The shortlist for the 18 October awards is in
THE INDIGO RED AWARD Campaign of the Year To be announced THE MEDIAN RECRUITMENT AWARD Consultancy of the year APCO UK Blue Rubicon Frank PR Red Consultancy Red Door Communications Resolute Communications THE HUNTSWORTH AWARD Private Sector Department of the Year PR Department Coca-Cola Bottlers Experian PR Team On Track, GNER Executing a PR Strategy, Halifax McDonald's But Not As You Know It McDonald's Restaurants Expanding Horizons: Creating The Thomson Powerbrand Tui UK Thomson THE WEBER SHANDWICK AWARD PR Professional of the Year To be announced THE MEDIA TRAINING MASTERCLASSES AWARD Communicator of the Year To be announced THE JAMES MAXWELL AWARD - KETCHUM To be announced THE PORTER NOVELLI AWARD International Consultancy of the Year Hill & Knowlton Weber Shandwick THE HARKNESS KENNETT AWARD Internal Communications Aspire, CapGemini Mental Health Teaching Leeds NHS Trust Engaging People in the Business through Effective Communications Metroline Talking Tellus Weber Shandwick Shell Industrial Lubricants Innovation Westminster City Council THE GNN/TAS AWARD Public Sector Beat Bullying Campaign August One Communications DfES Pregnant and Productive Campaign On Behalf of the EOC Making Smoking Unacceptable Fishburn Hedges FSA Sid the Slug Salt Campaign Food Standards Agency Flyposting Campaign London Borough of Camden Holocaust Memorial Day 2005 Luther Pendragon Home Office Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of The Pennine Way The Countryside Agency and Navigator PR and Marketing Communications Getting Inside The Justice System The Red Consultancy THE COLLEGE HILL AWARD Corporate Communications Excess Winter Deaths Campaign British Gas Back Our Bid - the battle for a new rail franchise, GNER Vodafone UK - Working Nation Harvard Public Relations supported by Markettiers4DC and Communications Management Vodafone UK McDonald's Launch of... McDonald's Restaurants Use It or Lose It Media Strategy THE ELLWOOD & ATFIELD AWARD Public Affairs Parliamentary Loud Tie Campaign 2005 AS Biss & Co Beating Bowel Cancer (supported by Roche Products) Ringing up the Cost of BT's Network Monopoly Blue Rubicon Cable & Wireless GSK Active Lives Campaign Blue Rubicon Jamie's School Dinners Channel 4 Press and Publicity Department Supporting the Choice to Die at Home Marie Curie Cancer Care Missing People Means Missing Resources Westminster City Council THE REGESTER LARKIN AWARD Issue and Crisis Management Turner & Newall Pension Fund Broadgate Alexander Forbes Trustee Services and the Trustees of the Turner & Newall Retirement Benefits Scheme (1989) Scottish Quality Salmon - The Facts Chrome Consulting Scottish Quality Salmon M6/A38M major roadworks Government News Network Highways Agency Ensuring a Balanced Debate McDonald's Restaurants Compensation Culture and Fraud in the Public Sector Zurich Municipal Local Authorities THE ELECTRIC AIRWAVES AWARD BROADCAST Tree of Life, Christian Aid Cabs Across America Freud Communications Visit London 50th Anniversary of Worlds First Successful Kidney Transplant, Markettiers4dc National Lottery 10th Birthday The Television Consultancy National Lottery Promotions Unit Virgin Atlantic Globalflyer The Television Consultancy Virgin Atlantic THE XCHANGETEAM AWARD Freelance Achievement of the Year Getting Closer to Clients ESP PR Vanesther Rees Rees Communications Laura White (trading as Room 53), Room 53 THE MORI AWARD Research Britain's Happiest Home, Citigate Dewe Rogerson Halifax General Insurance The True Cost of Living, Citigate Dewe Rogerson Prudential UK Finding a Different Kind of Donor Fishburn Hedges Department of Health The Futurology Report and Child Trust Funds, Fishburn Hedges Business Energy Campaign Octopus Adecco Alternative Census The Red Consultancy Work