Here are the full list of winners from Barclays DIVA Awards

Sandi Toksvig, Dawn Butler MP, and Nicola Adams were amongst the big winners at DIVA’s annual awards extravaganza.

Actress Rachel Shelley hosted the ceremony, which honours and pays tribute to those who help make a difference to the LGBTQ community.

Toksvig – who presents The Great British Bake Off on BBC – scooped the award for Broadcaster of the Year for her commitment to lesbian, trans and bisexual issues.

Butler took home the gong for Ally of the Year, while British boxer Adams won Sports Personality of the Year.

Inspirational Role Model of the Year was awarded to actress and campaigner Sophie Ward, while Holby City won LGBT Series/Storyline of the Year for its plot between Serena and Bernie.

Founder of Barclays DIVA Awards, Linda Riley, said: “The DIVA Awards is a fantastic event that honours those who are committed to raising awareness for the lesbian, trans and bisexual communities.

“We’re proud of everyone who won big tonight and all of the shortlisters involved – each and every one of them make a difference to the LGBTQ+ community.”

Check out the full list of winners below:

Outnews Global Journalist of the Year 2018:

Winner: Emily Reynolds

Radio Diva Politician of the Year 2018:

Winner: Hannah Bardell MP

Barclays Diversity Champion of the Year 2018:

Winner: Francesca Harris

Jackdaw Media Author of the Year 2018:

Winner: Kiki Archer

Royal Navy Sports Personality of the Year 2018:

Winner: Nicola Adams

PWC Business Leader of the Year 2018:

Winner:Dawn Airey

The Centre For Reproductive & Genetic Health Ally of the Year 2018:

Winner: Dawn Butler MP

Milli-on-air Rising Star of the Year 2018:

Winner: Charlie Craggs

My G Work LGBT Network Group of the Year 2018:

Winner: Barclays – Spectrum Network

Bloom & Cadogan Activist of the Year 2018:

Winner: Dr Elly Barnes MBE

Lesbian Box Office Inspirational Role Model of the Year 2018:

Winner: Sophie Ward

P&G Community Champion of the Year 2018:

Winner: Sally Edwards

Heathrow Entertainment Personality of the Year 2018:

Winner: Heather Peace

Brand of the Year 2018:

Winner: Tesco

Pride In London LGBT Series/Storyline of the Year 2018:

Winner: Holby City

DIVA Music Festival Musician of the Year 2018: 

Winner: Lucy Spraggan

UK Black Pride Online Influencer of the Year 2018:

Winner: Rose & Rosie

Emerald Waterways Broadcaster/Presenter of the Year 2018:

Winner: Sandi Toksvig

DIVA Choice Award 2018:

Winner: Jacquie Lawrence

DIVA Hall of Fame 2018: 

Winner: Horse McDonald​

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