Host Announced

The Reverend Richard Coles is a broadcaster, writer and Church of England priest. Now known for appearances on everything from Have I Got News For You to Strictly Come Dancing, he first found fame as one half of the 1980s band, The Communards. They enjoyed three UK Top 10 hits, including the biggest-selling single of 1986: Don't Leave Me This Way. The multi-talented Richard has turned his hand to acting, penned music for film and TV, served up advice as ‘agony uncle’ on BBC London and won a Sony Gold as presenter of The Mix on Radio 5 live. 


18.30 Pre-dinner drinks reception

19.15 Dinner

21.00 Awards presentation

22.15 After-show party

01.00 Carriages

Dress Code

Lounge suits and cocktail dresses

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Tickets do not include drinks, but these can be ordered on the night from the wine waiters.

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Royal Lancaster Hotel, Lancaster Terrace, Bayswater, London, W2 2TY


Underground Lancaster Gate (Central Line) tube station is adjacent to the hotel. Paddington tube (Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line and Hammersmith & City Line) and railway station are a 6 minute walk from the hotel. The railway station connects London with Heathrow via Heathrow Express as well as with other regional and national lines. Buses Bus routes 94 and 148 both pass the hotel.