The Judges - Dawn Bryan
Dawn Bryan is an award-winning print and broadcast journalist.
She has produced a wide range of programmes for BBC Radio 4, including “The Choice” with Michael Buerk, “Hardeep's Sunday Lunch”, and "Sunday", Radio 4's religious and ethical current affairs programme with Edward Stourton.
Dawn was the northern producer for "You and Yours" for many years while other credits include “Woman's Hour”, “Front Row” , “Belief” on Radio 3 with Joan Bakewell and a variety of documentaries for Radios 2 and 4.
Dawn was news editor at Radio Manchester (GMR) and held the same position at the North Wales Weekly News.
She has taught broadcast journalism to under and post graduates in Sheffield and won awards for her feature writing.
Currently she is chair of High Peak Community Arts , was a judge at last year's Sony Radio Academy awards and mental health charity "Mind" media awards.
She lives in the Peak District with her husband and two daughters.