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November (6 posts)

  1. Writers Academy 19

    Thursday 26 November 2009, 12:31

    Ceri Meyrick Ceri Meyrick

    It's Week 11 of the course and the writers are all redrafting their "graduation" pieces - an episode of Doctors. If these scripts are deemed OK by the show, they will then pass on to their full commisssioning round on Holby, Casualty and EastEnders starting in January. As this will be the first piece...

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    Thursday 19 November 2009, 13:35

    Paul Ashton Paul Ashton

    Writersroom is updating the policy on what we do and don't accept, and compiling all our guidelines into one set of Terms & Conditions for anyone sending a script in to us. This is where it lives: Terms & Conditions. They will come into effect as of 1 December 2009.

    We will now refer writers wherever...


  3. New Holby City Script

    Tuesday 17 November 2009, 17:17

    Piers Beckley Piers Beckley

    While investigating recently, we found that some of our scripts were a bit on the old side. So here's a classic Holby City script from earlier in the year - Just A Perfect Day by Dan Sefton, to bring us a little more up to date.

    I've got a whole bunch more scripts from all sorts of shows lined up to...

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  4. Pilot commission for college writer

    Thursday 12 November 2009, 16:22

    Micheal Jacob Micheal Jacob

    Well, hello there, and sorry not to have been around since August. I've been waiting to have something to say rather than just dropping in for a ramble, but now there are a few things of note.

    The best news is that a script we developed during the first year of the college has been commissioned for...

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  5. Qs and As

    Monday 9 November 2009, 16:46

    Piers Beckley Piers Beckley

    Just a quickie to say that we still have a few tickets left for our upcoming Q&A sessions.

    First up is Miranda Hart on Tuesday 10 November 2009, where she'll be chatting about her new series Miranda, which airs on BBC2 on Monday nights at 8:30pm

    A week or so later, you can find Stephen Poliakoff and...

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  6. Tony Doyle

    Monday 2 November 2009, 17:10

    Piers Beckley Piers Beckley

    This year's Tony Doyle Bursary for New Writing - supported by us here at the BBC writersroom - is now open for entries, so if you're an Irish writer by birth or residence you should make your way over to our opportunities page and check it out.

    The Tony Doyle Bursary is a fantastic stepping-stone for...

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