Sky Information has gained the BAFTA TV award for information protection for its reporting of final 12 months’s violent protests in Hong Kong.
Correspondents Alex Crawford, Tom Cheshire and Siobhan Robbins have been on the entrance line as pro-democracy demonstrators clashed with officers on the streets of the town.
In addition to overlaying the violent scenes and speaking to the protesters, Sky Information additionally spoke to the wives of riot police who have been scared for his or her youngsters, their husbands and themselves.
Sky presenter Mark Austin, who anchored a few of the protection from the studio in London, stated: “This award was an actual workforce effort.
“It belongs to the native fixers, the producers, the digicam groups, all these behind the scenes in London, in addition to in fact the faces you see on the display screen.”
Sky Information beat competitors from ITV Information At Ten’s election outcomes, Victoria Derbyshire’s Males Who Misplaced Liked Ones To Knife Crime and Newsnight’s Prince Andrew & The Epstein Scandal interview.
Resulting from coronavirus, this 12 months’s ceremony, hosted by Richard Ayoade, was filmed behind closed doorways with nominees accepting their awards nearly.