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  1. Social Media and TV Drama

    Ben Rawson-Jones

    Social Media Producer

    Social Media and TV Drama

    Ben Rawson-Jones is a Social Media Producer who began by working on entertainment shows like Big Brother and The Great British Bake Off before moving into drama. He describes the increasing importance of Social Media in promoting and extending the world of drama and in reaching a younger audience.

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  2. Virtual Reality needs talented writers

    Zillah Watson

    Head of Content Commissioning, BBC Virtual Reality

    Virtual Reality needs talented writers

    Last week we ran a one-day workshop with the BBC's Virtual Reality team for a group of writers who are working in the field of immersive or interactive storytelling or who have a passion to get involved in new forms of storytelling. Find out more from Zillah Watson, the BBC's Editor for Virtual ...

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  3. The Break III 'Love' on BBC Three - Meet the Writers

    Angela Galvin

    Development Producer, BBC Writersroom Scotland

    The Break III 'Love' on BBC Three - Meet the Writers

    The Break is our returning strand of monologues by writers who are new to broadcast. For the third series the theme is 'Love'. The 5 monologues were all written by Scottish or Scotland-based writers and filmed on the set of River City in Dumbarton.

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  4. Viral Success! But what does it mean?

    Graham Hughes

    Writer. Director, Editor

    Viral Success! But what does it mean?

    Graham Hughes took part in our Fast and Funny Comedy writers' scheme back in 2016. He recently republished his final sketch on Imgur (an online image sharing community) and saw it go viral with over a million views and shares. He explains how the experience has made him re-evaluate comedy success.

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  5. Children's Digital Residential

    Raisah Ahmed

    Screenwriter and Director

    Children's Digital Residential

    Raisah Ahmed is a screenwriter and director who came on our recent residential by the shores of Loch Long to develop ideas for the BBC's updated 'Stay Safe' project - which promotes online safety for kid's in a digital world.

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  6. Helping kids to stay safe and secure online with a Scottish writers' residential

    Will Maclean

    Writer

    Helping kids to stay safe and secure online with a Scottish writers' residential

    Will Maclean recently attended a residential workshop we organised with BBC Children's at Cove Park in Scotland on developing narrative content to help with children's online safety. He explains how he got involved, what happened and what the potential outcome will be.

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  7. Inside the Writersroom - a new series of podcast interviews with the UK's leading TV drama writers

    Abigail Gonda

    Development Producer, BBC Writersroom

    Inside the Writersroom - a new series of podcast interviews with the UK's leading TV drama writers

    Join the UK's leading television drama writers, including Jed Mercurio and Sally Wainwright, as they lay bare their writing habits, habitats and career paths in in-depth interviews with BBC Writersroom's Abigail Gonda.

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  8. How producing my own web series started me on the road to Albert Square

    Lisa Gifford

    Writer

    How producing my own web series started me on the road to Albert Square

    Lisa Gifford was one of the eight writers selected for the EastEnders writers Shadow Scheme in 2016. She explains her journey to that point with advice on how to be proactive and create your own opportunities.

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  9. The Social

    Louise Thornton

    Senior Producer

    The Social

    In the fourth of our blogs with a Scotland focus Louise Thornton, Senior Producer of The Social, explains how this digital platform, run by BBC Scotland, is supporting the development of writers and content creators through their comedy and short form drama.

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  10. Tell Me Your Secrets - Can YOU save Britain from the Nazis? Creating an interactive graphic novel experience

    Michael Orwell

    Editor, BBC Knowledge & Learning

    Tell Me Your Secrets - Can YOU save Britain from the Nazis? Creating an interactive graphic novel experience

    Michael Orwell explains why and how he decided to re-tell the story of Sir Henry Tizard's 2nd World War mission to the USA in the form of a graphic novel.

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