Winners 2017

Arts, Culture and Entertainment Commentator of The Year

Gifted to Reading Agency

WINNER: Rachel Cooke, The Observer


Business Commentator of the Year

In association with LBC

WINNER: John Gapper, Financial Times


Columnist of the Year

In association with the Media Society

WINNER: Lucy Kellaway, Financial Times


Comment Pages of the Year

Sponsored by Vodafone

WINNER: Financial Times


Comment Piece of the Year

In association with LBC

WINNER: Riz Ahmed, The Guardian


Commentariat of the Year

In association with Frontline Club

WINNER: Marina Hyde, The Guardian


Economics Commentator of the Year

Sponsored by London Corporation

WINNER: Sarah O'Connor, Financial Times


Foreign Commentator of the Year

Gifted to Index on Censorship

WINNER: Gillian Tett, Financial Times


Independent Blogger of the Year

In association with LBC

WINNERS: Secret Barrister and Liz Gerard, SubScribe


Media, Technology and Digital Commentator of the Year

Sponsored by Virgin Media

WINNER: John Thornhill, Financial Times


Online Comment Site of the Year

In association with eiDigest

WINNER: Independent Voices


Political Commentator of the Year

In association with Networking Nations

WINNER: Marina Hyde, The Guardian


Science Commentator of the Year

Sponsored by The Wellcome Trust

WINNER: Philip Ball, writing for Prospect Magazine


Society and Diversity Commentator of the Year

Sponsored by Channel 4

WINNER: Nesrine Malik, writing for The Guardian


Sports Commentator of the Year

In association with LBC

WINNER: Oliver Holt, Mail on Sunday


Young Commentariat of the Year

In association with LBC

WINNER: Hannah Jane Parkinson, The Guardian


Chair's Choice

WINNER: The Economist


See also: Winners 2016 >