BBC Radio Cymru

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BBC Radio Cymru is BBC Cymru Wales's Welsh-language radio station, broadcasting throughout Wales from studios in Cardiff, Bangor, Aberystwyth and Carmarthen on FM since 1977. At the time of its launch it was the sole FM-only radio service in the UK.Wikipedia

Editorial areaCymru | Wales
Most playedAelodau Mudiad Ffermwyr Ifanc Cymru, Dafydd Iwan & Ar Log, Elin Fflur & Mared Williams & Rhys Gwynfor & Iwan Fon & Kizzy Crawford & Alys Williams & Ifan PritchRadiomonitor
Audience figures147,000 weekly listenersRAJAR September 2021
Launched3 January 1977

Contact BBC Radio Cymru

Postal addressBroadcasting House
Llantrisant Road
+44 29 2032 2018
+44 870 350 0500
Official website

Social media

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Latest news stories

BBC Radio Cymru announces new lunchtime news and current affairs programme
BBC Media Centre - published 11 September 2019, 2.16pm bst
BBC Radio Cymru 2’s afternoon pop-up to offer more choice to listeners
BBC Media Centre - published 29 May 2018, 1.37pm bst


Alun Thomas Presenter
Alun Rhys Presenter
Alun Roberts Presenter
Beca Evans Presenter
Beti George Presenter
Betsan Powys Programme Director
Dafydd Du Presenter
Dafydd Gwynn Presenter
Dai Jones Presenter
David James Presenter
Dei Tomos Presenter
Dylan Ebenezer Presenter
Dylan Wyn Presenter
Dylan Jones Presenter
Eirian Wyn Presenter
Eleri Sion Presenter
Gareth Pritchard Presenter
Gareth Glyn Presenter
Garry Owen Presenter
Gaynor Davies Presenter
Geraint Lloyd Presenter
Gerallt Penallt Presenter
Gethin Morris Williams Presenter
Gwilym Owen Presenter
Heledd Sion Presenter
Huw Stephens Presenter
Huw Llewellyn Davies Presenter
Hywel Gwynfryn Presenter
Ieuan Rhys Presenter
John Jones Presenter
John Stevenson Presenter
John Roberts (1) Presenter
John Evans Presenter
John Roberts Williams Presenter
Kevin Davies Presenter
Linda Healy Presenter
Lowri Roberts Presenter
Lynsey Anne Presenter
Marc Griffiths Presenter
Nia Roberts Presenter
Owain Gwilym Presenter
Rhun ap Iorwerth Presenter
Rhys Jones Presenter
Siân Thomas Presenter
Siân Parri Huws Presenter
Stephen Edwards Presenter
Terwyn Davies Presenter
Trystan Ab Ifan Presenter
Wil Morgan Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General

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