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The Hospital Club announces winners of h.Club100 Awards

The awards celebrate the most innovative individuals in the creative world

Lady Leshurr and Ashley Shaw
© PA Wire - Press Association / Dan Wooller for WhatsOnStage

The Hospital Club's h.Club100 Awards have been announced, celebrating enterprising spirits who are showing innovation within the arts.

The awards, in association with The Arts Desk, cover a range of different arts avenues, selecting the winners from an expansive longlist of performers, writers, artists as well as creatives from other walks of life.

The Arts Desk awarded their Young Reviewer Award to Katherine Waters, while Ashley Shaw won the theatre and dance award for her performance as Vicky Page in Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes. Other awards went to Babak Anvari for film and Lady Leshurr for her musical contributions.

The full list of winners is:

The Arts Desk Young Reviewer

Katherine Waters

Advertising, Marketing & PR

Ali Hanan (Creative Equals)

Art, Design & Craft

Esna Su (Turkish Jewellery Artist)


Asim Chaudhry (Actor in People Just Do Nothing)


Dina Torkia (Blogger)


Babak Anvari (BAFTA nominated, award-winning filmmaker)


Cat Channon (Games Aid)


Lady Leshurr (Rapper, singer, and producer)

Publishing & Writing

Sarah Shaffi and Wei Ming Kam (co-founders of the BAME In Publishing network)

Rising Stars (Under 25s)

Saima Chowdhury (vlogger and fashion photographer)

Theatre & Performance

Ashley Shaw (Vicky Page in Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes)