SEVENTH SERIES OF RHOD GILBERT’S WORK EXPERIENCE

The award-winnig series ‘Rhod Gilbert’s Work Experience’ has returned to TV screens for it’s seventh series. The long-running series returns to BBC One in Wales on Friday 10th March at 10.35pm and is available on iPlayer. This time, Rhod becomes an Estate Agent, Florist – and in possibly his most arduous task yet, a Builder; “As a 48-year-old man who …

RHOD TO HOST THE APPRENTICE YOU’RE FIRED

Rhod has been announced as the new host of BBC Two’s You’re Fired and You’re Hired – the companion show to The Apprentice. The new series begins in October and Rhod will appear each week alongside a variety of business experts and celebrities to discuss the outgoing candidates’ performance. As with previous series You’re Fired will air immediately after The Apprentice on BBC Two. On joining the series Rhod commented: “As a …

BRAND NEW SERIES OF WORK EXPERIENCE FOR 2017

Rhod’s Bafta Cymru Award-winning series Work Experience is set to return for it’s seventh series in 2017. Four brand new episodes will be recorded this summer, and are due to hit TV screens next year.  Over the past six years, Rhod has already tried his hand at 24 different jobs, so the search now begins to find the next experiences to add to Rhod’s …

BBC FOUR – UK’S BEST PART TIME BANDS

Rhod’s new series has started on BBC Four, to rave reviews.   The UK’s Best Part-Time Band is a 4 x 60-minute rock ‘n’ roll documentary fronted by  Rhod which follows him and musical legends as they hunt for Britain’s best group.  It’s a talent show with no prize, no recording contract and no Christmas number one.  Instead it’s about …

RHOD TO TREK THE ANDES IN AID OF VELINDRE CANCER CENTRE

Having previously scaled the Roof of Africa by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, and trekked to Craig Goch as part of the Patagonia 150th year Celebrations, Rhod’s next challenge will be to trek in the Andes to the fabled lost Inca city of Machu Picchu. The Peru trek will be raising funds for Velindre Cancer Centre where Rhod is a Patron.  Rhod …

BBC NEW COMEDY AWARD – RHOD’S TIPS FOR ASPIRING COMICS

As Radio 4’s search for new stand-up talent returns for 2016, Rhod shares his writing tips for budding comedians. The BBC Radio New Comedy Award is a talent search organised by BBC Radio Comedy to find the next generation of comedy stars.  Applications close on Tuesday 19th April. Click the link below for Rhod’s tips on getting started, and details on how to …

WORK EXPERIENCE SERIES 6

Rhod Gilbert’s Work Experience Series 6 will transmit on BBC1 in Wales throughout February and March.  The brand new series will see Rhod once again tackling a series of proper jobs.  This time, it’s Journalist, Paranormal Investigator, Rugby Coach and Miner.   The new series starts on BBC 1 in Wales on 16th February at 10.40pm.  Subsequent episodes will follow in …

RHOD TO HOST UK’S BEST PART-TIME BAND FOR BBC FOUR

Rhod has signed up to present The UK’s Best Part-Time Band, a nationwide search for the best non-professional bands in the country. In this new prime-time BBC Four series, Rhod embarks on a road trip across the UK joined by respected musicians from much-loved bands. The brand new series is a celebration of normal people living normal lives, yet hiding …

RHOD LEADS TREK THROUGH PATAGONIA

Having finally recovered from climbing Kilimanjaro in 2014, Rhod has embarked upon his next challenge in aid of Velindre Cancer Centre. Together with some of the Manic Street Preachers, Shane Williams and 60 other trekkers Rhod has headed off to trek through Patagonia. The trip coincides with the 150th anniversary of Welsh settlers arriving in Patagonia and will celebrate to the exact day, …

NEW SERIES OF WORK EXPERIENCE FOR 2016

We’re delighted to confirm that a new series of Rhod Gilbert’s Work Experience is coming soon.  Rhod and the team are currently in production with the sixth series of the critically acclaimed programme.  In the brand new series, Rhod tries his hand at being a Journalist, a Miner, a Paranormal Investigator and a Rugby Coach.  The new series is scheduled for transmission …