Our offices will close at midday on 23 Dec and reopen on 5 Jan. We wish you all a restful festive break and lots of writing opps in 2015
Discounts for Guild members
Free FEU training
Guild members are eligible to apply for free training from the Federation of Entertainment Unions. For more information on courses and to register, go to the FEU website.
British Library Reader Pass
Guild members will be issued with a pass on presentation of their membership card. Go to the information desk at the British Library. Visiting information is available online.
Writers' & Artists' Yearbook
Writers & Artists is offering Guild members 20% off its publication Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook 2015. The same discount applies to the Children’s Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook 2015. Visit the website and use the code 'WG15' to obtain your discount.
Guild members are eligible for a 10% discount off accredited Birkbeck courses. Visit the website to find out more.
The Black List
As part of the alliance between the Writers Guild of America West and the Black List, all WGGB members will be able to add their script titles, loglines, tags and representative information, as well as monitor their work’s ratings and user traffic, free of charge. They will also receive a 20% discount on paid Black List services to host their scripts and obtain reader evaluations of their screenplays. More information
The Guild has negotiated a reduced rate subscription to Variety magazine and Variety.com.
The offer is:
- UK & Europe: $299 (normal price $399)
- USA: $248 (normal price $329) ]
- Rest of the World: $449 (normal price $599)
For this you will receive Weekly Variety magazine plus unlimited access to Variety.com – a benefit only available to subscribers. To take advantage of this offer you can either go online or telephone Variety’s Customer Services department:
Online – www.variety.com/wggb
Call – 001 515 247 2993 (8am-10pm US time)
Please quote the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain and your membership number when claiming this subscription. Should you have any problems taking advantage of this offer, please let us know.
Dress Circle, the Covent Garden-based showbiz shop, is offering Writers' Guild members a 10% discount for over-the-counter sales on presentation of their membership cards. As yet, it is unable to offer this to mail-order customers. The discount will not apply with any other offers and no DC vouchers to be given.