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NER, Chengsheng big winners at Golden Bell Awards

NER, Chengsheng big winners at Golden Bell Awards

Taipei, Sept. 20 (CNA) National Education Radio (NER, ??????) and Chengsheng Broadcasting Corp. (??????) were the big winners at the 50th Golden Bell Awards for the radio industry on Saturday night, with six awards each. National Education Radio, which received 17 nominations, won for best non-pop music radio program, best children's program and best comprehensive program. Meanwhile, Chengsheng Broadcasting won for best community program, best radio drama and best host for a social care program. A total of 129 shows vied for 26 awards at this year's ceremony, which was held at National Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall. Former radio presenter Lee Chi-chun (???) received a special contribution award from Minister of Culture Hung Meng-chi (???). "My father has dedicated himself to radio and it has been his life. Even though he has forgotten much, for him the most important thing is that his listeners still remember him. I would like to thank everyone on behalf of our family," said Lee's daughter, Lee Fang-yi (???), speaking on behalf of her father who suffers from dementia. Lee Chi-chun, 72, hosted several shows at the Broadcasting Corporation of China in the 1960s and 1970s and later moved to China Television Co. During his long and illustrious career he won many Golden Bell Awards. (By Christie Chen)


Updated : 2021-09-22 21:42 GMT+08:00