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SHAUN THE SHEEP

THE FARMER'S LLAMAS - LEE PRESSMAN
17 December 2019

Classic half hour SHAUN THE SHEEP special, THE FARMER'S LLAMAS, gets a seasonal repeat showing on New Year's Eve at 10.50am on BBC1. Lee Pressman co-wrote the episode which is Radio Times "Children's Choice."


EMMERDALE

WRITTEN BY JANE PEARSON
02 December 2019

Catch Jane Pearson's next episode of EMMERDALE on Wednesday 11th December at 7pm on ITV. A worried Jimmy is questioned about Archie's disappearance. Leyla is eager to rehearse the panto's kissing scene with Liam!


EASTENDERS

WRITTEN BY KIM REVILL
20 November 2019

End the week with a pair of EastEnders episodes by Kim Revill on Thursday 28th November at 7.30pm and Friday 29th November at 8.30pm on BBC1 and iPlayer. Ruby arrives to stay at The Vic with Mick and Ollie. Mick realises Linda's drinking is getting out of control. Meanwhile, Martin struggles to get over Stacey.


EMMERDALE

WRITTEN BY JANE PEARSON
13 November 2019

It's a double helping of EMMERDALE on Thursday 21st November. Jane Pearson has scripted both episodes which go out at 7pm & 8pm on ITV.


CHILDREN'S BAFTA NOMINATIONS 2019

GERT THOMAS / LEE PRESSMAN
07 November 2019

We're thrilled that THE DUMPING GROUND produced by Gert Thomas has been nominated in the Drama category in this year's Children's Bafta Awards. And equally delighted that DANGER MOUSE is nominated in the Animation category. Lee Pressman was script editor and writer on the show. The winners will be announced on 1st December. Fingers crossed!


MIDSOMER MURDERS: THE GREEN MAN

WRITTEN BY MICHAEL RUSSELL
06 November 2019

For the third week in a row, there's an opportunity to see one of Michael Russell's classic MIDSOMER MURDERS episodes again on Saturday afternoon. Catch this week's ep, "The Green Man", at 2.55pm on ITV on Saturday 9th November. Barnaby investigates the collapse of a tunnel which has exposed a collection of ancient skeletons - and more recent remains among the bones suggest links to a nearby double shooting.


EASTENDERS

WRITTEN BY LYNNE DALLOW
30 October 2019

Catch Lynne Dallow's latest episode of EastEnders on Monday 4th November at 8pm on BBC1 and available on iPlayer. Keegan finds himself in a tricky situation, Ben has a surprising offer for Jay, and Mel's plan starts to come together.


MIDSOMER MURDERS: WORM IN THE BUD

WRITTEN BY MICHAEL RUSSELL
29 October 2019

Michael Russell's classic MIDSOMER MURDERS episode, "Worm In The Bud" has a network showing on Saturday 2nd November at 2.55pm on ITV. It features guest star Wendy Craig.


EMMERDALE

WRITTEN BY JANE PEARSON
24 October 2019

Catch Jane Pearson's latest episode of EMMERDALE on Wednesday 30th October at 7pm on ITV. Jamie is shocked by a discovery. Meanwhile, Mandy and Vinny fear for their lives, and Leanna gives Jacob food for thought.


LITTLE PRINCESS SERIES 4

WRITTEN BY SALLY MARCHANT
23 October 2019

Sally Marchant's first episode in the new series of LITTLE PRINCESS premieres on Channel 5's Milkshake strand on Tuesday 29th October at 8.45am. It's a delightful ep "I'll Try To Be Quiet" and the first of four that she contributed.


DOUBLE CONGRATS

WRITER: CARMEN HARRIS
17 October 2019

Congrats to Carmen Harris whose play, FOREIGN, has been shortlisted for this year's Alfred Fagon Award. There are six plays in the running with the winner announced on 15th November. And further congrats to Carmen and the team at Douglas Road Productions for SOON GONE: A WINDRUSH CHRONICLE winning Best Short-Form Series category at the Content and Innovation Awards in Cannes this week. Carmen scripted the opening episode.


EMMERDALE

WRITTEN BY JANE PEARSON
25 September 2019

Catch Jane Pearson's latest episode of EMMERDALE on Wednesday 2nd October at 7pm on ITV. Guilt-racked over Frank's death, Kerry makes a slip up when his grieving daughter Tracy gives up her fight for justice. Meanwhile, there's another narrow escape for secret lovers Moira and Nate which pushes the pair to plan some alone time elsewhere.


EASTENDERS

WRITTEN BY KIM REVILL
25 September 2019

End the week with a pair of EastEnders episodes by Kim Revill on Thursday 3rd October at 7.30pm and Friday 4th October at 8.30pm on BBC1 and iPlayer. Sharon's plan to go to Portugal falls apart. She's desperate to meet Mel's demands.


THE DUMPING GROUND - all new episodes

PRODUCER: GERT THOMAS
23 September 2019

CBBC flagship drama, THE DUMPING GROUND, returns with all new episodes on Friday 27th September at 5pm and available on iPlayer. Gert Thomas produces another cracking series. To whet your whistle, there's a preview here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p07kjb2r/the-dumping-ground-preview


ALFRED FAGON AWARD NOMINATION

FOREIGN BY CARMEN HARRIS
20 September 2019

Congrats to Carmen Harris whose play, FOREIGN, has been nominated for this year's Alfred Fagon Award - the leading award for black, British playwrights. The winner will be announced at a ceremony at the National Theatre in November.


EASTENDERS

WRITTEN BY LYNNE DALLOW
18 September 2019

Start the week with Lynne's latest episode of EastEnders on Monday 23rd September at 8pm on BBC1 and available on iPlayer. Things are hotting up as Mel uses Keanu's phone to set a trap for Sharon.


EMMERDALE

WRITTEN BY JANE PEARSON
21 August 2019

End the week with Jane Pearson's latest episode of EMMERDALE which goes out on Friday 30th August at 7pm on ITV. Will Amy confess to boyfriend Nate? Is the guilt-ridden mum about to crack and tell him she was responsible for the fatal fire at the Sharmas' sweet factory? The couple have a heart-to-heart and Amy makes a confession but will she tell Nate the truth about her crime? Elsewhere, Moira spots Nate and Amy together and is stunned by the depth of her jealousy.


ACKLEY BRIDGE Series 3

WRITTEN BY KIM REVILL
29 July 2019

Kim Revill co-wrote the penultimate episode in the current series of ACKLEY BRIDGE which goes out on Tuesday 30th July at 8pm on C4 and available on 4OD catch up. Mandy tries to find out who is responsible for a rumour spreading around the school that Cory is the father of her baby - only to discover a secret concerning Sian. Chloe outs Nas in the middle of a school fundraiser, while Rukhsana accompanies Spud as he sets off on a quest in search of his father.


EMMERDALE

written by Jane Pearson
26 July 2019

Victoria is sickened by Lee's demands in Jane's episode of EMMERDALE airing on Monday 29th July at 7pm on ITV.


BOB THE BUILDER: Stranded

written by Darren Jones
25 July 2019

A heavy storm causes damage to the Fixham lighthouse in Darren's episode airing at 6.45am on Saturday 27th August 2019 on Channel 5's Milkshake!