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Edinburgh Fringe Features 2012

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Mark Steel's In Town. Mark Steel. Copyright: BBC.

Mark Steel in Leith

Wednesday 22nd August 2012

To celebrate the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Mark Steel visits the Scottish capital's infamous suburb - Leith. See the video here.



Watch 'Spank!' gigs online

Wednesday 22nd August 2012

The organisers of late night gig Spank! has been recording some of the shows. See the videos here.


Dan Wright interview

Tuesday 21st August 2012

Dan Wright is still best known for his seminal portrayal of the smaller one in Big Cook, Little Cook, but after this year's Fringe, will we all be pointing and saying 'look, there's the Michael Jackson loon'?


Malcolm Hardee Award.

Malcolm Hardee Awards 2012 Shortlist

Tuesday 21st August 2012

The shortlist for the Malcolm Hardee Awards 2012 - the event which aims to acknowledge the true anarchic spirit of the Edinburgh Fringe. Also, why having a heart attack was almost a route to being nominated this year.


Lara A King.

Lara A King interview

Friday 17th August 2012

An interview with singer, songwriter and comedian Lara A King who brings her show People Pleaser, and a 1976 VW Campervan called Patsy, to the Edinburgh Fringe.


Nick Helm.

Nick Helm interview

Thursday 16th August 2012

An in-depth interview with Nick Helm. He talks about his Edinburgh show, his recent TV escapades and much more.


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