Chat, Arena, Music Week and Legal Week are among the magazines shortlisted for this year’s PPA Awards.
The annual awards, run by the Periodical Publishers Association, feature three new categories – consumer lifestyle, monthly business and professional and weekly business and professional magazines of the year.
The winners will be announced at a dinner at Grosvenor House in London’s Park Lane on Wednesday, 5 May.
The shortlists include: Consumer magazines:Arena, Chat, Closer, Eve, Glamour, In Style, Red, What’s On TV.
Consumer specialist: BBC Top Gear, Empire, Geographical, Match, Motor Cycle News, Runner’s World, Uncut, The Week.
Consumer lifestyle: CondÃ© Nast Traveller, Country Living, Elle Decoration, Living Etc, The Sunday Times Travel Magazine, Wallpaper.
Editor (consumer): Simon Caney, Match; Celia Duncan, CosmoGirl!; Jo Elvin, Glamour; Mark Frith, Heat; Gill Hudson, Radio Times; Sue James, Woman & Home; Jane Johnson, Closer; Allan Jones, Uncut; Colin Kennedy, Empire; Tim Thompson, Bike.
Writer (consumer): E Jane Dickson, Radio Times; Kate Finnigan, Elle; Elaine Kingett, Woman & Home; Tim Lewis, Esquire; Simon Mills, GQ; Michael O’Dell, Q.
Designer (consumer): Steven Baillie and Paul Solomons, GQ; Liz Baird, Sainsbury’s Magazine; Lottie Berridge, FHM; Richard Browne, Bike; Rob Biddulph, NME; Kerrin Hands, Uncut; Shem Law, Radio Times; Tom Usher, Arena; Geoff Waring, Glamour.
International consumer magazine: Digital Camera, F1 Racing, T3, Uncut.
Specialist writer (consumer): Monty Don, BBC Gardeners’ World; Andrew Jefford, Waitrose Food Illustrated; Robert Matthews, Focus; Janet Menzies, The Field; Raymond Seitz, CondÃ© Nast Traveller; Will Self, GQ; Sam Smith, Ace Tennis Magazine.
Publisher (consumer): Liz Kershaw, Country Living; Alan Morrison, Match; Tess Macleod-Smith, Harpers & Queen; Linda Swidenbank, Woman & Home; Adam Waddell, BBC Top Gear; Neil Robinson, NME; Sophie Wybrew-Bond, Closer.
Weekly B2B magazine: Building, Commercial Motor, Farmers Guardian, Legal Week, Music Week, Nursing Times, The Publican, Retail Week.
Monthly B2B magazine: Checkout, Financial Director, Food Manufacture, Intra, Journal of Woundcare, Management Today, RIBA Journal, Shots.
B2B editor: Amanda Baillieu, RIBA Journal; Adrian Barrick, Building; Rachel Downey, Nursing Times; Marcus Fairs, Icon; Eric Musgrave, Drapers; Richard Saddle, Independent Retail News.
B2B writer: Robert Booth, Building Design; Phil Clark, Building; Tony Collins, Computer Weekly; Laura Donnelly and Alistair McLellan, both Health Service Journal; Jo Hartley, Nursing Times.
B2B designer: Alan Bingle, Screen International; Violetta Boxill, Icon; Anne Braybon, Management Today; Deborah George, Nursing Times; Jeremy Leslie, M-Real; Michael White, Computing.
International B2B magazine: Aircraft Interiors International, European Chemical News, MEED, One to One, Risk Management, Screen International, Shots.
B2B columnist: Steve Cassidy and Jon Honeyball, both PC Pro; Bill Mitchell, RIBA Journal; Mark Radcliffe, Nursing Times; Jane Simms, Director; Michael White, Health Service Journal; Stephen Wright, Nursing Standard.
B2B publisher: Steve Crowhurst, Materials Recycling Week; James Hanbury, Mortgage Solutions; Jim Muttram, Estates Gazette; Steve Newbold, Drapers; Tony Robinson, Aircraft Interiors International; Mark Wyatt, Legal Week.
Customer magazine: Army, Business Edge, Carlos, Home, Homebase Ideas, Land Rover Onelife, Marks & Spencer magazine, O Magazine, Waitrose Food Illustrated.
Publisher (companies with fewer than 50 employees): Kate Austin, Horse & Rider; Ken Finlayson, Dentistry; Daren Newton, Icon; Darren Styles, Everything France; Alan Whibley, Farm Life; Mark Wyatt, Legal Week.
Editorial campaign: Bliss, Computer Weekly, FHM, Independent Retail News, Mother & Baby, Nursing Times, Property Week, Woman & Home.
Interactive consumer magazine: CondÃ© Nast Traveller, cntraveller.com; Empire, empireonline.co.uk; NME, nme.com; Runner’s World, runnersworld.co.uk; The World of Cross Stitching, cross-stitching.com; Hello!, hellomagazine.com.
Interactive B2B magazine: Bicycle Business, bikebiz.com; Community Care, communitycare.co.uk; Computing, computing.co.uk; IEE Network News, iee.org; Nursing Times, nursingtimes.net; Personnel Today, personneltoday.com; Total Telecom Magazine, totaltele.com.