British Podcast Awards announces 2022 nominees

Nominations for the sixth annual British Podcast Awards were announced last night, spanning 30 categories and with 10 nominees in most categories.  Nominees can be seen here.

Categories include:

  • Best Arts & Culture Podcast
  • Best Interview
  • Best Branded Podcast
  • Best Business Podcast
  • Rising Star Award
  • Best Comedy Podcast
  • Best Current Affairs Podcast
  • Best Family Podcast
  • Best Fiction
  • Best Radio Podcast
  • Best Podcast in the Welsh Language

…and many more.

The awards ceremony will be held as part of a two-day podcaster-focused event on July 22 and 23rd in Kensington Park, London, accompanied by a new day-long podcasting conference called Grow on the 22nd.  (Details here.)

As reported recently by (here), the company behind the awards — Podcast Awards Ltd., founded by Matt Deegan and Matt Hill (pictured) — was recently purchased by Haymarket Media Group.

Matt Hill & Matt Deegan

Deegan and Hill have launched similar awards competitions in Ireland and Australia.

The 2021 British Podcast Awards winners can be seen here.

Kurt Hanson