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 Nearlyweds

Nearlyweds, The

Radio Wales sitcom about a happy couple who would probably get married if only their families did not keep getting in the way.

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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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Bad Education Movie is go

Bad Education Movie is go

Jack Whitehall has confirmed that his hit BBC Three sitcom Bad Education is heading to the big screen. Read

Funz And Gamez on TV

Funz And Gamez on TV

Funz And Gamez, the award-winning live comedy show hosted by Phil Ellis, is to be piloted as a TV show by the BBC. Read

BBC Scotland's 2015 shows

BBC Scotland's 2015 shows

BBC Scotland has unveiled its comedy plans for 2015. They include a full series for Two Doors Down. Read

RTS Awards nominations

RTS Awards nominations

Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse lead the comedy-based nominations in the Royal Television Society Awards. Read

Top Coppers filming now

Top Coppers filming now

Production is underway on Top Coppers, a new BBC comedy series starring John Kearns and Steen Raskopoulos. Read

Matt Lucas interview

Matt Lucas interview

Matt Lucas talks about filming Pompidou, the visual comedy series for the BBC in which he plays an aristocrat. Read

Would I Lie To You? - S9

Would I Lie To You? - S9

Following strong ratings, the BBC has ordered 10 more episodes of its panel show Would I Lie To You?. Read

Do you run a funny blog?

Do you run a funny blog?

Do you write a funny blog, curate an amusing website or joke a lot on Twitter? If so, here's a competition: Read

Rare 1980s photo exhibition

Rare 1980s photo exhibition

Rare images of iconic 1980s British comedy stars are to be displayed at the Museum Of Comedy. Read

Russell Brand's podcast

Russell Brand's podcast

Russell Brand has announced he is to launch a new podcast. The Russell Brand Podcast will be a 24-part series. Read