The Jason Byrne Show

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the award-winning comedian hosts stand-up and sketches.

With Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With guest Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show
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Episodes

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Exploring a fresh theme each week, the award-winning comedian hosts stand-up and sketches.

With Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With guest Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches.

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With guest Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches.

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With guest Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches.Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With Ivan Brackenbury. From July 2008.Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With Ivan Brackenbury. From August 2008.Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show
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Probing a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches.

Probing a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With Ivan Brackenbury. From August 2008.

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With Ivan Brackenbury. From August 2008.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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Probing a fresh theme each week, the award-winning comic hosts stand-up and sketches. With Ivan Brackenbury. From August 2008.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

Exploring a fresh theme each week, the Irish comedian hosts stand-up and sketches. With Ivan Brackenbury. From August 2008.

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The award-winning comedian tackles the pros and cons of getting older.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

Why do married men live longer than single men? Why do old people take a long time to leave the house, and what injury led to Jason Byrne's wife making the ultimate sacrifice to romance for her 37 year old husband?

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne.

The second series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightning-quick improvisational style.

The first episode focuses on ageing and stars actors Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo.

Irish comic Jason Byrne ponders ageing in his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show.

The award-winning comedian tackles the pros and cons of getting older. With Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo. From July 2009.

The award-winning comedian tackles the pros and cons of getting older. From July 2009.

The second series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightning-quick improvisational style. The first episode focuses on ageing and stars actors Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo.

The energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne returns to Radio 2 with a new six-part series of his fast paced, lively stand-up comedy and sketch show. This series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightning-quick improvisational style. The first episode will be about ageing and also stars actors Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo.

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The comic reveals his love for an animated rabbit and his hatred of baguette nibbling.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

The second episode looks at food.

How do rice crispies and caramel illustrate the different relationship that men and women have with food? What's the universal signal that means you want to leave a dinner party? And why do other people's food noises leave Jason two steps away from a prison sentence?

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne.

In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

This week he looks at food: How do rice crispies and caramel illustrate the different relationship that men and women have with food? What's the universal signal that means you want to leave a dinner party? And why do other people's food noises leave Jason two steps away from a prison sentence?

The Jason Byrne Show also stars actors Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo.

Irish comic Jason Byrne takes a humorous look at the subject of food.

The award-winning comic reveals his love for an animated rabbit, and his hatred of baguette nibbling. From July 2009.

The award-winning comic on his love for an animated rabbit and hatred of baguette nibbling

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne. In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

The energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne returns to Radio 2 with his fast paced stand-up comedy and sketch show. This series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightning-quick improvisational style.

The second episode looks at food. How do rice crispies and caramel illustrate the different relationship that men and women have with food? What's the universal signal that means you want to leave a dinner party? And why do other people's food noises leave Jason two steps away from a prison sentence?

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The award-winning comic's lowdown on what being a mum and dad means.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

The award-winning comic's lowdown on what being a mum and dad means. With Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo. From August 2009.

The third episode, about parents, considers why they're obsessed with heading out early to 'beat the traffic'? It also asks what happens when a two year old is left alone with a tub of chocolate sandwich spread? And what is the best way to teach your child sex education?

The Jason Byrne Show also stars actors Laurence Howarth and Anna Bengo

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne.

In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

Jason on parents - why are they obsessed with heading out early to 'beat the traffic'?

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne. In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

The energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne returns to Radio 2 with his fast paced stand-up comedy and sketch show. This series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightening-quick improvisational style.

Irish comic Jason Byrne ponders parenting in his lively stand-up comedy and sketch show.

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The award-winning comic adds up the cost of living and luxury.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

The award-winning comic cracks wise on the cost of living and luxury.

In the fourth episode, Jason looks at money and remembers the job where he was paid with second-hand swimming caps.

He also asks if it's ok to pay a kidnap ransom in scratch cards and if the NHS had a credit card how would they deal with defaulted payments?

Also starring actors Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne.

In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

Irish comic Jason Byrne ponders money in his lively stand-up comedy and sketch show.

The award-winning comic cracks wise on the cost of living and luxury. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From August 2009.

The energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne returns to Radio 2 with his fast paced stand-up comedy and sketch show. This series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightening-quick improvisational style.

