Tourist Trap. Elaine (Sally Phillips). Copyright: BBC.

Tourist Trap

BBC One Wales sitcom about a tourism board. 13 episodes (2 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Sally Phillips, Elis James, Mike Bubbins, Mali Ann Rees and others.

Tourist Trap. Image shows from L to R: Wyn (Mike Bubbins), Charlotte (Mari Beard). Copyright: BBC.

Series 1, Episode 4

CEO Elaine learns that Merlin may have been Welsh and conjures up a magical new marketing mix. Meanwhile in Aberystwyth, the team embrace their inner dragon, rural outreach worker Marshall meets a tour guide, and Nez assesses the power of passive aggression in digital communications.

Further details

She may not know much about Wales, but tourism agency CEO Elaine has just discovered that Merlin is Welsh - possibly - and conjures up a magical new marketing mix.

Meanwhile in Aberystwyth, the team embrace their inner dragon, rural outreach worker Marshall meets a tour guide who is serious about the mysterious, and Nez assesses the power of passive aggression in digital communications.

With a guest appearance from Goldie Lookin' Chain.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 23rd October 2018
Time
10:40pm
Channel
BBC One Wales
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sally Phillips Elaine
Elis James Nez
Mike Bubbins Wyn
Mali Ann Rees Kara
Mari Beard Charlotte
Leroy Brito Rob
Tom Price Jon
Remy Beasley Hari
Sara Gregory Amy
Tudur Owen Gwilyn
Sion Pritchard Mark
Sarah Breese Kath
Richard Elis Marshall
Gareth Gwynn Radio DJ (Voice)
Guest cast
Aled Pugh Darren
Vern Griffiths Ralph
John Rutledge (as Eggsy) Self
Writing team
Sian Harries Writer
Tudur Owen Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Huw Davies Writer (Additional Material)
Bryce Hart Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Keri Collins Director
Nick Goding Producer
Julian Carey Executive Producer
Rab Christie Executive Producer
Simon Hamilton Editor
Gerwyn Lloyd Production Designer
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