The new name for Radio 7. Broadcasts comedy daily at various times, particularly in its 'Comedy Zone' - from 10pm to midnight each weeknight. Original commissions include Newsjack.
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On BBC Radio 4 Extra today
According to our database BBC Radio 4 Extra has premiered 39 original British comedy programmes.
New shows in development
Wednesday 22nd November 2017
BBC Radio has announced its festive comedy offerings for 2017. Radio 4 will celebrate 50 years of Just A Minute, whilst other specials include comedy drama Anansi Boys, 15 Minute Musical, Dead Ringers and Count Arthur Strong.
Sunday 14th August 2016
Stand-up comedian Jethro Bradley has won the BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2016.