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  1. BBC Writersroom Wales Festival 2019 Review by Wales Writer in Residence, Rhiannon Boyle

    Rhiannon Boyle

    Writer

    BBC Writersroom Wales Festival 2019 Review by Wales Writer in Residence, Rhiannon Boyle

    This week the BBC Writersroom Wales Festival was held at National Museum Cardiff. With guest speakers such as - Russell T Davies, the creators of His Dark Materials - Bad Wolf Studios, Keeping Faith writer Matthew Hall, the legendary Andrew Davies, the hilarious Rob Brydon and Ruth Jones, and of...

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  2. Meet the Welsh Voices 2019/20

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Meet the Welsh Voices 2019/20

    We’re delighted to announce the 3rd generation of Welsh Voices. Meet our 19/20 group. This talented bunch will be joining us on a year-long development programme consisting of masterclasses, workshops, industry introductions and bespoke writing opportunities.

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  3. How BBC Writersroom in Wales Kick-Started my Comedy Writing Career

    Leila Navabi

    Writer and Comedian

    How BBC Writersroom in Wales Kick-Started my Comedy Writing Career

    Leila Navabi was part of our Welsh Voices 18-19 writer development group. She explains how the Find Me Funny sitcom opportunity opened the door to the possibility that a career in writing and performing could become a reality.

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  4. Meet the Wales Writer in Residence

    Rhiannon Boyle

    Writer

    Meet the Wales Writer in Residence

    We're delighted to announce that Rhiannon Boyle will be the inaugural Wales Writer in Residence with National Theatre Wales and BBC Wales. Meet Rhiannon and find out more about her work and inspiration in 10 Questions!

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  5. Wales Writer in Residence - Shortlist Announced

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Wales Writer in Residence - Shortlist Announced

    Today we're announcing the eight writers who have reached the shortlist for the inaugural Wales Writer in Residence with National Theatre Wales and BBC Cymru Wales. This prestigious new scheme aims at furthering a writer’s career across a portfolio of media and includes a guaranteed broadcast cr...

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  6. Wales Writer in Residence - Announcing the Longlist

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Wales Writer in Residence - Announcing the Longlist

    We're delighted to announce the 17 writers and scripts that have gained a place on the Longlist for the inaugural Wales Writer in Residence 2019, in partnership with National Theatre Wales and BBC Cymru Wales.

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  7. Keeping Faith - Series Two

    Matthew Hall

    Writer

    Keeping Faith - Series Two

    The hit Wales-set drama Keeping Faith returns this Tuesday, 23rd July, for its second season having broken iPlayer records. We caught up with the show's creator, Matthew Hall.

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  8. Welsh Voices 2018/19

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Welsh Voices 2018/19

    ARCHIVED JULY 2019 - All info current to day of archiving. For latest news on the writers below, please get in touch with Writersroom Wales BBC Writersroom Wales announces the eleven writers who will take part in their invitational Welsh Voices group for 2018-2019 (running in partnership with Na...

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  9. Writing Audio Drama - Ten Top Tips

    Helen Perry

    Development Producer, BBC Writersroom Wales

    Writing Audio Drama - Ten Top Tips

    Submissions are now open for the new Wales Writer in Residence opportunity from BBC Cymru Wales, National Theatre of Wales and BBC Writersroom Wales. Writers must submit a 30-50 page script for audio. To help you (and offer some general advice) here are 10 Top Tips from our Wales Development Pro...

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  10. Care Day 2019 - Working with BBC Children in Need

    Daf James

    Writer

    Care Day 2019 - Working with BBC Children in Need

    Some stories are really difficult for BBC Children in Need to broadcast in documentary form because, in order to safeguard the people involved, those children and young people have to remain anonymous. Writer Daf James explains how he worked with the Roots Foundation in Swansea to tell one of th...

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