26/04/2017 … Ed Byrne has announced extra dates for his new tour, Spoiler Alert, taking him through to March next year.
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Wed 26 April 2017
26/04/2017 … Frankie Boyle is to return to the BBC with a topical comedy show.
26/04/2017 … A major venue for comedy tours is to change its name to sever associations with the slave trade.
26/04/2017 … The Ealing Comedy Festival has announced its 2017 line-up, with Dara O Brian and Julian Clary among the headliners.
26/04/2017 … The BBC has apologised for a joke Tommy Tiernan made about Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster.
26/04/2017 … Taskmaster attracted 523,000 viewers to Dave when it returned for its fourth series last night.
26/04/2017 … Jason Manford has added 15 more dates to his Muddle Class 2018 tour.
Tue 25 April 2017
25/04/2017 … Spencer Jones has made a sitcom pilot for BBC One.