Regional newspapers will be competing against their national rivals at the 2002 Newspaper Awards.
Shortlisted nominations for the event have now been announced, and the winners will be revealed at a prestigious awards ceremony at The Dorchester on London’s Park Lane on Tuesday, May 21.
Vying for the Regional Newspaper of the Year title at this year’s awards are the Eastern Daily Press, Middlesbrough Evening Gazette, Ipswich Star, Newcastle Journal, Leicester Mercury and Yorkshire Post.
In the newspaper design category the Middlesbrough Evening Gazette will compete against five national newspapers, including The Guardian and The Times.
This year’s judges for the 12 print categories are:
To see the full list of nominations, click here.
The website categories, heavily subscribed this year, are currently being judged by a separate panel of judges and nominations for the two awards – for daily and weekly news publishing sites – will be revealed shortly.
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