Nominations for the VLV Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting have been announced.
There is a wide range of nominees across radio and TV output which include ITV's coverage of the Tour de France, BBC comedy W1A,natural history series Blue Planet II and Radio 4's Desert Island Discs.
This year there are two new VLV awards: an award for sports programming sponsored by Arqiva and one for content which tells audiences about the wider world sponsored by the International Broadcasting Trust.
These nominations will be voted on by VLV members and the awards will be presented by broadcaster Jon Snow at the VLV's Spring Conference at the Geological Society in Piccadilly, London, on April 19th.
A full list of nominations can be found here.