Sunday 3rd December 2023
Nikola McMurtrie and Serena Terry have won Chorts 2023, the Comedy Crowd's competition for videos in two minutes or less. McMurtrie won the Industry Judges Award, with Christian Jegard and Serena Terry runners-up. Terry also claimed the Audience Award.
Thursday 30th November 2023
The winners of The Big Finish Comedy Playhouse Script Writing Competition have been announced, with Cy Henty and Alan Ronald - known as The Electric Head - winning the inaugural Galton & Simpson Godfathers of Comedy Award for their script The Cracks Are Showing.
Monday 6th November 2023
The BBC Comedy Festival 2024 - a series of talent-led talks, panels and screenings aimed at comedy creators - will take place in Glasgow in May.
Thursday 2nd November 2023
Karen Morden has won the BCG Pro Talent Awards for Writing 2023, with Alex Buchanan, Christopher Stanners and writing partnership Rebecca Bain & Alex Garrick-Wright the runners up. Marie Maurer is the winner in the Starter category.
Wednesday 1st November 2023
Female Pilot Club are seeking 30 minute TV and radio scripts, with two finalists set to have their scripts performed by comedy actors in front of a live audience.
Monday 23rd October 2023
Monday 2nd October 2023
TV channel Gold has launched its annual competition to find the best topical Christmas cracker joke. The deadline to enter is Monday 16th October.