Channel 4 has dropped Stand-Up For The Week after five series. The last episode ran almost two years ago and now the broadcaster has confirmed to Chortle that ‘there are currently no plans to bring back the series. ’It launched in 2010, hosted by Patrick Kielty and with a team of regulars including Jack Whitehall, Kevin Bridges, Andi Osho and Rich Hall.

• 'When it comes to offensive comedy, you can never blame the comic, you can only blame the audience.

A judge has overturned a ban on adverts for a Muslim comedy film running on the New York subway.

Terry Gilliam has revealed how he still feels intimidated by the quick verbal wit of his Monty Python colleagues.

Ricky Gervais has been left stunned after censors gave the Derek DVD an 18 certificate.

Fifteen up-and-coming comedy writers are to be mentored by the BBC.

RORY McGRATH has announced his first ever solo tour.

Joel Dommett has joined the team of Sky 1's new music and comedy show Bring The Noise.

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