Sunday 26th February 2017
Alasdair Beckett-King won the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2017 competition.
Thursday 23rd February 2017
55 year-old Pete Teckman has won the Silver Stand Up of the Year 2017 competition.
Wednesday 22nd February 2017
Ricky Gervais aims to beat ticket touts by offering Platinum tickets for his new stand-up shows, thereby aiming to stop people willing to pay a premium price using secondary sellers. The extra money raised will go to charity.
Friday 17th February 2017
Ricky Gervais has announced worldwide dates for his new stand-up tour, Humanity. He will also play many more dates in the UK due to the initial shows selling out.