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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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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The Greatest Welshman You've Never Heard Of

Greatest Welshman You've Never Heard Of, The

Comedy mockumentary documenting the work of wartime journalist Aneurin Davies.

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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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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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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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QI to be shown in the USA

QI to be shown in the USA

QI, the long-running British panel show hosted by Stephen Fry, is finally set to be broadcast in the USA. Read

David Jason interview

David Jason interview

David Jason talks about Only Fools And Horses, in the process revealing his favourite scene from the show. Read

R4's religious panel show

R4's religious panel show

Radio 4 is developing And God Laughs, a new panel show that will 'take a humorous look at religion'. Read

Let's Play Darts

Let's Play Darts

The comedians involved in Let's Play Darts For Comic Relief talk about how good they are at throwing the 'arrows'. Read

Win 'United We Fall' on DVD

Win 'United We Fall' on DVD

We have three copies of the DVD of football comedy film United We Fall to give away. Find out more: Enter

Catastrophe gets Series 2

Catastrophe gets Series 2

Channel 4 has recommissioned Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney's sitcom Catastrophe. Read

Harry & Paul - 25 years

Harry & Paul - 25 years

Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse are reportedly making a special to celebrate 25 years of their sketches. Read

8m see Still Open All Hours

8m see Still Open All Hours

The first series of Still Open All Hours came to a close last night with a peak of over 8m viewers. Read

(After) Life of Cook & Moore

(After) Life of Cook & Moore

A preview of 'Goodbye - The (After) Life of Cook & Moore', the comic play about Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. Read

Comedy.co.uk Awards 2014

Comedy.co.uk Awards 2014

The results of the 9th Comedy.co.uk Awards. Cabin Pressure writer John Finnemore is the biggest winner. Read