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Wales On TV : Episode 5

Plans are revealed to demolish Cardiff Castle and foreign holidays are taking off in the sixties.

Fast forward to the mid nineties and Welsh dogs are being exported to guard the Kremlin while Wales gets excited about a space rocket launch.

Wales On TV: Episode 4

1969 + 1994 The story of Wales - as seen on the small screen - along with the music of the day.

In the sixties, X-rated films and gambling machines are hitting the headlines.

In the nineties, we’re hunting the mysterious big cat of mid Wales and meeting the furry animal stars of stage and screen.

Wales On TV: Episode 3

1974 + 1989. The story of Wales - as seen on the small screen - along with the music of the day.

In the seventies, Wales falls in love with local radio, goes skiing in the Beacons and learns to fly frisbees.

In 1989, scratch DJs, graffiti and a school dating agency make headlines.

Wales On TV: Episode 2

1998 + 1971. The story of Wales - as seen on the small screen - along with the music of the day.

In the nineties a Welsh astronaut heads into space, a Cardiff student is caged in a zoo and Catatonia celebrate their first hit.

In the seventies, miners get paid in beer, English-only street signs are ripped down and we discover the joys of pillar box jumping.

Newsweek Wales - Sunday 27th May

This week on Newsweek Wales, counting the cost of saying goodbye as funeral expenses rocket. Plus we speak to Josh who was born with Cystic Fibrosis. He was told he wouldn't live to 30 but proved doctors wrong by celebrating his birthday with a 24 hour fitness challenge.

Wales On TV: Episode One

1991 & 1972. The story of Wales - as seen on the small screen - along with the music of the day.

In the nineties we party at Butlins in Barry, ride a giant car crusher in Swansea and meet a chimpanzee that paints art in Colwyn Bay.

In the seventies, footballing god George Best enjoys a kick around with Welsh rugby legend Barry John and musical genius Larry Adler teaches us the harmonica.