Charles Parker Prize

Sara Parker meets the three student winners of the award dedicated to the memory of her father, and introduces their features.

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201320130511 (BBC7)
201420140426 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. Sara Parker meets the judges and Bronze, Silver and Gold winners of the Best Student Radio Feature, plus their winning entries.

Sara Parker meets the judges and Bronze, Silver and Gold winners of the Best Student Radio Feature, plus their winning entries.

201520150509 (BBC7)

Sara Parker introduces and meets the winners of the Best Student Radio Feature prizes, awards dedicated to her father's memory.

201620160528 (BBC7)

Made for 4 Extra: Dedicated to her father's memory, Sara Parker introduces the 'Best Student Radio Feature' Bronze, Silver and Gold Award winners.

201720170610 (BBC7)

Sara Parker introduces and meets the winners of the Best Student Radio Feature prizes.

Sara Parker presents four features crafted by students, to win Bronze, Silver and Gold prizes dedicated to her father's memory.

Charles Parker was a talented radio producer who worked with Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger over 50 years ago to create BBC Radio's famous series of 'Radio Ballads'.

Each year a team of radio professionals meet to decide the winners of an award dedicated to his memory. The Charles Parker Award is presented each year to the best feature made by students studying radio at universities and colleges throughout the UK.

Sara Parker, herself an award-winning radio producer, reviews this year's competition, meets the prize-winners and plays their winning features.

A Soundscape Production for BBC Radio 4 Extra.

20182018072820180729 (BBC7)

Sara Parker introduces and meets the winners of the Best Student Radio Feature prizes.

Prizes awarded to students for the best radio feature, honouring the producer and writer