The SJA British Sports Journalism Awards celebrate excellence among the country's sports writers, photographers, broadcasters and editors, whether staff or freelance, working for nationals, regionals, daily or weekly newspapers, as well as specialist sports magazines, news agencies and websites.

The results – including the Sports Writer of the Year, the Sports Photographer of the Year, Sports Broadcaster and the Sports Newspaper of the Year – will be announced and the awards presented at the gala awards dinner in London on Monday 26 February 2018.

You can join members of the SJA and their guests from the media and sporting world to toast the nation's leading sports media

Event: SJA British Sports Journalism Awards
Date: 26 February
Venue: Park Plaza Westminster Bridge
Time: Drinks reception at 1800, seats taken at 1830 for awards and dinner, awards close at approximately 2230 with bar open until late
Dress code: Lounge suits 


The Venue

This year the awards has found a new home, the Westminster Park Plaza Hotel. A drinks reception and exhibition of some of the leading photography entries from 6pm is followed by a three-course dinner and the awards ceremony.


Tickets are available for individuals, groups and tables of 10. Special discounts are available for members of the Sports Journalists' Association.

Included within the ticket price will be a glass of sparkling wine, three-course dinner and table wine.

*Individual guests can specify with whom they would prefer to sit. Seating requests cannot be guaranteed if on separate bookings. 

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Table of 10



 SJA Members

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Individual Guests


SJA Members' first guest 


SJA Members' table of 10 (must consist 5 Members or more)



Booking Your Place

To book your places please follow the 'book here' link on the left side of this page. SJA members will need their membership numbers.


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