IoS writer picks up top award

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t DAVID AARONOVITCH, columnist and television critic for the Independent on Sunday, was named Broadcast Journalist of the Year at last week's What the Papers Say awards.

t He received the Peter Black Award for writing about broadcasting, with judges commenting: "He brings an intelligent and sophisticated style to the subject - a style which relates TV programmes, not just to other TV programmes, but to real life."

t David Aarononvitch's award was the third accolade within days for Independent on Sunday journalists. In last week's prestigious British Picture Editors' Awards, two IoS photographers - David Rose and Rui Xavier - received special recognition for their black and white photography. The Independent was named Newspaper of the Year at the same awards.

Today's Aaronovitch column: Section 2, page 9