For 2016 the Sandford St Martin Awards have benefitted from the expertise and enthusiasm of a particularly distinguished group of judges and short-listers. Bryony Taylor, the author of ‘More TV Vicar‘ (a book that gets under the dog-collar of some of the best known religious characters on television) and a curate in Durham is one of them. Such […]
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About Bryony Taylor
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Bryony Taylor contributed a whooping 2 entries.
Entries by Bryony Taylor
In October 2015 Bryony Taylor, a curate from Durham and self-confessed TV addict, participated in a panel discussion produced by the Trust for the annual Church and Media Conference. The session was called “More TV Vicar?” … Um, yes: we did shamelessly pilfer the title of Bryony’s excellent book exploring television depictions of Christians in all their […]
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- Is Religious Broadcasting Fit for Purpose? September 5, 2016
Why good religious programmes = good programming
“All programme-makers are ultimately looking for good stories to tell. And audiences are looking for good stories to watch. And there are few richer repositories of stories than the world's faiths and the extraordinary ways that human beings have attempted to find meaning through them."
Broadcaster and Editor of Private Eye, whose programme "When Bankers Were Good" won a Sandford Award in 2012.
For more information about previous winners go to our Awards Archive. If you want to enter your programme for a 2017 Award, you have until February 3rd. Full details are on our Awards page.