Your Proper Hours Day 2005 Trades Union Congress Define Market Research for Avandamet Virgo Health PR Glaxo SmithKline PUBLIC SECTOR DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR Public Affairs Department, Age of Concern Media Relations Team, Breakthrough Breast Cancer The Failing Heart, British Heart Foundation Raising positive public awareness of National Lottery Funding, National Lottery Promotions Unit Westminster Communications, Westminster City Council THE PRECISE AWARD Financial Reputation During Election Year HM Treasury Philip Green/Bid for M&S - Valiant Attempt Philip Green/M&S Financial Philip Green/M&S - Successful Defence Philip Green/M&S Financial Rebuilding Reputation Post Office Rebuilding Reputation Shell Stock Exchange Defence Stock Exchange Defence CORPORATE PUBLICATIONS Sandwell Today Communications Unit, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council INSX - Employee Magazine Essex County Council The Britvic Soft Drinks Category Report 2005, PBC The Reporter - Miss It Miss Out Stockport Council The Aberdeen Magazine University of Aberdeen Westlife - Staff Magazine West Dunbartonshire Council HEALTHCARE: ETHICAL ATAC Data Communications Chandler Chicco Agency Astra Zeneca Sorted in 10 Red Door Communications ATAC-ing the Global Media for Breast Cancer Shire Health International Astra Zeneca Family Stress Points Virgo Health PR Eli Lilly and Co UK Viagra: Better Sex Weber Shandwick HEALTHCARE: OTC/CONSUMER Just One Bite - Malaria Awareness Campaign Beattie Communications The Best of Mates GCI London Spreading the Viral Message Munro & Forster Science Meets Romance Pegasus Public Relations CST Medical Putting Men's Tackle to the Test Pegasus Public Relations Roche Diagnostics MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS: BUSINESS RS Heroes at Work Brands2Life RS Fuelling Body and Mind Cohn & Wolfe Avenance Tune Into FM Montpellier Marketing Communications Group FSI (FM solutions) MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS: CONSUMER RIP VCR Campaign Dixons Group Press Office in Collaboration with Talk PR From Bucks Fizz to Real Fizz Four Communications Brown is the New White Frank PR HP Sauce (HP Foods) Dove Firming - Real Woman Lexis PR Bratz PR campaign Norton & Company Vivid Imaginations Smile, Porter Novelli Surf while you Surf The Red Consultancy, Intel NEW CONSULTANCY OF THE YEAR 3 Monkeys Communications Eloqui Public Relations Splendid Communications NOT-FOR-PROFIT Tsunami response British Red Cross Tree of Life PR Campaign Christian Aid and The british Museum Milton Children Campaign Shelter Up and Running? The Mental Health Foundation Ms Jekyll or Ms Hyde? cinema ad The Portman Group Work Your Proper Hours Day 2005, Trades Union Congress PRO BONO PR PARTNERSHIP OF THE YEAR Xtraordinary People Firefly Communications Taking The Initiative(s) Ketchum World Economic Forum The Elephant March: Remember Those who Forget Kinross & Render The Alzheimer's Society Access to Banking Votive Communications Campaign for Community Banking THE JFL SEARCH AND SELECTION AWARD Specialist Consultancy of the Year Chandler Chicco Agency Corporate Culture (CSR and cause marketing specialists) Northbank Communincations Red Door Communications Resolute Communications Virgo health PR TECHNOLOGY The Spam Index Brands2Life, Clearswift Ten Years of Internet Cafes Cow, Yahoo! Mail Being SASsy in the News Golin Harris, SAS I Want One Of Those.Com Hill & Knowlton Surf while you Surf The Red Consultancy, Intel YOUNG PR PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR Andrew Escott, APCO UK Jaime Gill, Firefly Comms Guy Pattison, Lexis PR Tim Johnson, Regester Larkin Nicky Meneghel Young, Salt Jodie Turner, Shine Communications Caroline Fielding, Virgo Health PR Verity Staniforth, Westminster City Council.