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Picture special: BBC New Comedy Award 2014 final

Picture special: BBC New Comedy Award 2014 final

Picture highlights from today's BBC New Comedy Awards final. …

Lost Voice Guy interview

Andrew Dipper talks to the stand-up who can't speak. …

Jim Davidson on being ‘racist, sexist, homophobic’

Jim Davidson on being ‘racist, sexist, homophobic’

“When Bernard Manning died, they had to have someone else. Someone said to me: Jim, you’re the bad guy, because it makes other people better by default."…

Vic and Bob: Our 10 favourite moments

Vic and Bob: Our 10 favourite moments

“What kind of bottle was the song Message In A Bottle about?”…

Opinion View all

When your teenage icons are no more

When your teenage icons are no more

Robin Ince on the comedy heroes that left us in 2014.…

Comedy awards: how they start, how they get credible & where they may lead

Comedy awards: how they start, how they get credible & where they may lead

Comedy awards seem to be a growing industry. In my blog a couple of days ago, Brian Damage and Vicky de…

You don’t have to be mad to tell jokes here…

You don’t have to be mad to tell jokes here…

Robin Ince looks at the relationship between comedy and mental health.…

Previews View all

Preview: Laughing Cows with Hayley Ellis

Preview: Laughing Cows with Hayley Ellis

Hosted by resident Laughing Cows compere Kerry Leigh, the show will take place at Glossop's The Globe Inn on the Saturday 27 December.…

Rob Gilroy Column View all

Christmas Beans

Christmas Beans

"Watching the Christmas edition back, I knew every joke was coming, having worn the VHS out as a child, and yet I laughed as though I were a six year old again."…

21 Questions View all

Podcast: Lee Kyle’s 21 Questions – with Seymour Mace

Podcast: Lee Kyle’s 21 Questions – with Seymour Mace

Lee Kyle chats to the Ideal and Hebburn star about all manner of nonsense.…

Sod The Tories View all

Podcast: John Scott’s Sod The Tories #12

Podcast: John Scott’s Sod The Tories #12

With stand-up from Vladimir McTavish, Nick Cranston, Andy Fury and Katherine Tanney.…

All Killa No Filla View all

Podcast: All Killa No Filla #3

Podcast: All Killa No Filla #3

Episode three looks at the clown-faced killer himself John Wayne Gacy. KFC gets a few mentions too.…