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

A Funny Kind Of Christmas

A Funny Kind Of Christmas

Julia Sutherland presents an hour of stand-up comedy and music poking fun at the festive season..

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Breaking The News

Breaking The News

Topical panel show hosted by Fred MacAulay for BBC Radio Scotland.

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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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Planet Mearns

Planet Mearns

BBC Radio Scotland pilot starring Raymond Mearns. He talks about his life via the medium of stand-up, with sketches to illustrate points.

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Other Older Shows Commissioned By BBC Radio Scotland

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2015 British comedy survey

2015 British comedy survey

A comedy survey has been launched, aiming to collect the thoughts of comedy fans across the UK. Details

20 festive comedy videos

20 festive comedy videos

The internet has been busy creating lots of funny festive video sketches. Here's 20 of the best from 2014. Watch

Christmas Puns

Christmas Puns

UK Pun Champion Darren Walsh has written us some festive jokes. There's a couple of drawings too. Read

BBC New Comedy Award 2014

BBC New Comedy Award 2014

Lee Ridley, a stand-up comedian with cerebral palsy, has won the BBC New Comedy Award 2014. Read

Richard Osman podcast

Richard Osman podcast

Pointless star Richard Osman joins Richard Herring for an entertaining chat. Watch or listen here: Listen

New Christmas Cracker jokes

New Christmas Cracker jokes

The winners of UKTV Gold's Christmas Cracker joke competition have been announced. Read the top 10: Read

No Pressure To Be Festive

No Pressure To Be Festive

Alistair Barrie and Nick Revell host a festive edition of the No Pressure To Be Funny political podcast. Listen

Pun Championships 2015

Pun Championships 2015

Check out some of the puns from the comedians who will take part in the UK Pun Championships 2015. Read

Christmas TV Guide 2014

Christmas TV Guide 2014

A list of 25 festive comedy specials to look out for between now and 2015. There's lots of treats ahead: Read

Christmas Gift Guide 2014

Christmas Gift Guide 2014

Shopping for gifts? We've plenty to choose from in our Christmas selection, from books to DVDs. Browse