Richard Rees - Director

Richard has been a director at Telesgop almost from the start and one of its most senior producers. Richard has been in the industry for over 40 years, having spent 20 years at the BBC. He was instrumental in winning the farming contract for Telesgop and its coverage of the Royal Welsh Show for 20 years. His main personal interest is natural history, and has recently completed a film, five years in the making, on the river Towy in Carmarthenshire.

Prior to this he has filmed all over the world for S4C, including both poles. For most of his career Richard has also had a passion for radio, being one of Radio Cymru’s original DJs. He still broadcasts live on Radio Cymru on Sunday mornings.