Ayres On The Air

Ayres On The Air, 2004

Pam Ayres the household name in humourous poems was no stranger to TV and Radio.  However in 2004 she began a run of 36 shows broadcast over 6 series between 2004 and 2018, entitled: Ayres On Air.


Each week Pam would present a selection of poems, sketches and aneccdotes alongside regular guests.

Every show revolved around a different theme.


Whilst we could find no specific clips here are a few classic Pam Ayres poems










The series is currently airing on BBC Radio 4 Extra


Pam Ayres
Geoffrey Whitehead
Felicity Montagu


Channel: BBC Radio 4
Written By: Pam Ayres, Christopher Thomson, Peter Reynolds, Jan Etherington, James Bugg, Tom Neenan, Andy Wolton and Grainne Maaguire
Original Transmission Dates: 5th July 2004 – 9th April 2018