BBC Radio Wales

BBC Radio Wales

Radio Wales from the BBC. It doesn't have much of a budget for comedy, but has produced a few panel shows and sitcoms.

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

BBC Radio Wales - New & Current Shows

Here Be Dragons

Here Be Dragons

Radio sketch show featuring Welsh comedians.

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The Leak

Leak, The

Tom Price and guests from the world of comedy and entertainment review the week's biggest stories from around Wales.

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Siadwel

Siadwel

John Sparkes resurrects his Naked Video character for a four part comedy on BBC Radio Wales.

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Other Older Shows Commissioned By BBC Radio Wales

Come The Revolution

Come The Revolution

Chris Corcoran asks comedians whether or not they could lead their audience to start a revolution.

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Comedy Am Byth

Radio Wales documentary looking at why Welsh comedians don't talk about being Welsh as much as other nationalities celebrate their heritage.

The Dylan Thomas Pub Quiz

Dylan Thomas Pub Quiz, The

BBC Radio Wales show in which Chris Corcoran quizzes a panel on their knowledge of Swansea poet Dylan Thomas.

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Elis James' Pantheon Of Heroes

Elis James' Pantheon Of Heroes

Elis James explores historic Welsh figures through sketch and stand-up.

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Gareth Gwynn's Twisted History Of BBC Wales

Gareth Gwynn's Twisted History Of BBC Wales

Radio comedy programme celebrating the 50th anniversary of Welsh television.

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Jest A Minute

Jest A Minute

BBC Radio Wales panel game hosted by Rhod Gilbert in the early days of his comedy career. The questions are all about comedy.

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Live At Luigi's

Live At Luigi's

Comedy series featuring topical humour and sketches lampooning life in Wales today.

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Live From Dorothy's

Satirical sketch show featuring the talents of Brendan Charleson, Iestyn Jones and Tonya Smith.

The Loser's World Cup

Loser's World Cup, The

Nick Hancock hosts a BBC Radio Wales panel show involving comedians from countries that didn't qualify for the football World Cup.

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The Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase

Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase, The

A showcase of some of the acts appearing at the Machynlleth Comedy Festival. Different versions broadcast on BBC Radio Wales and Radio 4 Extra.

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Mike Bubbins: Day Tripper

Mike Bubbins takes day trips around Wales, sharing his experiences with a live audience..

Passing On

Passing On

BBC Radio Wales sitcom which follows the story of two very different brothers who must reunite monthly due to a clause in their mum's will.

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The Rough Diamond Jubilee

Rough Diamond Jubilee, The

Sequel to 'The Wedding Of The Year' in which the Owen family prepare to celebrate Elizabeth II's 60 years on the throne.

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Satellite City

 

Scot Of The Antarctic

Scot Of The Antarctic

Sitcom pilot about a Welshman on a trip to the bottom of the world.

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Social Club FM

Social Club FM

Radio Wales sitcom about a small radio station run out of the local social clubs, starring Chris Corcoran and Elis James.

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Those That Can't

Those That Can't

Sitcom set in a comprehensive school deep in the Welsh valleys.

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What's The Story?

What's The Story?

A topical panel show for BBC Radio Wales recorded in front of a live audience. Two teams jostle and joust with the week's news.

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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