University Radio York‘s audio drama ‘Trimble’ has been nominated for a BBC Audio Drama Award 2014. The BBC Audio Drama Award nominations have been announced, and in amongst a star-studded cast of nominees including Lacey Turner and Benedict Cumberbatch is a piece from student radio. URY (University Radio York) have been nominated for Best Online and Non-Broadcast Drama for Trimble, a piece of audio that also won at the Student Radio Awards in November 2013 in the Best Speech category.

This year’s winners will be announced at a ceremony on the 26th January at the BBC’s Radio Theatre, hosted by Director General Tony Hall and Lenny Henry.

The nominations and winning entries have been judged by a panel that included Ruth Jones from Gavin and Stacey, theatre director Nicholas Kent, playright Nick Dear, Imogen Stubbs and Stephen Tompkinson.

We wish URY and producer John Wakefield the best of luck on the night!