comedy

Shappi Khorsandi: ‘I’d tell my 16-year-old self, you have ADHD. That’s why you failed your GCSEs’
Culture

Shappi Khorsandi: ‘I’d tell my 16-year-old self, you have ADHD. That’s why you failed your GCSEs’

Comedian turned author Shappi Khorsandi discusses racism, meeting her hero Billy Connolly and overcoming the odds in her Letter To My Younger Self.

Comedian Ed Byrne and a Big Issue vendor talk trekking
News

Comedian Ed Byrne and a Big Issue vendor talk trekking

Comedian Ed Byrne and Big Issue vendor Richard Cotterill discuss nature, trekking and the energy boost a bag of M&Ms can bring.

Joe Lycett: ‘Brands don’t mind bad press, but they don’t like to look silly’
Culture

Joe Lycett: ‘Brands don’t mind bad press, but they don’t like to look silly’

The comedian turned consumer champion on the return of his TV show Joe Lycett’s Got Your Back, storm-offs, taking on major business – and why the quickstep won’t be his next challenge.

What’s funny about the refugee crisis?
Culture

What’s funny about the refugee crisis?

Sean Lock’s best jokes as comedian passes away at 58
TV

Sean Lock’s best jokes as comedian passes away at 58

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People are sharing stories of being ‘fashionable in Ireland’. It’s hilarious
News

People are sharing stories of being ‘fashionable in Ireland’. It’s hilarious

‘I think Jonathan Pie would have joined GB News’
Culture

‘I think Jonathan Pie would have joined GB News’

Eddie Izzard on pronouns, vaccines, Brexit and the rise of the far right
Culture

Eddie Izzard on pronouns, vaccines, Brexit and the rise of the far right

‘I’ve had a lot of DMs about selling feet pics’: Lockdown life as a comedian
Opinion

‘I’ve had a lot of DMs about selling feet pics’: Lockdown life as a comedian

Russell Howard: Jokes are the only way I know how to survive
Culture

Russell Howard: Jokes are the only way I know how to survive

Armando Iannucci: How can I be funny when there is nothing to laugh about?
Opinion

Armando Iannucci: How can I be funny when there is nothing to laugh about?

Rachel Parris: “I perform with a smile. Some like it, it drives others mad”
Culture

Rachel Parris: “I perform with a smile. Some like it, it drives others mad”

Prankster Simon Brodkin: “You want to be punching up or it’s not funny”
Culture

Prankster Simon Brodkin: “You want to be punching up or it’s not funny”

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Sir Ken Dodd: “I say thank you for happiness”
Culture

Sir Ken Dodd: “I say thank you for happiness”

Win Horrible Histories books and goodies!
Competitions

Win Horrible Histories books and goodies!

Stewart Lee: The chilling truth about the ‘monster fatberg’
Opinion

Stewart Lee: The chilling truth about the ‘monster fatberg’

Alan Partridge vs Malcolm Tucker: The Great Big Brexit Grudge Match
Culture

Alan Partridge vs Malcolm Tucker: The Great Big Brexit Grudge Match

Armando Iannucci: Why I’m taking over The Big Issue with Tucker v Partridge
Culture

Armando Iannucci: Why I’m taking over The Big Issue with Tucker v Partridge