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Sat 01 November 2014

Count from 2 to 1 | A tight 5: November 1
© BBC/Fremantle Productions
© BBC/Fremantle Productions

Count from 2 to 1

A tight 5: November 1

01/11/2014 … COUNT ARTHUR STRONG will transfer from BBC Two to BBC One for its second series, due to air early next year, co-writer Graham Linehan has announced on Twitter.

The truth behind the 'tears of a clown' cliche | Robin Ince investigates

The truth behind the 'tears of a clown' cliche

Robin Ince investigates

01/11/2014 … Comedians tend to be emotionally disturbed people – but usually stop short of developing serious mental health issues.

Fri 31 October 2014

How was the gig? It was a car crash... | WTF: Weekly Trivia File

How was the gig? It was a car crash...

WTF: Weekly Trivia File

31/10/2014 … • A comedy night in Bolton was cancelled on Wednesday night - when a Land Rover smashed through the wall.

Ricky Gervais unveils new movie | About a lying journalist

Ricky Gervais unveils new movie

About a lying journalist

31/10/2014 … Ricky Gervais is to write, direct and star in a new movie about an arrogant radio journalist.

Thu 30 October 2014

Vic Reeves to appear in Inspector George Gently | A tight 5: October 30

Vic Reeves to appear in Inspector George Gently

A tight 5: October 30

30/10/2014 … VIC REEVES is to appear in BBC One drama Inspector George Gently.

More Swede? | R4 commissions another series of Danny Robins sitcom

More Swede?

R4 commissions another series of Danny Robins sitcom

30/10/2014 … Radio 4 has commissioned a second series of The Cold Swedish Winter.

Sloss and Stade make 'offensive' sitcom | Vicious parody of modern TV

Sloss and Stade make 'offensive' sitcom

Vicious parody of modern TV

30/10/2014 … Daniel Sloss and Tom Stade are to create a 'very offensive' online sitcom.

Liam Mullone brings disappointment to Radio 4 | Pilot recorded next month

Liam Mullone brings disappointment to Radio 4

Pilot recorded next month

30/10/2014 … Libertarian stand-up Liam Mullone is making a comedy pilot for Radio 4, all about disappointment.