Regional Press Awards for 2020

Spring 2021

The Society of Editors’ Regional Press Awards for 2020

The premier awards, organised by the Society of Editors on behalf of the industry, will celebrate the very best of UK regional and local journalism produced in 2020. 

Entries will open in late January 2021, with winners to be announced in spring 2021. 

More information on award categories and instructions on how to enter will be available soon.

Read all about last year’s awards and the winners here

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The awards recognise the work of regional news journalists in print and digital platforms. Reporters, feature writers, interviewers and photographers working for agencies are also eligible to enter work published between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020.

Entries can be made for work published in print, website, online, mobile, video, audio or any other delivery format in any UK regional newspaper or any news website or platform covering UK regional or local news (excluding broadcast media).