Arvon Writing Retreat – ‘writing for radio’

   Arvon has been shrouded in mystery for some years for me, I’d heard it’s only for real writers, people who take themselves seriously. I always presumed I wasn’t quite good enough to go. How do you know… Read More

Writing for Radio – Paul Dodgson

Paul Dodgson is a talented writer, radio producer, composer and teacher who has written and produced extensively for the BBC in the UK. He has written fourteen radio plays for BBC radio, the latest two ‘Home’ and ‘You… Read More

Spark Lab Productions – Melanie Harris

  Melanie Harris set up the northern base of BBC writers room developing talent for TV, film, new media and radio for four years there. Melanie now makes award-winning programmes for all BBC radio networks, at Spark Lab… Read More

Radio v podcasts

 I’m a sucker for a good story and when I say good, I mean a story that moves me, one that touches and makes me feel something. My first go to pod-casts when I want to listen to… Read More

Script Development With Alison Crawford – writing for radio.

Radio 4’s Alison Crawford has produced and directed many outstanding, thought-provoking radio plays. Alison was nominated for the ‘Radio Academy Awards‘ in 2011 for producing and directing the ‘Recordist‘. She was also short-listed for Sony Radio Academy Award… Read More