Thanks, Mum | Stefan Golaszewski wins Bafta for writing BBC Two comedy

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Stefan Golaszewski has won a Bafta award for creating…

Mach 8 | The best of the week's live comedy

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Comedy's greatest DJs | From Partridge to Brackenbury and beyond

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As Hospital People starts its full series on BBC One tonight, featuring the 'cheerful…

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Fake news! | There's no evidence that being anti-Brexit harms a comic's career, says Stewart Lee

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As usual, The shit Daily Telegraph is full of utter…

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Gonged Off... | Creator of the TV format dies at 80

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The man who created the Gong Show has died at the age…

Gone in 20 minutes

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A quick wit | Paul Tonkinson completes London marathon in under 3hrs

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Paul Tonkinson is staking a claim to being the fastest comedian – ‘offstage at least’ – after completing the London Marathon in under three…

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Netflix has released a trailer for Maria Bamford's new stand-up special.

Old Baby has been filmed in unusual and intimate places including a back yard, bowling alley and bookstore – and in every scene she is accompanied by a model pug.

It follows her 2012 show, The Special Special Special , which was recorded at her home in Los Angeles with only her parents as the audience.

The new special will be out on Tuesday.

Trailer for Maria Bamford's next stand-up special

Old Dog out on Netflix on Tuesday

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