The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy is returning to Radio 4 with its first series in more than a decade – and featuring John Lloyd as the Voice of The Book. The sixth series in the ‘trilogy’, the Hexagonal Phase, is based on Eoin Colfer’s novel And Another Thing… but also features previously unpublished material from creator Douglas Adams. It reunites the original radio cast of Simon Jones as Arthur Dent, Mark Wing-Davey as Zaphod Beeblebrox and Geoff McGiven as Ford Prefect.

Eddie Izzard says he was subjected to homophobic abuse at the FA Cup final at the weekend.

Barry Crimmins, the American stand-up who has actively helped clear child pornography from the internet, is to perform in the UK for the first time in 30 years.

The Glee chain of comedy clubs has won another round in their long-running legal battle against the makers of the Glee TV show.

JEREMY CORBYN is to be the first guest on the new series of The Last Leg, producers have announced.

Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton have revealed details of the stories in the third series of Inside No 9.

Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience could be coming out on DVD… if a crowdfunding drive pays off.

Bill Burr is to return to the UK for the first time in three years, Chortle can reveal.

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