Our 2012 awards evening event took place on 17 October at Manchester’s Deaf Institute. The winners for 2012 were:

Best Arts and Culture Blog

The winner: A Negative Narrative

The runner up: Hope Lies at 24 Frames Per Second

Best City or Neighbourhood Blog

The Winner: Sevenstreets

The runner up: Unicycle Emptiness

Best Food and Drink Blog

The winner: Around the World in Eighty Bakes

The runner up: Squidbeak

Best Personal Blog

The winner: Her First Year

The runner up: A Different View

Best Specialist Blog

The winner: The Magic Square Foundation

The runner up: Fontilan

Best Writing

The winner: The Most Difficult Thing Ever

The runner up: Tiffers At: Otherwise I’ll Forget

Best Young Blogger

The winner is: A tie between Considerate Trespassing and Every Second Song

The runner up: Celluloid Wickerman

Click here to view the full shortlist for 2012.