The 2016 PRide Awards will take place in nine regions across the UK: Anglia, Thames and Chiltern, Cymru Wales, Midlands, North East, North West, Northern Ireland, Scotland, South of England and Channel Islands and Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.
In Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, agencies shortlisted in the Outstanding Public Relations category are: Aberfield Communications, Acceleris and Finn. Clearbox, JPR, LK Communications, Morrow Communications, Serious PR and Smarts Communicate are shortlisted in the same category for the Northern Ireland region.
More than 1,000 entries from public relations teams, consultancies and individuals across the UK were submitted to the awards. There are more than 300 entries shortlisted.
Paul Mylrea, director of comms at the University of Cambridge, and Sandra Macleod, founder and CEO of Mindful Reputation co-chaired the judging panel of 68.
To view the full shortlist for each regional category, visit the CIPR website.