTunes] Edith Bowman

True Crime

GOLD They Walk Among Us [iTunes] Benjamin Fitton and Rosanna Fitton

SILVER Body On The Moor [iTunes] BBC Radio

BRONZE Untold: the Daniel Morgan Murder [iTunes] Peter Jukes and Deeivya Meir

Branded Content supported by Create

GOLD Fathers & Sons [iTunes] Radio Wolfgang with Mr. Porter

SILVER Sound Matters [iTunes] Third Ear/Quincey Sound production for B&O Play

BRONZE The National Trust Gardens Podcast [iTunes] Fresh Air Production

Best Comedy supported by Podiant

GOLD Beef & Dairy Network Podcast [iTunes] Benjamin Partridge


BRONZE Do The Right Thing [iTunes] Fuzz Productions


GOLD Tracks [iTunes] BBC Radio

SILVER Wooden Overcoats [iTunes] Wooden Overcoats Ltd

BRONZE Beef & Dairy Network Podcast [iTunes] Benjamin Partridge

Smartest supported by Whistledown Studios

GOLD Coffee Break Italian [iTunes] Radio Lingua Network

SILVER Scienceish [iTunes] Radio Wolfgang

BRONZE Sound Matters [iTunes] Third Ear/Quincey Sound production for B&O Play

Represent supported by Upload Radio

GOLD Melanin Millennials [iTunes] The ShoutOut Network

SILVER Farmerama [iTunes] Jo Barratt and Abby Rose

BRONZE Lunar Poetry Podcasts [iTunes] David Turner

Best Radio Podcast supported by UK Radioplayer

GOLD Short Cuts [iTunes] Falling Tree Productions for BBC Radio

SILVER 50 Things That Changed The Modern Economy [iTunes] BBC Radio Current Affairs for BBC World Service

BRONZE Ollie & Si [iTunes] Ollie Gallant and Simon Alexander, Quidem Radio

Best New Podcast supported by the Radio Independents Group

GOLD The Cinemile [iTunes] Dave Corkery and Cathy Cullen

SILVER The Untold [iTunes] BBC Radio 4

BRONZE Everyone Else [iTunes] Eva Krysiak


GOLD Fight Disciples [iTunes] Fight Disciples

SILVER Hornet Heaven [iTunes] Olly Wicken

BRONZE The Big Interview With Graham Hunter [iTunes] Neil White

Best Interview supported by ipDTL

GOLD Scientists not the Science [iTunes] Stuart Higgins

SILVER What Goes On Here [iTunes] Sam Walker

BRONZE Getting Better Acquainted [iTunes] Dave Pickering

Current Affairs

GOLD The Inquiry [iTunes] BBC Radio Current Affairs for BBC World Service

SILVER The Economist asks [iTunes] The Economist

BRONZE Weekly Economics Podcast [iTunes} New Economics Foundation

International Award

GOLD How To Be A Girl [iTunes] Marlo Mack, The Heard

SILVER Radiolab [iTunes] WNYC

BRONZE Homecoming [iTunes} Gimlet Media

Entertainment with Maple Street Studios

GOLD Hip Hop Saved My Life with Romesh Ranganathan [iTunes] audioBoom

SILVER Probably True [iTunes] Scott Flashheart Elliott

BRONZE Soundtracking with Edith Bowman [iTunes] Edith Bowman

‘Other’ (AKA Most Original Podcast)

GOLD Between the Ears [iTunes] BBC Radio

SILVER Mountain [iTunes] Christopher Sleight

BRONZE Weird Tales and the Unexplainable [iTunesBob Shoy