Number of writers working on Radio 4’s ‘The Archers’ living in Birmingham: 4
Number of writers working on ‘The Archers’: 12
Number of weekly listeners to ‘The Archers’: 5,000,000
Chosen: Partly out of egotism (I’m one of the writers!) but also because Birmingham should be more proud of being home (in the Mailbox) to the world’s longest running soap opera.
Submitted By: Tim Stimpson
Source: Member of production and RAJAR audience figures