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Stand Comedy Club starts redundancy process

Frankie Boyle, Kevin Bridges, Limmy and Fern Brady are among the comics leading calls for a Scottish Government bail-out of The Stand Comedy Club - as it emerged that the "vast majority" of staff are to be made redundant unless it is thrown a lifeline.

Brian Ferguson, The Scotsman, 23rd August 2020

Gavin Mitchell: virus rules impossible in Clansman

Gavin Mitchell reckons Isa would have scuppered social distancing policy as he tells of real-life fears for Scotland's entertainment industry after lockdown.

Paul English, Daily Record, 20th August 2020

Still Game: The Final Farewell review

Outrageous doesn't begin to describe it.

Thom Dibdin, The Stage, 30th September 2019

Still Game's Boaby The Barman gets honorary degree

Gavin Mitchell, the actor best known for playing Boaby the Barman in the long-running Scottish sitcom Still Game, is to receive a Doctor of Letters from Glasgow Caledonian University.

Beyond The Joke, 15th June 2019

Scottish Comedy Awards 2019 winners

Susie McCabe, Amy Matthews, Jay Lafferty and Christopher MacArthur-Boyd, Still Game and Breaking The News were amongst the winners in the Scottish Comedy Awards 2019.

British Comedy Guide, 12th June 2019

Scottish Comedy Awards 2019 nominations

The nominations for the Scottish Comedy Awards 2019 have been announced. Breaking The News leads the lists. Chris Forbes, Christopher MacArthur-Boyd, Jay Lafferty, Larry Dean, Liam Withnail, Limmy, Susie McCabe and Tom Stade are in the running for best solo show.

British Comedy Guide, 10th May 2019

Why Still Game will be sorely missed

Scotland's best-loved sitcom has bowed out. Here's how its hilarious blend of Glasgow banter and bunnets captured a nation.

Megan Wallace, The Guardian, 2nd April 2019

Gavin Mitchell interview

The barman is anxious to see the fan's reaction to the final series when it's broadcast next Sunday.

Steve Hendry, Daily Record, 17th February 2019