It was a brilliant night for DC Thomson at the PPA Scotland Awards on Wednesday night (30th November) where our brands scooped six wins.
Robert Wight was awarded The Editor of the Year for his personal contribution to the ‘all round brilliance’ of The Scots Mag.
The People’s Friend was an ‘outstanding winner’ in the Media Brand of the Year category being both a multi-channel and multi-layered brand.
Beano took home two awards. The team were awarded Children’s Magazine of the Year for evolving into a modern publication whilst keeping the essence of their roots. Their second win was Event of the Year for the Art of Breaking the Rules which judges dubbed both ‘creative and innovative’ while perfectly capturing their audience.
Wullie Marr was awarded the Editorial Photograph of the Year for ‘Amanda Buchan’ in Evening Express as his entry exemplified the power of great photography.
The team at My Weekly picked up the award for Newsletter of the Year with judges commenting specifically on the high quality of their newsletter.
Special mention to bunkered who were nominated in a staggering five categories including, Event of the Year for bunkered Live, Podcast of the Year and Magazine Cover of the Year, Bryce Ritchie for Editor of the Year and Michael McEwan for Columnist of the Year.
Find the full list of winners here.