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  1. The year isn't quite so new now is it? But Happy New Year nevertheless and it's great to see Ceri at Writers Academy blogging here this year! The tail end of 2008 had me battling with my ISP, I was reduced to a dial up internet connection for almost 6 weeks with only intermittent broadband. T...

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  2. Joe Ahearne blogs about adapting and directing the new BBC One Drama The Secret of Crickley Hall. 

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  3. Shakeel Ahmed on the challenges of turning his original short drama for BBC iPlayer into a series.

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  4. Head of BBC Drama Scotland and judge of our Frank Deasy Award Chris Aird talks to us about looks for in a great script and what defines ‘Scottish drama’.

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  5. The winner of last year's Alfred Bradley Bursary Award for Radio drama on writing the powerful Radio 4 drama 'Shamed', which tackles the subject of grooming.

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  6. Dan Allum talks about exploring the lives of Romany Gypsies for BBC Radio 4's Afternoon Drama.

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  7. The producer of Radio 4 Extra's Chain Gang talks about what he's looking for from YOUR storylines for the series.

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  8. Writer and Director Shazia Ashraf talks about her experiences of attending BBC Writersroom's sessions at Salford Sitcom Showcase 2015

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  9. Writersroom's Development Producer, Paul Ashton says a fond farewell & addresses some of the popular myths about what we do

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  10. Introducing a new initiative set up to help TV production companies and broadcasters access new and established writers from diverse backgrounds.

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  11. Joe Barton blogs about the writing and production process for Our World War - BBC three's tense combat drama series revealing experiences of British soldiers in World War One.

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  12. Tony Basgallop on the process of writing his first ever whodunit - the four part BBC One drama, What Remains.

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  13. Today we've relaunched our website to work properly across mobile and tablet as well as desktop computers. It has a fresh new look and we've shaken-up the content.

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  14. Head of BBC Drama Wales and judge of our Wales Drama Award Faith Penhale talks to us about why this is such an exciting time for drama in Wales and what she looks for in a script.

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  15. Lucy Beaumont blogs about how winning the 2012 BBC Radio New Comedy Award led to her BBC Radio 2 Sitcom, To Hull & Back.

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  16. Chris Wilson won the 2009 Alfred Bradley Bursary Award for his script Playing the Game, a new version of which will air as part of Radio 3 drama series The Wire under the title Lump-Boy Logan. So here's Chris to talk about the play: Chris Wilson I write about horse-racing for a living. I ...

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