The Tinniswood Award, named in memory of scriptwriter Peter Tinniswood, was created by WGGB and the Society of Authors to celebrate writers of original radio drama broadcast within the UK.
Nominations are now open for audio drama scripts broadcast or made available online between 1 October 2016 and 31 October 2017. Only stand-alone radio plays or first episodes of radio series or serials can be nominated. All entries should be submitted by the producer no later than 29 September 2017, using the nomination form.
Previous winners of the Tinniswood Award include James Fritz, pictured above (right), receiving the award for his audio drama Comment is Free in 2017 from Archers writer Tim Stimpson.
Other previous winners include:
2016 Fugue State by Julian Simpson
2015 Goodbye by Morwenna Banks
2014 Marathon Tales by Hannah Silva and Colin Teevan
2012 Kafka the Musical by Murray Gold
2011 Gerontius by Stephen Wyatt
2010 Ivan and the Dogs by Hattie Naylor
2009 Goldfish Girl by Peter Souter
2008 Memorials to the Missing by Stephen Wyatt
2007 Not Talking by Mike Bartlett