Based on the decision of the prestigious panel of judges which included the Editor-in-Chief of the Press Association Peter Clifton and the Editorial Director of the New Statesman Jasper Jackson among the rest at the Drum Online Media Awards, where they claimed Belfast Telegraph Digital to be UK’s best regional news site. There were other great competitions that this website dodged at the awards and gained a high position in the ranking of the best.
The most highlighted news stories all throughout the year on the website included the following:
- The crisis of the ongoing Brexit
- News on the tragic death of racer William Dunlop that occurred in the month of July last year.
- Rape trial of the former Rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding
- The Primark fire in the Belfast city center whose after death was dominated the cycle of the news
- The republican car bomb attack outside a Londonderry courthouse
The content of Belfast Telegraph is published across mobile, AMP, app, and desktop. The Head of Belfast Telegraph Digital, Morgane Campioni said that the news that they covered in the last year highly focused on content that was regional and original reporting. Further, it was also said that the rolling seven say coverage offered the mix of breaking news, opinions, analysis and in-depth reporting of the specific topic.
Also, the Head proudly continued that they are proud about being able to spread the word of all the important news and reach out to a huge number of digital audiences in the Northern Ireland and much beyond. Further, stating that receiving this prestigious award is a great achievement for the entire team of Belfast Telegraph Digital.
Apart from this Belfast Telegraph Digital has a lot of other news to offer which includes fashion, lifestyle, nightlife galleries, business, entertainment and so much more. You can now get all the news alerts, read the informative articles they offer and view pictures and videos on this award-winning website. The website has an enthusiastic team of professionals that include columnists, journalists, and photographers who do their work with all the efforts.
The features of the website include some of the following:
- One can now bookmark interesting and important stories and read them later on.
- Also, if one wishes to get all the breaking news alerts then this is possible.
- The navigation search can be customized as per one’s personal preference.
Also, you can choose push notifications and there is no worry as no personal information will be saved or processed. The award ceremony took place on Tuesday in Grosvenor Square at the Mariott in London. The Grand Prix was scooped and that was the standard of the evening. Apart from this, there were some other winners as well and they included Al Jazeera, the BBC World Service English, Guardian News and Media, Channel 4 and DriveTribe. Beating the competition from Liverpool Echo, Belfast Telegraph Digital grabbed the award while having a record-breaking year for the website.