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- European Online Journalism Awards 2000:
- Special award for services to journalism, for raising awareness of the threats posed to press freedom by the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (RIP) Act 2000
- Big Brother Awards 2000:
- Award for work on RIP Act 2000, and for raising awareness of threats to privacy.
- Human Rights Awards 2000:
- Runner up, for improving safeguards to individual privacy and freedom in RIP Act 2000.
- Nominated for ISPA 'Internet hero' Award 2002:
- For achievements in the industry.
- Sunday Times "Doors Award":
- For influential lobbying work in the House of Lords