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

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.

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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Here Be Dragons

Here Be Dragons

Radio sketch show featuring Welsh comedians.

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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 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..

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

 

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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Chris Addison podcast

Chris Addison podcast

A podcast in which Chris Addison talks about his career, and how they made the new sitcom Trying Again. Listen

Jason Lewis interview

Jason Lewis interview

Jason Lewis introduces Sniggers With Attitude, the sketch show he has made for TV channel London Live. Read

Damn the Torpedoes!

Damn the Torpedoes!

BFBS Radio, the British armed forces broadcaster, is launching Damn the Torpedoes!, a new sketch show. Read

TV Comedy Preview

TV Comedy Preview

A panel show celebrating BBC Two, and a sketch show pilot called Sniggers With Attitude are amongst our picks. Read

Michael McIntyre Series 2

Michael McIntyre Series 2

The BBC has ordered a second series of Michael McIntyre's chat show. He will return to BBC1 later this year. Read

C4's latest Comedy Blaps

C4's latest Comedy Blaps

Channel 4 has launched three more mini-series on the internet under its Comedy Blaps branding. Read

Al Murray's new tour

Al Murray's new tour

Al Murray has announced a new Pub Landlord UK tour titled One Man, One Guvnor: 20 years at the lager top. Read

Russell Kane hosts Vidiots

Russell Kane hosts Vidiots

Russell Kane is to host Vidiots, a panel show pilot in which comedians compete over viral video clips. Read

Underbelly Festival returns

Underbelly Festival returns

The Udderbelly Festival is back on London's Southbank until the 13th July. Lots of comedy on offer. Read

Want Doc Brown as a mentor?

Want Doc Brown as a mentor?

Comedian Doc Brown will be offering free mentorship and career guidance via the Noise Festival website. Info