Grayson Perry and Simon O'Brien scoop mulitple wins at Royal Television Society Awards

Mar 22, 2017

Grayson Perry's All Man earns the artist Best Presenter and Best Arts Programme prizes at the Royal Television Society awards 2017, while Simon O'Brien wins best Daytime Television Programme for Find It Fix It Flog It.

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.