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Manx Radio's William King wins award

William King at the Young ARIAs

Student's 'Youth In Politics' programme secured Best Factual prize

A student from the Isle of Man is celebrating after winning an award for his Manx Radio programme.

William King's 'Youth In Politics' scooped the prize for Best Factual Programme at the Sony Young ARIAs at a ceremony in London this afternoon.


The 17-year-old, who goes to Castle Rushen High School, produced and presented the show, which looked at how the Island's younger generation views local politics.

The programme included an interviews with the Chief Minister, Education Minister and Speaker of the House of Keys, as well as a survey of Manx sixth form students.

After collecting the award, he spoke to Tim Glover:

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