14 March 1968 at the Dorchester Hotel, London

 

Best British Screenplay

Zita Plaque

Robert Bolt, A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS

Merit Scroll

Harold Pinter, ACCIDENT

 

Best British Original Screenplay

Zita Plaque

Edward Boyd, Peter Edward Boyd, Peter Yates and George Markstein, ROBBERY

Merit Scroll

Frederic Raphael, TWO FOR THE ROAD

 

Best British Comedy Screenplay

Zita Plaque

Bill Naughton, THE FAMILY WAY

Merit Scroll

Frederic Raphael, TWO FOR THE ROAD

 

Best British Documentary or Short Script

Zita Plaque

Ronnie Whitehouse, DEAD SAFE

Merit Scroll

Anthony Short, GOOD AS GOLD

 

Best British Original Teleplay

Zita Plaque

David Mercer, IN TWO MINDS

Merit Scroll

Simon Gray, DEATH OF A TEDDYBEAR

 

Best British Light Entertainment

Zita Plaque

Team Award, accepted by John Law, FROST OVER ENGLAND

Merit Scroll

Team Award, accepted by Ken Hoare and Mike Sharland, THE STANLEY BAXTER SHOW

 

Best British Documentary Script

Zita Plaque

Ken Russell and Austin Frazer, DANTE’S INFERNO

Merit Scroll

Kevin Billington, ALL THE QUEEN’S MEN

 

Best British Dramatisation

Zita Plaque

Vincent Tilsey, Anthony Stevens, Constance Cox and Donald Wilson, THE FORSYTE SAGA

Merit Scroll

John Hawkesworth, CONAN DOYLE

 

Best British Comedy Script

Zita Plaque

Johnny Speight, TILL DEATH DO US PART

Merit Scroll

Richard Waring, NOT IN FRONT OF THE CHILDREN

 

Best Writer of British Series

Zita Plaque

NJ Crisp , DIXON OF DOCK GREEN, DR FINLAY’S CASEBOOK, THE REVENUE MEN

Merit Scroll

Philip Levene, THE AVENGERS

 

Best British Radio Drama Script

Zita Plaque

Norman Smithson, THE THREE LODGERS

Merit Scroll

Team Award accepted by Alan Plater, THE NORTHERN DRIFT

 

Best British Radio Comedy or Serial or Series Script

Zita Plaque

Barry Took and Marty Feldman, ROUND THE HORN

Merit Scroll

Edward J Mason and Bruno Milna, THE ARCHERS

 

Best British Radio Features Script

Zita Plaque

Honor Tracy, THE SORROWS OF IRELAND

Merit Scroll

Frederick Bradnum, A LONELY PLACE IN A DARK WOOD

 

Guild Award for Distinguished Service to Writers

Zita Plaques to Carl Foreman and Gordon Wellesley