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British Podcast Awards – Nominees 2023

The judges have been a-judging, find out what the best shows of the year are and listen to them.

9:25 AM GMT+1 on July 25, 2023

    The British Podcast Awards, powered by PodPod, take place at the end of September 2023, but who's been nominated for these prestigious awards? Well, take a look below at all of the categories, and remember you can still vote in the Listeners' Choice for your favourite show too!

    Best Arts & Culture Podcast

    Classical Fix - BBC Radio 3

    Firecrotch & Normcore: A Succession Podcast

    Folk on Foot

    Inside the World of Ralph & Katie - Audio Always

    Listen on BBC Sounds

    Time & Again - Beautiful Strangers

    Who Robs A Banksy? - Podimo & Message Heard

    https://podfollow.com/1682291194

    Best Business Podcast

    Behind the Money - The Financial Times

    Carolina Herrera Presents: Walk Tall - Mags Creative

    How to Own the Room - Feast Collective

    Money Talks - Economist Radio

    Rethink Moments with Rachel Botsman - Rethink Audio

    The Big Green Money Show - Candex Solutions for BBC Radio 5 Live and BBC Sounds

    The Third Angle - 18Sixty Podcasts

    The Climate Award

    As the Season Turns - Ffern

    Blossom Trees and Burnt-Out Cars - BBC Sounds

    Buried - Smoke Trail Productions

    Burn Wild - BBC

    The Conversation Weekly - The Conversation Trust

    Waterlands - 18Sixty Podcasts

    Best Comedy Podcast

    Bang On It - BBC Studios Audio

    Elis James and John Robins - Audio Always for the BBC

    From the Oasthouse: The Alan Partridge Podcast (Series 2) - Audible

    Listen here

    Sports Horn - Stak

    The Skewer - unusual for the BBC

    Titting About – Series 3 - Listen for Audible

    Listen here

    Best Daily Podcast

    Dan Snow's History Hit - History Hit

    FT News Briefing - Financial Times

    Sky News Daily - Sky News

    Stories of our times - News UK

    The News Agents - Persephonica & Global

    Today in Focus - The Guardian

    Today In History with The Retrospectors - Rethink Audio

    Best Documentary Podcast

    A Very British Cult - BBC News

    Acid Dream: The Great LSD Plot - BBC Studios Audio

    Burn Wild - BBC

    Call Bethel - The Telegraph

    I'm Not a Monster S2: The Shamima Begum Story - BBC

    Pig Iron - Tortoise Media

    Best Entertainment Podcast

    British Scandal - Wondery

    Elis James and John Robins - Audio Always

    Eureka! - Stak

    Help I Sexted My Boss - Audio Always

    NearlyWeds - JamPot

    RHLSTP with Richard Herring - Go Faster Stripe, Sky Potato & Fuzz Productions

    Three Little Words - Wondery

    Titting About - Listen for Audible

    Listen here

    Best Factual Podcast

    A Positive Life: HIV from Terrence Higgins to Today - Overcoat Media

    Babbage - Economist Radio

    Gangster: The Story of John Palmer - BBC

    Life After Prison - Prison Radio Association

    Partygate: The Inside Story - ITV News

    You, Me and the Big C - BBC Sounds

    Best Fiction Podcast

    Eliza: A Robot Story - Crowd Network

    Oliver Twist - Audible

    Listen here

    One Five Seven Years - Afonica

    (find it in the Limelight feed)

    The Electricity of Every Living Thing - Whistledown Productions for Audible

    Listen here

    The System (or how to save the world in 5 easy steps) - BBC Scotland

    (find it in the Limelight feed)

    Wooden Overcoats

    Best History Podcast

    British Scandal - Wondery

    Dan Snow's History Hit - History Hit

    National Trust Podcast - National Trust

    Short History Of - Noiser

    Sounds Of Black Britain - Unedited

    Best Interview

    Different - Audio Always for the BBC

    Girls On Film

    Life Changing - BBC

    Masala Podcast - Soul Sutras

    RHLSTP with Richard Herring - Go Faster Stripe, Sky Potato & Fuzz Productions

    Where's Home Really? - Podimo & Listen

    Best Kids Podcast

    Audiomoves at the zoo - Peut-Être Theatre

    Dragonfly Tales

    Everything Under the Sun

    In The Beginning - Social Broadcasts for Fun Kids

    My Life - Mighty Mouth for Fun Kids

    Super Great Kids' Stories - Wardour Studios

    The Rez - Rezilience

    Best New Podcast

    28ish Days Later - Listen for the BBC

    Black Earth Podcast

    Lights Out - Falling Tree Productions

    The Rabbit Hole Detectives - Folding Pocket

    Ukrainecast - BBC News Podcasts

    Where Are You Going? - Loftus Media

    Best News & Current Affairs

    1Xtra TALKS with Richie Brave - Unedited

    I'm Not a Monster S2: The Shamima Begum Story - BBC

    Partygate: The Inside Story - ITV News

    Putin - BBC

    The News Agents - Persephonica & Global

    The Tavistock: Inside the gender clinic - Tortoise Media

    Today in Focus - The Guardian

    Best Parenting Podcast

    Dad Still Standing - Factory Originals

    Dadvengers Podcast - Dadvengers

    Dirty Mother Pukka - Global

    My First Five Years - Purposeful Podcasts

    The SENDcast - B Squared

    Truth Be Told: Adoption Stories - Bengo Media

    Best Sex & Relationships Podcast

    1Xtra TALKS with Richie Brave - Unedited

    Brown Girls Do It Too - BBC Audio

    Later Dater - Aurra Studios

    Pressed - BBC Studios Audio

    Rainbow Dads

    The Breakup Monologues

    The Divorce Social - Samantha Baines

    Best Sports Podcast

    Footballers Football Podcast - Whats The Story Sounds

    Kammy and Ben's Proper Football Podcast - Folding Pocket

    Powerplay: The House of Sepp Blatter - Whistledown Productions

    Snookered - BBC Scotland

    Sports Horn - Stak

    The Tennis Podcast - The Tennis Podcast

    Best True Crime Podcast

    Can I tell you a secret? - The Guardian

    I'm Not a Monster S2: The Shamima Begum Story - BBC

    Love, Janessa - BBC World Service

    Please Protect Abraham - Whistledown Productions for BBC Radio 4

    Vishal - BBC Studios

    Who Killed Daphne? - Wondery

    Best Wellbeing Podcast

    Declassified

    Fierce Minds Kind Hearts - Pixiu

    Go Love Yourself - Crowd Network

    Persevering: Grief As Told By Young People - Let's Talk About Loss

    Stopping to Notice - Fresh Air Production

    The Rest Room

    Time & Again - Beautiful Strangers

    Best Welsh Language Podcast

    Cwîns efo Mari a Meilir - Meilir Rhys Williams

    Probcast - Boom Cymru

    Sgorio - Rondo Media

    Sgwrsio

    Yr Hen Iaith

    The Specialist Award

    Life After Prison - Prison Radio Association

    Masala Podcast - Soul Sutras

    Persevering: Grief As Told By Young People - Let's Talk About Loss

    Rainbow Dads

    The Rest Room

    The Shelina Show - Global

    The Spotlight Award

    Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster - Plosive

    Partygate: The Inside Story - ITV News

    That Peter Crouch Podcast - TON

    The News Agents - Persephonica & Global

    Ukrainecast - BBC News Podcasts

    Where There's a Will, There's a Wake - Sony Music Entertainment

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