BBC Radio 4’s commitment to being the home of radio comedy continues as it announces a raft of new commissions, selected by the network’s Commissioning Editor for Comedy, Sioned Wiliam. As well as the best up-and-coming talent, listeners will hear brand new shows from some of comedy’s household names including Matt Berry, Meera Syal, Richard Herring, Sara Pascoe and Maureen Lipman.
BBC World Service and British Council announce winners of the 25th International Radio Playwriting Competition
BBC World Service and the British Council, with co-producer The Open University and in partnership with Commonwealth Writers, have today announced the winners of the 25th International Radio Playwriting Competition.
A British Council, BBC World Service and the Open University partnership
BBC Radio 1 today announced the star-studded line-up for BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards 2016 revealing that Jess Glynne, Shawn Mendes, Little Mix, The Vamps and DNCE will perform at the SSE Arena, Wembley on Sunday 23 October during the event that honours the UK’s unsung teenage heroes as well as the year’s best music, online, sport and entertainment stars.
Melvyn Bragg to celebrate the history and culture of the North of England in new 10-part Radio 4 series
In a major new ten-part series, starting Monday 29 August on BBC Radio 4, Melvyn Bragg will tell a story close to his heart - that of the North of England, from the end of Roman rule to the present day.
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