Friday 16th March 2018
A woman had to go to hospital after developing chest pains that were brought on by laughing too hard at Michael McIntyre's new live show.
Friday 9th March 2018
Sunday 25th February 2018
Comedian Jack Gleadow has won the Leicester Mercury Comedian Of The Year 2018 competition.
Wednesday 24th January 2018
Lauded one-liner comic Stewart Francis has announced his retirement from touring with a final farewell show, Into The Punset.
Thursday 21st December 2017
The line-ups for the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year, The UK Pun Championships and The Silver Stand Up Competition - all due to take place as part of the Leicester Comedy Festival 2018 - have been announced.