Factual

Factual programmes on S4C

  • 04 Wal

    Browse around the houses with Aled Samuel.

    • Episode 5 - Wednesday 27 September at 18:05
    • Episode 6 - Friday 29 September at 18:05
    • Episode 7 - Monday 02 October at 18:05
    • Episode 8 - Wednesday 04 October at 18:05
  • 3 Lle

    A well-known face visits three places of personal significance.

    • Gillian Elisa ( Audio description ) - Saturday 30 September at 11:00
  • 999: Ambiwlans Awyr Cymru

    A series looking at the work of the Wales Air Ambulance.

  • Achos Preifat Spiers

    In August 1911 during the Llanelli Railway Strike, two young strikers were shot dead and others were injured by the army. One soldier, Private Harold Spiers, refused to obey the order to shoot. This programme from 1997 looks at the treatment he received by the army following this act.

    • - Friday 29 September at 15:05
  • Adre

    Nia Parry has the pleasure of taking a peek inside the homes of some of Wales' well-known personalities.

  • Angell yn India

    Beth Angell's journey to uncover the modern India.

    • Episode 1 ( Audio description ) - Wednesday 04 October at 13:30
  • Ar Drywydd Dic Aberdaron

  • Ar Lafar

    Ifor ap Glyn explores Welsh dialects.

    • Bala ( Audio description ) - Sunday 01 October at 13:30
  • Babi Del: Ward Geni

    True life tales of pregnancy and childbirth as we follow nine mothers in North Wales as they give birth.

  • Balwn Dros Everest

    Breathtaking views of the Himalayas as the adventurer Eric Jones glides over Everest in a hot air balloon.

  • Bywyd y Fet

    Second series of the programme following vets at work in North Wales.

  • Caeau Cymru

    Brychan Llŷr helps to unlock the history and stories of our countryside communities, by researching and analysing the names we use for our fields and lands.

  • Calon

    One of a series of short films reflecting life and people in Wales.

    • Eryl Thomas - Sunday 01 October at 11:55
  • Calon

  • Calon

    One of a series of short films reflecting life in Wales.

  • Canrif y Barcud

    • - Thursday 28 September at 15:05
  • Cefn Gwlad

    Dai Jones, Llanilar meets people and members of societies in rural Wales.

  • Cefn Gwlad

    Dai Jones, Llanilar chats to people in rural Wales.

  • Clasuron Cefn Gwlad

    Dai Jones, Llanilar visits various farms and areas in rural Wales in this 2007 series.

  • Codi Pac

    Geraint Hardy introduces us to towns around Wales and finds out what there is to do and see in the various places.

  • Cwpwrdd Dillad

    A look inside a variety of wardrobes with Nia Parry.

    • Episode 9 - Tuesday 26 September at 18:05
    • Episode 10 - Thursday 28 September at 18:05
    • Episode 11 - Tuesday 03 October at 18:05
  • Cymry'r Groes Fictoria

  • Draw Draw ym Mharis

  • Draw Draw yn Nhiroedd Siapan

  • Dudley: Pryd o Ser

    Celebritites take on a cookery challenge.

  • Dylan ar Daith

    Dylan Iorwerth visits a small village in Italy for the opening of a museum to commemorate the work of Benjamin Piercy. Piercy's name is not familiar in modern day Wales but he made a huge contribution here a century and a half ago, and that work is still visible and used daily. But in Sardinia, in Italy, they remember him, and pay their respects to him. Piercy was the engineer who enabled the railway to come west to Machynlleth and beyond. He designed and oversaw the building of stations and bridges across Wales including Barmouth Bridge. Having been successful in Wales he was invited to Sardinia to help create their train system.

