BBC Writers Room: Welcome to Northern Ireland

It’s fantastic to hear that the BBC’s Writers Room is opening an office in Belfast. This will be great news for writers from Northern Ireland, those living in Northern Ireland and indeed Irish writers across the island of Ireland interested in writing for UK network. Okay, hands up here: I totally live in Northern Ireland Read more about BBC Writers Room: Welcome to Northern Ireland[…]

Etch a Sketch – 5 Banana Skins New Sketch-Writers Should Avoid

Aspiring sketch writers can often slip up if they’re not wary when tackling this appealing (but deceptively simple) short form. Over the years I’ve read a lot of sketches from new writers wanting to make a name for themselves in comedy. It’s a good aspiration as getting on the writing team of an established sketch Read more about Etch a Sketch – 5 Banana Skins New Sketch-Writers Should Avoid[…]