What the world
says about
"The Specials"

Awards

Webby Awards Winners — "The Oscars of the Web"

The Specials with their Webby Award

Webby Award & the People's Choice Award for Best Reality. May 2010.

BBC South followed "The Specials" to New York for the star-studded Webby Awards ceremony.

Vimeo Awards

Finalists in the Original Series category. September 2010.

Cinema Tous Ecrans — Titra Film Sa Prize

“The Jury has unanimously decided to reward this audacious, polished, touching and funny work. This Web Series knows how to stage an original universe, freed of all voyeurism and conventional good feelings.”

November 2010

BANFF World Media Festival

Nominee for Best Documentary Pilot. May 2011.

National Youth Disability Film Awards

Winner, Best Web Series. December 2010.

Media Coverage

ITV Meridian

The Guardian

The Guardian newspaper's review of The Specials.

BBC Radio 4

The Specials at the BBC

Listen to our first interview on "You and Yours".

Mencap

The UK's leading charity for people with learning disabilities.

Download the Viewpoint magazine article.

The Specials at Mencap's Little Noise Sessions

The Specials go to Mencap's Little Noise Sessions and interview Alexandra Burke, Alphabeat & Jo Whiley.

.net Magazine

The world's best-selling magazine for web designers and developers.

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Broadcast Now

Weekly magazine about the UK's television industry.

Broadcast magazine article

OUCH!

The BBC's disability website interview Lewis.

Tube Filter

A review of "The Specials" on Tube Filter.

Rosie Radio

Rosie O'Donnell tells her listeners about a new show she's seen called 'The Specials'!