    • O Drefeglwys i Sardinia - Sunday 01 October at 20:00
    • O Drefeglwys i Sardinia - Tuesday 03 October at 13:00
    • O'r Rhos i Morocco - Tuesday 26 September at 13:00
    • O'r Rhos i Morocco - Saturday 30 September at 11:30
  • Dylan ar Daith

    Journalist Dylan Iorwerth journeys to places of interest around the world as he follows in the footsteps of a different Welsh person in each programme.

  • Flex Lewis: Schwarzenegger Cymru

    Another chance to see Julian Lewis Jones' profile of Flex Lewis after the Welsh bodybuilder won a sixth consecutive title at Mr Olympia earlier in the month, following in the footsteps of Arnold Schwarzenegger. Flex was bought up in Llanelli but relocated to the USA in his early twenties to pursue his bodybuilding dream. Julian once had aspirations to move to the USA himself to be a bodybuilding instructor. In the programme he reminisces about this time in his life as he visits the 'Mecca' of bodybuilding, the famous Golds Gym in Venice Beach, Los Angeles. Julian also looks at the impact bodybuilding has had on the lives of people in Wales.

    • - Tuesday 26 September at 22:00
  • Gwesty Parc y Stradey

    In a six part series, we take a look behind the doors of the four star Stradey Park Hotel in Llanelli.

  • Gwyl y Meirw: Mecsico

    In this colourful and revealing series, Lowri Morgan joins people across the world celebrating great festivals of Birth, Marriage and Death.

  • Gwyl y Priodi: Moroco

    In this colourful and revealing series, Lowri Morgan joins people across the world celebrating great festivals of Birth, Marriage and Death.

  • Hedd Wyn: Canrif o Gofio

  • Her Yr Hinsawdd

    Professor Siwan Davies looks into the effects of present climate change.

    • California ( Audio description ) - Wednesday 27 September at 21:30
    • California ( Audio description ) - Friday 29 September at 13:30
    • California - Saturday 30 September at 14:30
    • California 2 ( Audio description ) - Wednesday 04 October at 21:30
  • Ôl Traed Gerallt Gymro

    Dr. Barry Morgan, Archbishop of Wales, looks at Gerald of Wales' battle to become the first Archbishop of Wales in the 12th century.

  • Lle Aeth Pawb?

    Tracing the story behind a photograph, re-uniting the group to reminisce and recreate the photo.

    • Tarsans Trawsfynydd ( Audio description ) - Saturday 30 September at 16:25
  • Llefydd Sanctaidd

    Ifor ap Glyn visits holy places in the UK.

  • Llys Nini

    The story of the furr and feathered creatures at the Llys Nini animals centre in Swansea.

  • Mamwlad gyda Ffion Hague

    Ffion Hague tells the story of women who have played a prominent role in Welsh history.

    • Dora Herbert Jones - Sunday 01 October at 22:30
  • O'r Galon: Bugail y Stryd

  • Pawb a'i Farn

    Dewi Llwyd chairs the discussion show where four panelists answer questions from the audience.

  • Perthyn

  • Pethe

    Eye on the arts.

    • John Parry Ddall ( Audio description ) - Monday 02 October at 15:30
  • Pethe

    Focus on the arts.

  • Portreadau

    Portraits of well-known personalities, filmed in the year 2000.

  • Stori Pêl-droed Cymru

    Series looking at the history of the game of football in Wales.

  • Y Byd ar Bedwar

    Current affairs series with stories from Wales and the world.

    • Gwenwyn yn y Gwaed - Tuesday 26 September at 21:30
    • Gwenwyn yn y Gwaed - Sunday 01 October at 22:00
    • Episode 6 - Tuesday 03 October at 21:30
  • Y Cosmos

    Join us on a journey into the cosmos as we attempt to find out how the universe works.

    • Yr Eiliad Gyntaf Erioed - Saturday 30 September at 10:00
  • Y Dref Gymreig

    A look at the history and development of Welsh towns through buildings and architecture.

  • Y Tywydd

    Weather forecast for Wales.

