After singer Jason Orange admitted from the stage that the band were “sheepish” about collecting awards, bandmate Mark Owen commented: “Rob, thanks for coming back mate, appreciate it.”
It’s the first time Take That have won the award, despite receiving three previous nominations.
Earlier in the night, the band opened the show by playing their latest single ‘Kidz’.
The other British Group nominees were:
Mumford & Sons
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