highly commended in South West Media Awards 2011

EDF Energy Award 2011 The team had the honour of attending the prestigious EDF Energy South West Media Awards ceremony in Somerset yesterday, joining the cream of the region’s newspaper, radio, television and online media for the anticipated annual event held in association with

While won the title of ‘Website of the Year’ in 2010, this year saw Gloucestershire’s independent online magazine scoop the accolade of ‘Highly Commended’ by the expert panel of judges – who described as a ‘highly successful website which had focused on high quality editorial and doubled its turnover in the last year’.

This year, it was independent website Bristol 247 which came in first place, however, with the judges saying they were impressed by its incorporation of community blogging.