Salford’s Core Post fought off competition from 3sixtymedia, ITV Studios and Dock 10 to win the RTS North West award for Best Post Production (Craft).

It was awarded for the firm’s work on Peter Kay’s Car Share (Goodnight Vienna Productions for BBC).

Altrincham’s Mackinnon & Saunders, in conjunction with Ragdoll Productions, won in the Best Animation/Puppetry category for its work on CBeebies’s Twirlywoos: Underneath.