Latest opportunities

  • The University of Southampton - Green Stories

    The University of Southampton - Green Stories

    Deadline: Various deadlines. Green Stories Writing Competitions are a free set of competitions with prizes, open to all. Writers are asked to write stories that present positive visions of what a sustainable society might look like, or integrate green characters, policies, solutions etc. in the backdrop of an otherwise mainstream story. Upcoming deadlines include Interactive Fiction (3rd Feb), Flash Fiction (21st March), Screenplay (18th April), QuiBi-style short episodes (23rd May), Adult Novel (2nd June), Children's stories (14th September).

  • *Wales Writer in Residence*

    *Wales Writer in Residence*

    Deadline: Monday 11th May 2020. The Wales Writer in Residence offers two placements over a year - at National Theatre Wales and BBC Cymru Wales - and a guaranteed broadcast credit on BBC Radio 4. There is a bursary of £12,000.

  • Nick Darke Award - Falmouth University

    Nick Darke Award - Falmouth University

    Deadline: 5pm on Monday 4th May 2020. The Nick Darke Writers' Award 2020 is now open for submissions of stage plays from UK and European writers aged 16 and over. The winner will receive a £6000 award.

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Latest scripts

  • Gold Digger

    Gold Digger

    Read these scripts from the BBC TV Drama archive.

  • Giri/Haji

    Giri/Haji

    Read these scripts from the BBC TV Drama archive.

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