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The Leicester Comedy Festival

BBC Radio 7 stand-up. 6 episodes (1 series), 2006 - 2011. Stars Jeremy Hardy, Jason Byrne, Jenny Eclair, Barry Cryer and Jarred Christmas.

The Leicester Comedy Festival

Highlights from the Leicester Comedy Festival. Featuring new and established stand-up talent

Genre
Stand-Up
Broadcast
2006 - 2011
Channel
BBC Radio 7
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Jeremy Hardy, Jason Byrne, Jenny Eclair, Barry Cryer and Jarred Christmas
Producers
Sam Bryant, Victoria Lloyd, Julia McKenzie, Simon Mayhew-Archer and Ben Walker

Radio 7's annual highlights show from the Leicester Comedy Festival which features new and established stand-up talent.

Jarred Christmas hosted the 2011 preview night. The 2010 preview was presented by Barry Cryer, and the hosts before that were Jenny Eclair, Jeremy Hardy and Jason Byrne.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 17th February 2006 on BBC Radio 7 at 11pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 4th February 2011 on BBC Radio 7 at 10:30pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Last repeat
Friday 28th January 2011 at 10:30pm

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