ITV has commissioned a new panel show from Harry Hill, to air in 2017. In Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule, two teams must find evidence that humans are fun and  so worth saving, should Earth be invaded by hostile extra-terrestrials. Teams present clips, people and other ‘fun stuff’ and Hill must decide whether each item is  worthy of inclusion in the Fun Capsule.

Dawn French is to host an TV show highlighting talented children.

Stand-up comic Gregor Burns – who uses the stage name Monty Burns –  has admitted charges of being drunk and disorderly after he swore at a police officer who caught him pissing in a doorway.

Channel 5’s  comedy Borderline is to return for a second series.

The League Of Their Own team are to go on a second American road trip.

Edinburgh Fringe

Unforgettable five

James Wilson-Taylor's most memorable gigs

'Worst gig? When a woman rose out of her wheelchair'

Not a bucket

What do you collect your donations in?

Stuart Goldsmith: A champagne bucket because I think it's classy Liquid Room Annexe, 15:45

Live Comedy

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Amy Schumer

Dublin 3Arena

From 20:00

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Bob Mortimer, Vic Reeves

Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

Thursday 8th Dec From 19:30

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