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Fri 04 September 2015

The hunt is on for a new comic writer | Chortle launches P.G. Wodehouse award

The hunt is on for a new comic writer

Chortle launches P.G. Wodehouse award

04/09/2015 … Today Chortle launches a new comic writing competition in honour of P.

BBC Two's new comedies are ratings hits | Good figures for Cradle To Grave and Boy Meets Girl
© BBC/ ITV Cradle Ltd/Matt Squire
© BBC/ ITV Cradle Ltd/Matt Squire

BBC Two's new comedies are ratings hits

Good figures for Cradle To Grave and Boy Meets Girl

04/09/2015 … BBC Two's new comedy block proved a success in the ratings last night.

Spare a fort for the comedians... | A tight 5: September 4

Spare a fort for the comedians...

A tight 5: September 4

04/09/2015 … A ROMAN fort on Hadrian's Wall is to become a comedy club for a night.

Rowan's Bean to the Palace | WTF: Weekly Trivia File

Rowan's Bean to the Palace

WTF: Weekly Trivia File

04/09/2015 … • 'In America, our comedy people, with some notable exceptions, have really out-sized egos.

Richard Ayoade joins Danger Mouse | As do Brian Blessed and Miranda Richardson
© Channel 4
© Channel 4

Richard Ayoade joins Danger Mouse

As do Brian Blessed and Miranda Richardson

04/09/2015 … Richard Ayoade is to make a guest appearance in the revived Danger Mouse.

Tribute to David Nobbs | Reggie Perrin creator to be celebrated at book festival

Tribute to David Nobbs

Reggie Perrin creator to be celebrated at book festival

04/09/2015 … Reginald Perrin creator David Nobbs is to be honoured at a literature festival that he had been due to attend.

Thu 03 September 2015

Katherine Ryan Brings The Noise | Comic to be a regular on new Sky 1 show
© Idil Sukan/Draw HQ
© Idil Sukan/Draw HQ

Katherine Ryan Brings The Noise

Comic to be a regular on new Sky 1 show

03/09/2015 … Katherine Ryan is to be a regular panellist on a new music and comedy show for Sky 1.

Wed 02 September 2015

Susan Calman writes her first book | On how she deals with depression

Susan Calman writes her first book

On how she deals with depression

02/09/2015 … Susan Calman is writing a book about how she copes with depression.