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BBC Radio Cymru

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BBC Radio Cymru

BC Cymru Waless Welsh-language radio station, broadcasting throughout Wales from studios in Cardiff, Bangor, Aberystwyth and Carmarthen on FM since 1977 add

Category: Journalism

Launched in 1967.

Countries: United Kingdom (67%), (33%)

Main connections: BBC, Wales, Gary Pritchard

 

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1977

"'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 add something


1997

Gary Pritchard - Becoming a regular panelist on the football show "Ar Y Marc" on BBC Radio Cymru in 1997, Pritchard later joined the station as a researcher in 1999


2005

Radio Cymru has been streaming its output on the Internet since January 2005 add something


2008

Later developments in the 21st century saw Radio Cymru introducing a nightly youth strand, "C2", and regional opt-outs for South West Wales, which were axed in 2008 but later reintroduced to provide live commentary of Swansea City A.F.C. matches add something


2016

Radio Cymru has seen its weekly audience increase by 25,000 listeners since June 2016, where its weekly audience amounted to 103,000 listeners add something

 

On Monday 19 September 2016, BBC Cymru launched a second radio service, "Radio Cymru Mwy", as a trial pop-up station broadcasting for three months in the run-up to the station's 40th anniversary add something


2017

In November 2017 the BBC confirmed the new permanent station will start broadcasting on Monday 29 January 2018 add something


2018

BBC Radio Cymru 2 began broadcasting at 6,30am on Monday 29 January 2018 add something