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Tuesday 9th October 2018
TV channel Gold has launched their annual search for topical and witty Christmas cracker jokes. The top prize is £1,500.
Tuesday 25th September 2018
Saturday 11th August 2018
Comedian and financial writer Dominic Frisby talks about why many comedians perform in Edinburgh despite knowing they're going to lose money.
Thursday 19th July 2018
Wednesday 23rd May 2018
A report commissioned by the Writers' Guide Of Great Britain has revealed that TV sitcom in the UK is mainly created by male writers. Only 11% of British sitcoms are written predominantly by women.
Tuesday 15th May 2018
Podcast hosting platform Acast has teamed up with production company Wisebuddah to launch a competition to find a new podcast star.
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Day to day, I work in Production, which means I organise anything that is essential to the general making of the programme. It's logistics, basically.Laughing Matter, 11th October 2018
Katie Carpenter on the many hurdles faced in producing an authentic take on London life.Broadcast, 8th October 2018
A specialist comedy streaming platform is aiming for success in the UK and beyond.Daniel Cooper, Engadget, 5th October 2018