Angela Barnes.

Angela Barnes

BCG Features

Newsjack: How the show is made

Saturday 3rd February 2018

British Comedy Guide goes behind-the-scenes on Newsjack to learn how the producers sift through scripts and edit the sketch show. There's various handy tips in here for those looking to submit jokes to the show.


Press Clippings

Angela Barnes interview

The award-winning stand-up on the things that make her laugh the most

The Guardian, 9th October 2020

British Comedy Guide launches Laughter Lounge online comedy festival

British Comedy Guide is launching Laughter Lounge, a virtual comedy festival due to run Monday 28th September until Sunday 4th October. Acts include Tom Allen, David O'Doherty and Luisa Omielan.

British Comedy Guide, 7th September 2020

Loss of Edinburgh Fringe in 2020 is no laughing matter

The cancellation of the month-long event due to the coronavirus will have long-lasting effects on the comedy industry.

Veronica Lee, i Newspaper, 7th August 2020

Some comedy festivals announce they will happen in 2021

The producers of Leicester Comedy Festival and The UK Kids' Comedy Festival have announced that they are going to go ahead with the 2021 events, with support from a significant number of friends and special guests.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 30th July 2020

Latitude is cancelled

This year's Latitude Festival has officially been cancelled. The event was due to be held at Henham Park in Suffolk over the weekend of July 16 to 19th.

Chortle, 27th April 2020

Angela Barnes to marry

Comedian Angela Barnes is to marry her boyfriend Matt.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 17th March 2020

Machynlleth Comedy Festival 2020 cancelled

This year's Machynlleth Comedy Festival has been cancelled.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 17th March 2020

Angela Barnes to reveal The Ugly Truth in audiobook

Angela Barnes is releasing an audiobook for Audible, The Ugly Truth, inspired by Angela's 2015 stand up show Come As You Are.

Funny Women, 24th February 2020