In the fourth episode, Jason looks at money and remembers the job where he was paid with second-hand swimming caps. He also asks if it's ok to pay a kidnap ransom in scratch cards and if the NHS had a credit card how would they deal with defaulted payments?

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne. In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

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The award-winning comic tackles the stress of going on holiday.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

Find out what didn't go wrong with Jason's recent family holiday in Florida; he discusses the quality of service in British hotels; and shares tips for dissuading other airplane passengers from reclining their chairs into your lap.

Also starring actors Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne.

In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

In episode five, Jason goes on holiday.

Producer Julia Mckenzie.

A repeat of the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by Jason Byrne

With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard.

The award-winning comic tackles the stress of going on holiday. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From August 2009.

The energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne returns to Radio 2 with his fast paced stand-up comedy and sketch show. This series sees Jason tackle themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals in his own lightening-quick improvisational style.

Jason goes on holiday in episode five. Find out what didn't go wrong with Jason's recent family holiday in Florida; he discusses the quality of service in British hotels; and shares tips for dissuading other airplane passengers from reclining their chairs into your lap.

Irish comic Jason Byrne ponders holidays in his lively stand-up comedy and sketch show.

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne. In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

In episode five, Jason goes on holiday. Find out what didn't go wrong with Jason's recent family holiday in Florida; he discusses the quality of service in British hotels; and shares tips for dissuading other airplane passengers from reclining their chairs into your lap.

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The energetic and loveable Irish comic Jason Byrne concludes his fast paced stand-up comedy and sketch show by looking at animals.

Find out why Emperor Penguins put the human male to shame when it comes to commitment in a relationship; how a hedgehog terrified Jason; and what children learn about death from owning pets.

Also starring actors Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard.

Irish comic Jason Byrne looks at animals in his lively stand-up comedy and sketch show.

Another chance to hear the stand-up comedy and sketch show hosted by the energetic Irish comic Jason Byrne. In the second series he tackles themes including food, travel, parents, money, ageing and animals.

This week, Jason looks at animals: Find out why Emperor Penguins put the human male to shame when it comes to commitment in a relationship; how a hedgehog terrified Jason; and what children learn about death from owning pets.

The award-winning funny man muses on all beasts - including humans. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From August 2009.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth.

Comedian Jason Byrne tackles the meaty subject of Marriage with stand-up and sketches.

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The award-winning funny man muses on the merits of matrimony. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From October 2010.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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After The Ceremony My Best Man Took Me By The Shoulders And Said "do You Know You're Married?"

Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the juicy subject of Marriage in the third series of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Would you describe your marriage as a Hayley's Comet of a partnership or are you more like parallel trains never touching each other? If you could build your partner what would they sound like and if you were proposed to in a pub would you say no? With highly personal stories from Jason's own married life along with the audience's own contributions Jason keeps the laughs coming and revels in the thrills and spills that keep marriage interesting.

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth.

Comedian Jason Byrne tackles the meaty subject of Marriage with stand-up and sketches.

After the ceremony my best man took me by the shoulders and said "Do you know you're married?"

Producer - Julia McKenzie.

The award-winning funny man muses on the merits of matrimony. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From October 2010.

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The award-winning comic lists the liabilities of looking good. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From November 2010.

Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of Fashion and Beauty in the third series of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Jason probes the minefield of hair removal; why women buy clothes that they don't fit into yet and the differing pressures on men and women to diet and work out.

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Producer - Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Jason Byrne tackles fashion and beauty with stand-up and sketches.

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Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of Fashion and Beauty in the third series of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches. Jason probes the minefield of hair removal; why women buy clothes that they don't fit into yet and the differing pressures on men and women to diet and work out.

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Producer - Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Jason Byrne tackles fashion and beauty with stand-up and sketches.

The award-winning comic lists the liabilities of looking good. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From November 2010.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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The award-winning funny man hears about his audience's worst fears. With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth. From November 2010.

Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of fears and phobias in the third episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Jason talks to members of the audience whose eccentric range of phobias include feet; boats in dry docks and being forced to eat white bread out of puddles.

Producer - Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Jason Byrne tackles our strange fears and phobias with stand-up and sketches.

I Won't Eat Bread From A Puddle

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Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of fears and phobias in the third episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches. Jason talks to members of the audience whose eccentric range of phobias include feet; boats in dry docks and being forced to eat white bread out of puddles.

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Jason Byrne tackles our strange fears and phobias with stand-up and sketches.

