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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.

Series 1, Episode 2 - The Leicester Comedy Festival 2007

Stand-up comedy from the 2007 Leicester Comedy Festival, hosted by Jason Byrne, and featuring Russell Howard, Shappi Khorsandi, Count Arthur Strong, Arnab Chanda, musical duo Topping and Butch, and Rhod Gilbert.

Broadcast details

Sunday 3rd February 2008
BBC Radio 7
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jason Byrne Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Steve Delaney (as Count Arthur Strong) Guest
Russell Howard Guest
Shappi Khorsandi Guest
Arnab Chanda Guest
Michael Topping (as Topping & Butch) Guest
Andrew Simmons (as Topping & Butch) Guest
Rhod Gilbert Guest
Production team
Victoria Lloyd Producer

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