Comedy Map Of Scotland [Radio Scotland]

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In this episode Chris talks to stand-up comedian and farmer Jim Smith to hear about his passion for North East Comedy, and we’ll also hear from Writer & Performer Moray Hunter to discuss classic sketch group Absolutely, and to try and discover exactly where Stoneybridge is!

Clips featured include Desperate Fishwives, Naked Radio, Breaking The News, Scotland The What & The Absolutely Radio Show.

Presenter: Chris Forbes
Producer: Gus Beattie
A Gusman production for BBC Radio Scotland

Comedian Chris Forbes presents classic radio comedy from around the regions of Scotland.

Chris Forbes rediscovers regional comedy characters, routines and sketches.

In this episode Chris talks to stand-up comedian and farmer Jim Smith to hear about his passion for North East Comedy, and we’ll also hear from Writer & Performer Moray Hunter to discuss classic sketch group Absolutely, and to try and discover exactly where Stoneybridge is!

Presenter: Chris Forbes
Producer: Gus Beattie
A Gusman production for BBC Radio Scotland

Comedian Chris Forbes presents classic radio comedy from around the regions of Scotland.

Chris Forbes rediscovers regional comedy characters, routines and sketches.

Comedy Map Of Scotland rediscovers classic regional comedy characters, routines and sketches to help tell the story of our national sense of humour. From Glasgow to Edinburgh to Dundee to Aberdeen to the Highlands & Islands and all the regions in-between, we’ll undertake a light-hearted exploration of our geo-comedy character & through interview and classic archive map our very own Scottish comedy SatNav.

Chris Forbes rediscovers classic regional comedy characters, routines and sketches.

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In this episode Chris talks to writer and author Neil Forsyth about the creation of cheeseburger van supremo and Dundee comedy legend Bob Servant, who started his early broadcast life on BBC Radio Scotland back in 2010 with 'The Bob Servant Emails'. We'll also hear from comedian and Shetlander Marjolein Robertson about Highlands and Islands comedy.

Clips featured include Bob Servant, Velvet Cabaret, The Y-Front, Breaking The News & Naked Radio.

Presenter: Chris Forbes
Producer: Gus Beattie
A Gusman production for BBC Radio Scotland.

Comedian Chris Forbes presents classic radio comedy from around the regions of Scotland.

Chris Forbes rediscovers regional comedy characters, routines and sketches.