The RTS awards recognise programmes which have made a positive contribution to their genre through their originality, innovation or supremely high standard, and from which other programme makers can learn and develop. These criteria of originality, creative risk-taking and standard setting quality apply to the performance as well.
Grayson Perry has received two awards, one in the 'Arts' Category for his documentary series All Man and the other in the 'Presenter' Category.
Simon O'Brien's Find It Fix It Flog It, won in the Daytime Programme category.
The 2017 RTS Programme Awards were announced on Tuesday 21st March at London's Grosvenor House Hotel.