List of presenters

Ian Hislop, John Humphrys and Jack Dee, three of our former presenters

The following celebrities have hosted our awards ceremony:

  • 2008: Impersonator Rory Bremner
  • 2007: Comedian, actor and television presenter Lenny Henry
  • 2006: Broadcaster Mary Nightingale
  • 2005: Journalist Matthew Parris
  • 2004: Journalist Ian Hislop
  • 2003: Broadcaster Fiona Bruce
  • 2002: Writer and comedy performer Sandi Toksvig
  • 2001: Journalist, author and broadcaster John Humphrys
  • 2000: Broadcaster Gavin Campbell
  • 1999: Broadcaster Dermot Murnaghan
  • 1998: Broadcaster Martyn Lewis
  • 1997: Television presenter Edward Enfield
  • 1996: Television and radio presenter Tim Grundy
  • 1995: Actress and singer Toyah Wilcox
  • 1994: Actress Pam Ferris and radio presenter Sybil Ruscoe
  • 1993: Comedian Jack Dee
  • 1992: Gyles Brandreth MP
  • 1991: Comedian Graeme Garden ('The Goodies')
  • 1990: Comedian and television presenter Willie Rushton
  • 1989: Lord Soper
  • 1988: Actress Hilary Crowson ('Bread')
  • 1987: Actor Michael Cashman ('EastEnders')
  • 1986: Broadcaster Esther Rantzen
  • 1985: Actor Gian Sammarco ('Adrian Mole')
  • 1984: Actress Julie Walters
  • 1983: Actor Paul Eddington ('Yes Minister').
  • 1982: Former Master of the Rolls Lord Denning
  • 1981: Salford housewife Mrs Ethel Owen
  • 1980: TV playwright John McGrath
Copyright © 2014 Plain English Campaign. All Rights Reserved.

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

I accept cookies from this site.

EU Cookie Directive Module Information