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Made In Manchester Productions

Made In Manchester Productions.

Made in Manchester is an award-winning international production company founded in 2005 by presenter and journalist Ashley Byrne and James Hickman. The company has produced hundreds of programmes and series for the BBC's main radio networks including Radio 1, Radio 2, Radio 3, Radio 4, 5Live, 6Music and the BBC World Service.

Recent productions

Year Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
2020 Radio The Likely Dads. Tim Vincent. Copyright: Made In Manchester Productions. The Likely Dads Radio 4 Comedy Tim Vincent chairs a comic discussion about being a father.
2013 Radio Radio 2's History Of British Comedy. David Mitchell. Copyright: Made In Manchester Productions. Radio 2's History Of British Comedy Radio 2 Documentary Four part series in which David Mitchell traces the history of British humour, from 1913 to the present day.
2011 Radio Barbara Windsor's Funny Girls. Barbara Windsor. Copyright: Just Radio / Made In Manchester Productions. Barbara Windsor's Funny Girls Radio 2 Documentary Barbara Windsor profiles some of the greatest female names in comedy history.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
2020 Radio Comedy The Likely Dads
2013 Radio Documentary Radio 2's History Of British Comedy
2010 Radio Documentary All Round Bob Monkhouse
2010 Radio Documentary Being Here - The Peter Sellers Story
2010 Radio Documentary Carry On Forever!
2010 Radio Documentary Hello, Good Evening, Welcome - The David Frost Story
2010 Radio Documentary Tommy Cooper - Just Like This!
2009 Radio Documentary Benny Hill: The Untold Story
2009 Radio Documentary Dick Emery - The Comedy Of Errors?
2008 Radio Documentary Carry On Now And Then
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