Nick Mohammed has written a children’s book based around his love of magic. The Young Magicians And The Thieves Almanac will be published in February, and tells of four friends who enter the mysterious Magic Circle. Mohammed has been a member of Bradford Magic Circle for 19 years and in 2012 was made an associate of the Inner Magic Circle, while his most recent live character comedy show revolves around Harry Houdini.

Taking offence at jokes displays a ‘self-imposed stupidity’, comedians claimed yesterday.

American alternative comedy legend Barry Crimmins is to release his first ever stand-up special – thanks to Louis CK.

A spoof melodramatic soap created by Peep Show writers Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong is set to have a new lease of life in the States.

A sharp-eared Red Dwarf fan has uncovered lyrics that have been hidden in the show’s instrumental theme tune for more than 25 years.

Dad’s Army co-creator Jimmy Perry has died at the age of 93.

The comedy week ahead.

There can be only one candidate for our 'on demand' pick this week, as Black Mirror is back, and this time on Netflix.

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