Kirsty Halton worked as a forensic scientist and science teacher before embarking on her writing career. She has written two scripts for The Chase and has been a member of the Emmerdale writing team since 2009.
2017 The Worst Witch – CBBC
2009 – 2017 Emmerdale – ITV
104 scripts commissioned (including 4 x one hour specials)
2008 Development contract – Rollem Productions
Original treatments commissioned
2007 The Chase Series 3 – Rollem Productions / BBC
1 x 60 minute script commissioned
The Chase Series 2 – Rollem Productions / BBC
1 x 60 minute script commissioned and broadcast
2006 The Quantum Project – Optic Verve
20 minute educational TV drama commissioned
Other related experience and workshops:
TAPS Regional Shorts and Continuing Drama series courses.
BBC Holby workshop
BBC Brief Encouters scheme – shortlisted