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Winners and Shortlist for the 2012/2013 LPS Awards

01. Media Relations Excellence

Winner: Liverpool City Council ‘Liverpool’s Giant event’
Highly Commended: Medway Council ‘Thames Estuary Airport Media Campaign’
Highly Commended: The City of Edinburgh Council ‘Local Schools for Local Kids’

Bournemouth Borough Council ‘Flt Lt Jon Egging: Plane Crash & Memorial’
Medway Council ‘Apprenticeships Entry’
NHS Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire ‘Winter Campaign 2011/12’

02. Internal and Change Communications

Winner: Hackney Council Communications Team ‘Your Games Internal Communication Campaign’
Highly Commended: Derby City Council ‘Employee Values Launch’

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council ‘Evolve change programme’
Derbyshire County Council ‘Ditch the Data Demon’
Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council ‘This is BBB’
South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils ‘Sharing the Change’
Wokingham Borough Council ‘Intranet project’

03. Consultation Excellence

Winner: Devon County Council ‘Your Community, Your Choice’
Highly Commended: East Devon District Council ‘Council Tax Support Scheme’
Finalist: NHS Nene Clinical Commissioning Group ‘Shaping Nene’

04. Digital Excellence

Winner: London Borough of Newham ‘Game on – Newham’s timelapse video’
Highly Commended: Northamptonshire County Council ‘Could someone like you….help someone like me?’
Highly Commended: University of Bedfordshire ‘Digital Clearing Campaign’

Durham County Council ‘Durham Information Guide’
London Borough of Camden ‘Love Camden – summer culture 2012 campaign’
Medway Council ‘Medway Council website project’
05. Partnership Excellence

Winner: Cornwall Council ‘Olympic Torch Relay Cornwall – Communication Strategy’
Highly Commended: The Honest Truth Partnership ‘The Honest Truth’
Highly Commended: Lewisham Homes ‘Community Investment Programme’

Derbyshire County Council ‘Digital Derbyshire’
East Devon District Council (on behalf of Devon Benefits Partnership) ‘Devon’s Council Tax Support Schemes’
NHS Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire ‘Spread the Warmth Winter Wrapped Up Social Marketing Campaign’

06. PR on a Shoestring Excellence

Winner: University of Bedfordshire ‘Postgraduate Life e-zine’
Highly Commended: Derby City Council ‘Dignity in Care campaign’
Highly Commended: NHS Milton Keynes & Northamptonshire ‘Jubilee Choose Well Campaign’

Bournemouth Borough Council ‘Flt Lt Jon Egging – Plane Crash and Memorial’
Waltham Forest Council ‘Enough is Enough’

07. Crisis Communications Excellence

Winner: Bournemouth Borough Council Festival ‘Floods and Fatality’

08. New Ways of Working

Winner: Haringey Council and Panacea ‘How we saved £2m’
Highly Commended: The City of Edinburgh Council ‘All carrots and no sticks’

09. PR Stunt of the Year

Winner: NHS Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire ‘Tired of that Cough? Lung Cancer Campaign’
Highly Commended: London Borough of Camden ‘Healthy Conversation’

Finalist: Bournemouth Borough Council ‘#byebyeIMAX / The Secret Incident’

10. External newspaper or magazine

10A for publications of 60,000 circulation or less

Winner: Nottingham City Homes ‘Newspaper of the Year: ‘News from Nottingham City Homes’
Highly Commended: Mid Devon District Council ‘Mid Devon Talk’

Dacorum Borough Council ‘Housing News and Views’

Havant Borough Council ‘Serving You’
Tandridge District Council ‘Tandridge Magazine’

10b for publications with more than 60,000 circulation

Joint Winners: Surrey County Council ‘Surrey Matters’ and Waltham Forest Council ‘Waltham Forest News’

Highly Commended: Lambeth Council ‘Lambeth Talk’
Highly Commended: Westminster City Council ‘Westminster Reporter magazine’

London Borough of Hackney ‘Hackney Today’
London Borough of Newham ‘The Newham Mag’
Medway Council ‘Medway Matters’
Northumberland County Council ‘Northumberland news goes digital’

11. Publication, leaflet, flyer

Deborah Griffiths/Northamptonshire County Council ‘County Connect – an on-demand rural bus service’
Hackney Council ‘Best Publication – Clissold House’
Haringey Council ‘Haringey Jobs Fund’
Haringey Council ‘The Council Guide’
Medway Council “What’s on Medway” publication
Monmouthshire County Council ‘Monmouthshire Bus Guide 2012’
Surrey County Council ‘Stop Cold Calling sticker pack’
The Honest Truth Partnership ‘The Honest Truth Resource Booklet’

12. Campaign of the Year

Derbyshire County Council ‘Snow Info’
DTW, Interel & Halton Borough Council ‘Mersey Gateway – A Special Case’
Northamptonshire County Council ‘Could someone like you….help someone like me?’
Surrey County Council and Surrey Police ‘Drive SMART speeding campaign’
Surrey Police ‘Shed Burglary Campaign – Don’t lose a shed load’
The Honest Truth Partnership ‘The Honest Truth’

13. Young Communicator of the Year

Devon County Council – Hannah Wicks
NHS Milton Keynes & Northamptonshire – Andrew Foster
The City of Edinburgh Council – Alice Robertson

14. Communicators of the Year

Bournemouth Borough Council ‘Excellence through crisis, challenge and change’
Haringey Council ‘Teamwork makes the dream work’
Waltham Forest Council ‘Communicators of the year\

15. 2012 – 2013 Communications Excellence

a) Best Torch Relay communications

Joint Winners: Arun District Council and partners (Abha Thakor, Non Stop News UK, Matt Scott-Joynt, Hockey Images) ‘OlympicTorch Relay in Arun District’
Joint Winners: London Borough of Camden ‘Torch Relay 2012 campaign’
Central Bedfordshire Council ‘Dunstable Olympic Torch Relay’

Hackney Council ‘Hackney Welcomes the Olympic and Paralympic Torches’

c) Best Olympic and Paralympic Games communication

Hackney Council ‘Our Games – Hackney a Host for 2012’
Surrey County Council ‘Surrey’s Olympic Summer’
Waltham Forest Council ‘Waltham Forest 2012’

16. Design, Photography and Brand Excellence

Bournemouth Borough Council ‘Investment and Improvement Campaign’
Hackney Council ‘Hackney – The REAL Heart of London’
Surrey County Council ‘Explore Surrey Magazine’


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