    • Episode 1007 - Monday 25 September at 21:58
    • Episode 1008 - Tuesday 26 September at 01:03
    • Episode 1009 - Tuesday 26 September at 12:03
    • Episode 1010 - Tuesday 26 September at 14:03
    • Episode 1011 - Tuesday 26 September at 15:03
    • Episode 1012 - Tuesday 26 September at 18:03
    • Episode 1013 - Tuesday 26 September at 21:28
    • Episode 1014 - Tuesday 26 September at 22:58
    • Episode 1015 - Wednesday 27 September at 00:03
    • Episode 1016 - Wednesday 27 September at 12:03
    • Episode 1017 - Wednesday 27 September at 14:03
    • Episode 1018 - Wednesday 27 September at 15:03
    • Episode 1019 - Wednesday 27 September at 18:03
    • Episode 1020 - Wednesday 27 September at 21:28
    • Episode 1021 - Wednesday 27 September at 22:58
    • Episode 1022 - Wednesday 27 September at 23:33
    • Episode 1023 - Thursday 28 September at 12:03
    • Episode 1024 - Thursday 28 September at 14:03
    • Episode 1025 - Thursday 28 September at 15:03
    • Episode 1026 - Thursday 28 September at 18:03
    • Episode 1027 - Thursday 28 September at 21:28
    • Episode 1028 - Thursday 28 September at 22:28
    • Episode 1029 - Thursday 28 September at 23:33
    • Episode 1030 - Friday 29 September at 12:03
    • Episode 1031 - Friday 29 September at 14:03
    • Episode 1032 - Friday 29 September at 15:03
    • Episode 1033 - Friday 29 September at 18:03
    • Episode 1034 - Friday 29 September at 21:28
    • Episode 1035 - Friday 29 September at 22:28
    • Episode 1036 - Friday 29 September at 23:33
    • Episode 1037 - Saturday 30 September at 13:28
    • Episode 1038 - Saturday 30 September at 16:58
    • Episode 1039 - Saturday 30 September at 22:18
    • Episode 1040 - Saturday 30 September at 23:58
    • Episode 1041 - Sunday 01 October at 13:28
    • Episode 1042 - Sunday 01 October at 19:28
    • Episode 1043 - Sunday 01 October at 22:00
    • Episode 1044 - Sunday 01 October at 23:33
    • Episode 1045 - Monday 02 October at 12:03
    • Episode 1046 - Monday 02 October at 14:03
    • Episode 1047 - Monday 02 October at 15:03
    • Episode 1048 - Monday 02 October at 18:03
    • Episode 1049 - Monday 02 October at 21:28
    • Episode 1050 - Monday 02 October at 21:58
    • Episode 1051 - Tuesday 03 October at 01:03
    • Episode 1052 - Tuesday 03 October at 12:03
    • Episode 1053 - Tuesday 03 October at 14:03
    • Episode 1054 - Tuesday 03 October at 15:03
    • Episode 1055 - Tuesday 03 October at 18:03
    • Episode 1056 - Tuesday 03 October at 21:28
    • Episode 1057 - Tuesday 03 October at 22:58
    • Episode 1058 - Wednesday 04 October at 00:03
    • Episode 1059 - Wednesday 04 October at 12:03
    • Episode 1060 - Wednesday 04 October at 14:03
    • Episode 1061 - Wednesday 04 October at 15:03
    • Episode 1062 - Wednesday 04 October at 18:03
    • Episode 1063 - Wednesday 04 October at 21:28
    • Episode 1064 - Wednesday 04 October at 22:58
    • Episode 1065 - Wednesday 04 October at 23:33
  • Yr Afon

    Famous Welsh faces explore some of the world's greatest rivers.

    • Aled ac Afon Nil - Wednesday 27 September at 15:05
  • Yr Anialwch

    Series exploring life in some of the world's great deserts.

    • John Pierce Jones yn yr Atacama - Friday 29 September at 12:30