The first shortlist for the Broadcast Digital Awards 2015 has been revealed – featuring nominations in categories including best app, game, original web channel and entertainment channel.

Broadcast Digital Awards

Congratulations to all those shortlisted for the Awards which will be held on 24 June in The Brewery, London. The nominees in the remaining categories will be unveiled on 14 May.

Best App or Website for Channel, Strand or Genre


BBC Earth 

Comedy Central UK

ITV News App

Stand Up Be Counted

Best App or Website for Programmes
Sponsored by Betty Recruitment

Channel 4 Horse Trackers
Monterosa for Channel 4

My Mind Checker for Embarrassing Bodies: Live From The Clinic
Maverick Television and Rocket for Channel 4

Strictly Come Dancing
BBC Production for BBC One

The Singer Takes It All App
Endemol, Chunk and Tectonic Interactive for Channel 4

The Voice UK App
TellyBug and Wall to Wall for BBC One

War of Words VR
BDH and Burrell Durrant Hifle for BBC Arts

Best Entertainment Channel

BBC Three






Best Factual Channel
Sponsored by Searchlight Executive

BBC Four

BBC Three

Discovery Channel


Horse & Country TV

National Geographic Channel

Best Game

Hollyoaks Game
Lime Pictures for E4 and Channel 4

Junior Vets on Call Game
Stardotstar and True North for CBBC

Make It: Technobabble
BBC Digital Creativity, Aardman Digital for CBBC

Our World War Interactive: High Wood
BBC Learning and Mi for BBC Three

Reverse the Odds
Maverick Television & Chunk for Channel 4

Tipping Point Mobile Game
Barnstorm Games, RDF Television and Zodiak Media for ITV

Best Original Web Channel

Barcroft TV

BBC Radio 1 in BBC iPlayer


Jamie Oliver’s Drinks Tube



Best Platform Innovation

All 4 for Channel 4           

LViS Global Activation Platform v4, Monterosa

Showcase Relaunch for Freesat

Story of Now, TouchCast for BBC

TVPlayer, Simplestream               

UKTV Play for UKTV

Best Specialist Channel



Horror Channel

Horse & Country TV

Nat Geo WILD

Sky Arts

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