Welcome to the colourful and unusual world of Fraochy Bay, a
funny wee place nestling somewhere on the west coast of Scotland,
located just off the map.
It's full of slightly odd people doing slightly odd things as
they live out their surreal lives, anything can happen and frequently
Numerous questions arise during the series. Questions like, Do
sheep have something against the police? or, Is a whale really
that keen on saving lobsters? or even, can an aeroplane really
land on a runway like that?
Now Showing on BBC Alba
Episode 1 First Shown
21st December 2009 7:52pm
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If you like Dinosaurs, archaeology, architecture,
police car chases, old ladies with unusual hairdo's, cowboy builders,
bad poetry, ships and whaling adventures, chickens, dentists,
hospitals and philosophy then do call by....
As Torquil Farquhar de Smith would say
Ah, the wonderful hills of Fraochy Bay,
They lurch and swell each day,
Like a large belly, full of potatoes
After a good bowl of stew,
They lumber, roll and
gently dander down,
until they reach the edge of
Fraochy Bay, a town.
Fraochy Bay is a gaelic cartoon, but it does have english bits
in it and is sub-titled for the hard of understanding.
No sheep were harmed during the making of this programme.
(except this one)
Fraochy Bay is a fictional place and not based on anywhere in
particular. Any resemblance to any persons alive or dead is entirely
coincidental and highly improbable actually.