28/02/2010 … Comedian Robert Popper has fooled national newspapers into falsely reporting that Gordon Brown became so furious on a factory visit that he hurled a tangerine into…
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Sun 28 February 2010
28/02/2010 … Bill Bailey is to work on the stage musical of A Fish Called Wanda.
Fri 26 February 2010
26/02/2010 … The former Jongleurs club in Oxford city centre is to reopen as a Glee Club, Chortle can reveal.
26/02/2010 … Two of the most racially controversial comedies of the Sixties are to be released on DVD for the first time.
26/02/2010 … ‘So angry was my tweeting last night that I misplaced an apostrophe and substituted a homonym.
Thu 25 February 2010
25/02/2010 … The funeral of musical comedian and Strictly Come Dancing contestant Jason Wood is to be held in Bedfordshire, on March 15.
25/02/2010 … Stand-up Ivor Dembina has been invited to perform at the Houses of Parliament, in what is thought to be an historic first.
25/02/2010 … A psychologist is to research whether comedians are more neurotic than everybody else.