BCG Daily Friday 30th April 2021

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Lauren Pattison interview

We talk to stand-up Lauren Pattison about The Last Laugh, her debut play which focuses on a comedian returning to a venue after a horrific gig. Lauren also discusses navigating lockdown and her hopes that the industry will now become less Londoncentric.




Joz Norris says: "Solidarity to all the other locked-down comedians who've had to have some version of this conversation in the last couple of weeks."



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TV & Radio: Catch-Up

This Time With Alan Partridge

Series 2, Episode 1: Now the main man on BBC magazine show This Time, Alan is relishing his career Indian summer. However, with rumours of changes behind the scenes, he begins to wonder if his position might already be in jeopardy.

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The Flatshare

Series 1, Episode 10: In the final climactic episode there is much to celebrate: Leon turns up with a huge, apologetic, bunch of flowers and exciting news from the Court of Appeal is on its way.

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