Punters walked out of a comedy club in disgust after maggots started falling from the ceiling. The Jongleurs show at Oceana nightclub in Nottingham on Friday night descended into chaos as the grubs rained down on the front rows from the air conditioning. Sean D, who was sitting in the front row, told Chortle: ‘I felt something hit my arm which I thought was spit from the comic.

Musical comedian Kev Orkian is to lead the cast of David Baddiel’s musical The Infidel.

MONTY PYTHON'S final O2 show scored record ratings for Gold last night.

Cornish stand-up Jethro is selling off his comedy club, saying he's no time for new comedians.

David Mitchell is to embark on his first solo tour.

The Glee TV show may have to change its name following the successful legal challenge from the comedy club chain of the same name.

TodayTV AND CINEMA: It's the last night of the Pythons today, with their swansong - or should that be parrotsong - at London's O2 Arenea being broadcast live on Gold and simulcast in 450 cinemas across the UK, and 1,500 across the world.

RONNI ANCONA is to star in a new play about the 2011 London riots, Little Revolution, which will run at the capital’s Almeida Theatre from August 26.

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