BBC Radio Scotland

BBC Radio Scotland

Radio Scotland from the BBC. It has a budget to commission its own comedy shows, and a mix of sitcoms, stand-up and panel shows have found their home on the station. The Comedy Café, a popular weekly show which talks about British comedy, can be found on BBC Radio Scotland too.

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  • By Phone: 0870 010 0222
  • By Post: BBC Information, PO Box 1922, Glasgow, G2 3WT

BBC Radio Scotland - New & Current Shows

Dan Five-0

Dan Five-0

Radio Scotland sitcom pilot about a man separated from his wife but still having to work with her.

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Funny Kind Of...

Funny Kind Of...

Julia Sutherland introduces and talks to stand-up comedians who look for laughs in some of life's darker places.

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Half My Age Plus Seven

Half My Age Plus Seven

Radio Scotland sitcom starring Wendy Wason, about an age-gap relationship.

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Homework

Homework

Radio sitcom pilot about a senior manager who is now working from him.

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Out Of The Rough

Out Of The Rough

Radio Scotland pilot set around one of the oldest golf clubs in the country. Written by Simon Carlyle.

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Player

Player

Sitcom pilot set in the 1980s about a young computer programmer from Dundee.

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Other Older Shows Commissioned By BBC Radio Scotland

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Jon Richardson gets engaged

Jon Richardson gets engaged

Jon Richardson has asked his girlfriend - fellow stand-up Lucy Beaumont - to marry him. Read

Still Open All Hours

Still Open All Hours

A full series of Still Open All Hours is now filming with cameras rolling in Doncaster, & studio dates booked: Read

Bad Education interviews

Bad Education interviews

The cast of Bad Education talk about what looks set to be the final series of the hit school sitcom. Read

W1A to return for Series 2

W1A to return for Series 2

W1A, the sitcom which mocks the BBC's management culture, is to return for a second series in 2015. Read

Bad Bridesmaid - Holly Burn

Bad Bridesmaid - Holly Burn

Holly Burn talks about how her cover was almost blown whilst filming on ITV2 show Bad Bridesmaid. Read

Is a Scottish kilt a skirt?

Is a Scottish kilt a skirt?

Extract from eBay. A Scottish seller gets into an argument over whether his kilt is technically a skirt. Read

Derek to end with special

Derek to end with special

Ricky Gervais says his Channel 4 show Derek will end after a final special episode. Read

Comic calendar Kickstarter

Comic calendar Kickstarter

Stand-up John Cooper has launched a Kickstarter drive to fund a calendar of his stand-up comic strips. Read

Stephen Fry's new book

Stephen Fry's new book

Details have been released about More Fool Me, the candid new memoir book from Stephen Fry. Read

Sir Donald Sinden dies

Sir Donald Sinden dies

Acclaimed actor Sir Donald Sinden, star of Two's Company and Never The Twain, has died at the age of 90. Read