10 June 2010: Another fantastic Big Chip!

Great atmosphere, superb winners at the 12th annual Big Chip awards.

The 2010 Big Chip Awards event animation was prepared by MI, formerly AHD - winners of last year's Best Use of Animation award.

Big winners at the 2010 Big Chip awards were Lightbox Education and Stardotstar.

Lightbox walked away with the prestigious Grand Prix as well as the Best Public Sector Project for MP for a Week - "a uniquely credible and intriguing view of the political process" said the judges.

chumsStardotstar landed three of the chunky star-shaped awards including the coveted Big Chip New Media Agency award, along with Best Application of Technology for their Nosey Parker iPhone app, and Best E-learning with Things to come.

Terry Christian and David ThrelfallThe awards were hosted by Terry Christian. Actor David Threlfall of Shameless fame made the appeal for homeless charity, Byte Night, which raises money for Action for Children.

Other strong winners included some new faces.

Jono Brain of Digital Blah Blah is the new Matt Booth after winning both the Best Freelancer and Best Use of Visual Design - two awards in One year for a newcomer.

Cahoona won the prized Tasty Website award - decided by popular vote - as well asBest Not for Profit Project for their Band On The Wall Website redevelopment.

Manchester Museums Consortium and Visit Manchester won the Best On-line Brand Development as well as winning a commendation for Best Public Sector.

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