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Double joy for EDP at Regional Press Awards

PUBLISHED: 18:46 17 May 2019 | UPDATED: 08:27 18 May 2019

Geraldine Scott (L), Ian Clarke, David Powles and host, Nick Ferrari (R) at the Regional Press Awards. Photo: Society of Editors

Geraldine Scott (L), Ian Clarke, David Powles and host, Nick Ferrari (R) at the Regional Press Awards. Photo: Society of Editors

NICK CARTER

The Eastern Daily Press and the Pink Un have picked up two awards at the Society of Editors Regional Press Awards.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey who has won a regional press award for his Norwich City CoverageNorwich City correspondent Michael Bailey who has won a regional press award for his Norwich City Coverage

Receiving the awards at a ceremony in central London, the EDP won the innovation and initiative award for its Norfolk Day coverage which judges described as a "well-executed initiative that produced some excellent content".

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While Michael Bailey won digital live sports reporter of the year for his work in the Pink Un.

The paper also received a highly commended in the category of Sunday/daily newspaper of the year.

The Eastern Daily Press has won a regional press award  for its Norfolk Day 2018 coverage
Picture: ANTONY KELLYThe Eastern Daily Press has won a regional press award for its Norfolk Day 2018 coverage Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Following the awards, David Powles, editor of The EDP and Norwich Evening News said: "Our Norwich City coverage is second to none and Michael Bailey, along with the rest of the team, deserve so much credit for what they have done in print, online and in video. "I'm delighted the daily hard work of our fantastic team has also been recognised."


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