Jessica Stone has been recognised at the Community Radio Awards for her “no review book show” Dear Reader. The CSR presenter picked up a Bronze in the Speech & Journalism section and a was awarded Silver in the Creative Radio category.

The national awards recognise outstanding broadcasters from community radio stations across the UK and Jessica was amongst those receiving their prizes at a glittering ceremony held at Sheffield’s Hallum Universtity on 15 September.

Martin Steers, awards chair, said: “This independent event continues to grow from year to year, and it’s amazing to build momentum and celebrate the fantastic work that this sector produces in its communities on a daily basis.”

To celebrate the success, we are giving you the chance to hear some highlights from the 2018 series of Dear Reader.  Click for times and programme details.