Interviews, advice, toolkits, guidelines and other resources to help and support your writing.

  • Be InspiredGet inspiration and top tips from writers and industry professionals in our series of video interviews. Writers include Russell T Davies, Abi Morgan, Josh Weinstein, Dennis Kelly and many more.
  • PodcastJoin the UK's leading television drama writers as they lay bare their writing habits, habitats and career paths and answer your questions
  • Scriptwriting EssentialsFrom Introductions to Re-writing: watch a series of ten videos covering the essentials of writing a successful script.
  • Tips and AdviceTips for writing TV & Film Drama, Continuing Drama, Comedy, Children's and Radio
  • Medium and FormatGuidelines and Examples: find out what we look for and see examples of formatted scripts.
  • Meet the BBC WritersroomWatch an online event which introduces our work and explains how you can get involved.
  • Ten QuestionsJohn Yorke’s 10 Questions are used by top TV writers all over the UK to unlock and refine their stories.
  • BBC AcademyFind more help at the BBC Academy - the BBC's area for training - including free podcasts and interviews with writers and industry experts.