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Thu 18 December 2014
Toksvig to host I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
A tight 5: December 18
18/12/2014 … SANDI TOKSVIG is to guest host I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue as it goes on tour.
Curb Your Enthusiasm is probably over
Larry David: 'Odds are against' a new season
18/12/2014 … Curb Your Enthusiasm is unlikely to return, Larry David says.
Wed 17 December 2014
Irish triumph at British Comedy Awards
The 2014 winners...
17/12/2014 … The British Comedy Awards had a distinctly Irish feel last night as Moon Boy, Graham Norton, Brendan O’Carroll and Aisling Bea all scooped awards.
Burnistoun is back – and live
One-off gig for Glasgow Comedy Festival
17/12/2014 … Scottish comedy show Burnistoun is returning – for a live show.
Cosby: No charges over 1974 claims
Prosecutors say abuse allegation is too old
17/12/2014 … Bill Cosby will not be charged over allegations he molested a 15-year-old girl in 1974.
Kevin Bridges is 2014's top act
According to Ticketmaster web traffic
17/12/2014 … Kevin Bridges was the most popular comedy act of 2014, according to Ticketmaster.
Tue 16 December 2014
BBC Scotland axes Fred Macaulay show
But new comedy projects are lined up
16/12/2014 … Fred Macaulay is to be axed from his BBC Radio Scotland slot after 17 years on air.
Mark Watson announces 27-hour show
Another Comic Relief marathon
16/12/2014 … Mark Watson is to embark on another of his marathon stand-up shows – this time lasting 27 hours.