|Bill Turnbull, who retired as BBC Breakfast presenter after nearly 15 years in the role, was awarded the news presenter/reporter of the year. Bill, a noted Bee Keeper, receiving the award from his former co-presenter Sian Williams.|
Nick Grimshaw has beaten Chris Evans to be named radio personality of the year at the Television and Radio Industries Club (Tric) awards.
The Radio 1 breakfast show host took home the prize ahead of his Radio 2 rival and Simon Mayo at a celebrity-packed ceremony at London's Grosvenor House hotel.
Collecting his digital radio personality award, Grimshaw said: "There were two things I wanted to do as a teenager. One was to present the Radio 1 breakfast show and the other was David Beckham."
Ant and Dec, who did not attend the awards, beat Graham Norton and Keith Lemon to be named TV personality of the year, while Match Of The Day received the HD sports programme gong.
Bill Turnbull, who recently stepped down as BBC Breakfast presenter after nearly 15 years in the role, was awarded the news presenter/reporter of the year.
Receiving the award from his former co-presenter Sian Williams, he said: "I deserve the award for being the first presenter to say the c-word live on breakfast television."
Turnbull later explained that he accidentally swore after stumbling over the words "customer"' and "client".
Celebrity Juice was awarded the satellite digital programme prize.
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