The RTS Television Journalism Awards celebrate creative and excellent journalism in UK news and current affairs, both by organisations broadcasting in the UK and by companies which supply UK news broadcasters.
The 2013/14 Television Journalism Awards are chaired by Stewart Purvis CBE, Professor of TV Journalism at City University.
The winners will be announced at a ceremony, hosted by CNN International flagship news anchor Becky Anderson, on Wednesday 18 February 2015 at the London Hilton Park Lane.
Travelling the world watching high profile sporting events sounds like the dream job. It's not all fun and games but the appeal of sports journalism is as tough as the competitions it covers. In this video CNN's sports anchor, Alex Thomas, shares some of his tips on how to break into the world of sports reporting and what you need to do to stand out.
Alex Thomas has more than two decades of experience in sports broadcasting. Now the lead reporter and anchor for sport at CNN, Alex is well placed to give you the inside track on getting into sports journalism.
Russell T Davies, writer of such boundary-breaking TV drama as Queer As Folk and now another sexually explicit gay series for Channel 4, Cucumber, wants one thing to be clear. He does not set out to shock.
As an educational charity, part of the RTS focus is on providing information for young entrants into the television and media industry. RTS Behind the Scenes is our newest series exploring the production process of some of Britain's most popular programmes. From current affairs to comedy, panel shows and soaps, the monthly feature will offer a rare glimpse backstage of each production, highlighting all the different roles and giving a sense of what they involve.
Matthew Bell joins would-be presenters to find out what it takes to become the face of a TV programme
"I wish I'd had this opportunity to talk to people who've been successful in television, because it's bloody tough. But, on the flip side, and I know it's a contradiction, it's not as difficult as you may think," said TV game-show host Vernon Kay, as he introduced the final RTS Futures event of the year, "I made it...