The award-winning funny man hears about his audience's worst fears. With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth. From November 2010.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

Jason Byrne looks at the subject of fears with members of the audience revealing an eccentric range of phobias include feet; boats in dry docks and being forced to eat white bread out of puddles.

Themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches with Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2010.

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Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of 'work' in the fourth episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches. Jason reveals how he drove a former employer to distraction and amongst the audience he discovers a nurse turned roofer turned counsellor turned womble; a laundry manager in a private castle and one man who has no idea whatsoever of his job title.

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Producer - Julia McKenzie.

Stand-up comedian Jason Byrne tackles the trials and tribulations of 'work'.

More from the award-winning funny man. From November 2010.

The hyper-active humour-boffin scrutinises the realm of employment. With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth. From November 2010.

The hyperactive Irish comedian scrutinises the realm of employment.

Jason reveals how he drove a former employer to distraction - and amongst the audience he discovers a nurse-turned-roofer-turned-counsellor-turned-womble; a laundry manager in a private castle and one man who has no idea whatsoever of his job title.

Themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches with Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2010.

The hyperactive humour-boffin scrutinises the realm of employment.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

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Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of 'work' in the fourth episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Jason reveals how he drove a former employer to distraction and amongst the audience he discovers a nurse turned roofer turned counsellor turned womble; a laundry manager in a private castle and one man who has no idea whatsoever of his job title.

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Producer - Julia Mckenzie

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Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of technology in the fifth episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Jason gets nostalgic as he remembers the novelty of 24 hour photos, whilst amongst the audience he discovers a human wheelbarrow; an advertiser who struggles to give a name to things and everything he needs to recreate the sounds of a Clangers' convention.

With Margaret Cabourn-Smith and Laurence Howarth.

Comedian Jason Byrne gets nostalgic about technology with stand-up and sketches.

Use Your Imagination To Have The Best Fun

The award-winning funny man gets nostalgic about his youth. With Laurence Howarth and Margaret Cabourn-Smith. From November 2010.

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Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the subject of technology in the fifth episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Jason gets nostalgic as he remembers the novelty of 24 hour photos, whilst amongst the audience he discovers a human wheelbarrow; an advertiser who struggles to give a name to things and everything he needs to recreate the sounds of a Clangers' convention.

With Margaret Cabourn-Smith and Laurence Howarth.

Comedian Jason Byrne gets nostalgic about technology with stand-up and sketches.

The award-winning funny man gets nostalgic about his youth. With Laurence Howarth and Margaret Cabourn-Smith. From November 2010.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

Jason Byrne looks at the subject of technology – getting all nostalgic over the novelty of 24 hour photos.

Amongst the audience, he discovers a human wheelbarrow; an advertiser who struggles to give a name to things and everything he needs to recreate the sounds of a Clangers' convention.

Themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches featuring Laurence Howarth and Margaret Cabourn-Smith.

Producer: Julia McKenzie

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2010.

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The award-winning funny man revels in misery. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From December 2010.

Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the fertile territory of 'misery and happiness' in the final episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches.

Jason compares international attitudes to other people's good fortune and explains why his Irish background means that revelling in misery is never far away.

Why is British fruit so bitter? Can Jason relieve heart-ache in the audience and what simple pleasures make Jason and his son happy?

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Producer - Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Jason Byrne explores the fertile territory of misery and happiness with stand-up.

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The award-winning funny man revels in misery. With Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard. From December 2010.

Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show

Jason compares international attitudes to other people's good fortune and explains why his Irish background means that revelling in misery is never far away.

Why is British fruit so bitter? Can Jason relieve heart-ache in the audience and what simple pleasures make Jason and his son happy?

Themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches featuring Laurence Howarth and Daisy Haggard.

Producer: Julia McKenzie

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in December 2010.

Popular Irish comedian Jason Byrne looks at the fertile territory of 'misery and happiness' in the final episode of his themed audience comedy show with high-energy stand-up and sketches. Jason compares international attitudes to other people's good fortune and explains why his Irish background means that revelling in misery is never far away. Why is British fruit so bitter? Can Jason relieve heart-ache in the audience and what simple pleasures make Jason and his son happy?

With Daisy Haggard and Laurence Howarth

Comedian Jason Byrne explores the fertile territory of misery and happiness with stand-up.