Audio Drama

We are proud to award two of the UK’s premier prizes for audio drama writing. Presented annually at the BBC Audio Drama Awards, our prizes celebrate new talent and outstanding achievement in audio drama.

We are delighted to announced the 2017 Imison Award shortlist and the 2017 Tinnswood shortlist 

  • The Imison Award (£3,000) is given annually to the best audio drama script by a writer new to the medium. 
  • The Tinniswood Award (£3,000) honours the best original audio drama script of the year.

2016 Imison winner Eoin O'Connor and 2016 Tinniswood winner Julian Simpson collecting their awards. (Images: BBC)

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