What we are doing

To celebrate 60 years of wins for writers we have

Published the next chapter of our history The Write Stuff, which you can read here

We are holding special events throughout the year including

A special anniversary Writers’ Guild Awards ceremony on 14 January 2019

A special birthday Annual General Meeting on 24 June 2019

Panel and other events run by our craft and regional lay committees

LATEST: WGGB AGM at the iconic Unicorn Theatre, 24 June 2019 – all members welcome! Guest speaker is ITV Controller of Comedy Saskia Schuster and there is a drink receptions afterwards.

A New Era in BBC Audio Drama, free event, 6 February 2019, 6pm, BBC Birmingham, featuring BBC Radio 4 drama and fiction commissioner Alison Hindell, plus networking drinks.

Voices for change, free WGGB event at Leicester Comedy Festival, 16 February, 2019, 12pm-1.30pm, exploring how we can bring more diversity to comedy writing.

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