Tajinder Singh Hayer

Tajinder Singh Hayer

Tajinder Singh Hayer

Taj is a Bradford born and bred writer for the stage, radio and screen. He is currently a lecturer in Creative Writing at Lancaster University. He has been writer on attachment at the West Yorkshire Playhouse, writer in residence BBC Radio Drama Manchester, and was nominated as one of the Royal Court’s fifty promising playwrights in 2006-7. He has written for the West Yorkshire Playhouse, Peshkar, Menagerie and Look Left, Look Right Theatre Company. He won the BBC’s Spin new writing award in 2003 with People Like Me, and has written for BBC Radio Four, Radio Three and the Asian Network. He has also written for the CBeebies Channel (Numtums, 2013), and has had short films shown at festivals around the world.