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  1. Creating Vandullz for BBC Wales' Festival of Funny

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Creating Vandullz for BBC Wales' Festival of Funny

    We caught up with our former Welsh Voices Leila Navabi and Sion Edwards to hear about working together on a brand new comedy, which goes out this evening on BBC One Wales and BBC iPlayer.

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  2. World Productions Wales Writers' Award - Winners Announced

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    World Productions Wales Writers' Award - Winners Announced

    We are delighted to announce the two winners of this prestigious award, run in partnership with World Productions as part of its commitment to developing its creative base in Wales.

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  3. World Productions Wales Writers' Award 2021 - Shortlisted Writers Announced

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    World Productions Wales Writers' Award 2021 - Shortlisted Writers Announced

    Earlier this year, to celebrate the launch of World’s new Cardiff office, World Productions and the BBC collaborated to discover writers and bring distinctive and contemporary Welsh stories to a television audience. We're delighted to announce the shortlisted writers.

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  4. How my script "The Lemonade Lads" was produced for BBC Radio 4

    Faebian Averies

    Writer and Actor

    How my script "The Lemonade Lads" was produced for BBC Radio 4

    Faebian Averies is the current Wales Writer in Residence with BBC Wales, National Theatre Wales and BBC Writersroom. She describes how her winning script "The Lemonade Lads" was produced as a Radio Drama for BBC Radio 4 during lockdown.

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  5. Meet our new Development Producer in Wales

    Beth Grant

    Development Producer, BBC Writersroom

    Meet our new Development Producer in Wales

    Beth Grant has recently taken over as our Development Producer based out of Cardiff. Meet Beth, find out more about her work and why she's excited to be joining BBC Writersroom to find and develop the next generation of Welsh writers.

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  6. Recording my Wales Writer in Residence winning play for BBC Radio 4

    Rhiannon Boyle

    Writer

    Recording my Wales Writer in Residence winning play for BBC Radio 4

    Part of Rhiannon Boyle's prize as winner of the first Wales Writer in Residence is to have her winning play produced for BBC Radio 4. Rhiannon reports from the recording, which turned out to be quite a different experience from what she had expected...

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  7. Meet the Wales Writer in Residence 2020/21

    Faebian Averies

    Writer and Actor

    Meet the Wales Writer in Residence 2020/21

    Last night, live on BBC Radio Wales, Faebian Averies was announced as the second Wales Writer in Residence with BBC Wales and National Theatre Wales. We caught up with Faebian to find out more about her writing life.

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  8. Wales Writer in Residence - Shortlist Announced

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Wales Writer in Residence - Shortlist Announced

    Six up-and-coming writers have been shortlisted for Wales Writer in Residence 2020 with the winner set to be announced on Sunday 6 December.

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  9. Welsh Voices Monologues

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Welsh Voices Monologues

    Earlier this year we challenged our Welsh Voices to create monologue pieces for live performance at Machynlleth Comedy Festival. Then Covid hit and life turned upside down. Not wanting to let good work go to waste we developed and made 6 of the pieces which you can listen to now.

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  10. Some stories are hard to tell - How BBC Writersroom has been working with Children in Need

    BBC Writersroom Wales

    Some stories are hard to tell - How BBC Writersroom has been working with Children in Need

    Back in 2018, BBC Writersroom Wales, BBC Children In Need and BBC Cymru Wales came together to create an initiative that would give a voice to those stories that are hard to tell. Rare Beasts, a micro animation written by Tim Price, is one of the resulting dramas.

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