Newsjack seeking submissions of sketches and one-liners (paid)

Newsjack the Radio 4 Extra topical news sketch show, which anyone can write for, is again looking for writers to submit sketches and one-liners for its 18th series.

Irreverent and satirical, Newsjack is the scrapbook sketch show written entirely by the Great British public, and then bought to life by a revolving cast of sketch performers.

How to apply: Go to Newsjack’s Submission Page on their website for full details, advice, script templates and details of fees for material which is used on air.

Read their Blog (submission dates relate to a previous series) for more information about how to submit sketches, plus loads of handy hints and examples.

Deadline: Weekly until 13 March 2018 (details below)

Sketches: Weekly deadline 12.00pm on Mondays from 5th February 2018 (last submission Monday 12th March 2018)

One-Liners: Weekly deadline 12.00pm Tuesdays from 6th February 2018 (last submission Tuesday 13th March 2018)

Source: BBC Writersroom

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