Winners 2014

BBC Three were the big winners at the 2014 Broadcast Digital Awards taking away five trophies including Channel of the Year. Judges agreed that no other channel came close to matching it in terms of content and audience share. During the qualifying period BBC Three reached 93% of 16-34 year olds with access to a television. Other multiple winners included Channel 4 and ITV2 while Vice picked up their first ever Broadcast Digital Award.

Comedian and broadcaster Adam Buxton hosted the awards, which took place at The Brewery in London. Find out more about all the winning programmes, content and channels below.

Best App or Website (programme)

The Voice UK HomeCoach
Wall to Wall and Tellybug for BBC One

The Box+, Simplestream for Box TV
Fresh Meat Unlocked, Objective Productions, Maverick Television and Numiko for Channel 4
Live from Space, Arrow Media and Rckt for Channel 4
Psychopath Night, Rckt for Channel 4
The X Factor, FremantleMedia UK Interactive and Tellybug for ITV

Best App or Website (Channel, Strand or Genre)

The Nick App

CBeebies Playtime

Best Content Partnership or AFP

Stargazing Live
BBC Productions for BBC Two

David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive 3D, Colossus Productions for Sky 3D
The Fox Problem Powered by HP, Telegraph Hill
Hollyoaks: This is Abuse, Lime Pictures and Sassy Films for E4
Kellogg’s Krave Tweet When You Eat, ChannelFlip Media
The Support Group, Bwark Productions

Best Digital Children’s Content

Cube Interactive and Boom Kids for CBBC

CBeebies Radio
Dipdap, Cube Interactive for CBeebies
Dixi, Kindle Entertainment for CBBC
Tee and Mo, Plug-in Media for CBeebies
Wizards Vs Aliens: Eye of Bashtarr, Aardman Animations for CBBC

Best Game

Made In Chelsea Game
PaperSeven and Monkey Kingdom for E4

Ludus, Cube Interactive and Boom Kids for CBBC
Midsomer Murders App, Bentley Productions, Utinni Games and All3Media International for ITV
Reflex Mobile App, All3Media International and Objective Productions for ITV
Sherlock: The Network, The Project Factory
Wolfblood 2: Leader of The Pack, CBBC Interactive and Chunk for CBBC

Best Platform Innovation

In-App Voting on The X Factor
Tectonic, FremantleMedia and Tellybug for ITV

Perception for Vision247
The Freesat App for Freesat

Best Social Media & Digital Marketing Campaign

Utopia, This is a Warning
Channel 4

#mtvhottest, MTV
Dynamo Unlocked, RedBee Media and Phil McIntyre for Watch
Hollyoaks #fallofsienna, Lime Pictures for E4
Made in Chelsea #imready, Monkey Kingdom for Channel 4
Was it Something I Said, Maverick Television & Mint Digital for Channel 4

Best Programme Acquisition


The Big Bang Theory, E4
The Bridge, BBC Four
Brooklyn Nine-Nine, E4
Sleepy Hollow, Universal Channel
Storage Hunters, Dave

Best Sports or Live Event Coverage

BBC Sport Digital Winter Olympics
BBC Online and BBC Red Button

Crufts 2013, Sunset & Vine for More 4
Glastonbury 2013, BBC Music TV BBC Productions for BBC Four
Isle of Man TT Races, North One Television for ITV4
Live@Wimbledon 2013, IMG Productions for
Tour De France 2013, VSquared TV for ITV4

Best Entertainment Programme

ITV Studios for ITV2

Made In Chelsea Series 6, Monkey Kingdom for E4
Release the Hounds, Gogglebox Entertainment for ITV2
The Revolution Will Be Televised Series 2, Hat Trick Productions for BBC Three
Sexy Beasts, Lion Television for BBC Three
Troy, Zig Zag Productions for E4

Best Scripted Programme

In The Flesh
BBC Productions for BBC Three

Crackanory, Tiger Aspect for Dave
Horrible Histories series 5, Lion Television and Citrus Television for CBBC
Moone Boy series 2, Baby Cow Productions, Sprout Pictures, Hot Cod Productions and Grand Pictures for Sky 1
My Mad Fat Diary series 2, Tiger Aspect and Drama Republic for E4
The Tunnel, Kudos and Shine France Films for Sky Atlantic

Best Popular Factual Programme

The Call Centre
BBC Productions Wales for BBC Three

David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive, Colossus Productions for Sky 3D
Debt Collector, Vice for
Grand Canal Journeys, Spun Gold TV for More 4
Harrow: A Very British School, ITN Productions for Sky 1
Keane & Vieira – Best of Enemies, LoveSport for ITV4

Best Entertainment Channel

BBC Three


Best Factual Channel

BBC Three

BBC Four
Discovery Channel
Horse & Country TV

Best Original Web Channel

Vice YouTube
Vice Media

Bad Teeth, Hat Trick Productions
Barcroft TV, Barcroft Media
Head Squeeze, 360Production and BBC Worldwide
Jamie Oliver’s Food Tube, Fresh One Productions
Mashed, The Connected Set

Best Specialist Channel

Animal Planet

Horse & Country TV

Channel of the Year

BBC Three

Discovery Channel