Radio 2 Folk Awards 2012 winners announced, McLean, Dubliners honoured

Presented by Radio 2 Folk Show host Mike Harding and singer Julie Fowlis, this was the first year the awards were held outside London - at the Lowry in Salford.

Bob Shennan, Controller, Radio 2 and 6 Music said: "Folk music is enjoying a fantastic resurgence in popularity in the UK with a vibrant and varied scene. Tonight's event proves once again how important it is for Radio 2 to schedule our annual Folk Awards as well as our weekly ...

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