comedy

The best political comedy for 2019

A perceived left-wing bias and a reliance on lazy gags means that political comedy doesn’t always enjoy the best reputation…

27 Feb 2019
Ayesha Hazarika

Labour of laughs

Ayesha Hazarika on Gordon Brown’s struggles with diversity training, doing Ed Miliband’s make-up and why Jeremy Corbyn is like a wonky broom

28 Nov 2018

I made a joke book on Trump – but no one’s laughing

Why do I keep making gags I’m not supposed to?

29 Nov 2017

How being a junior doctor prepared me for a career in comedy

Adam Kay on swapping delivering babies for telling jokes

12 Sep 2017

Where to watch the general election in London

Here’s where to watch the results come in

30 May 2017

The secret to a happy marriage is a laughing matter

Romance has got nothing on humour when it comes to ensuring wedded bliss

5 Oct 2016

Five stand-ups to see this autumn

Last month’s Edinburgh Festival saw more than 1,000 comedy shows performed in the city. It’s been suggested that you could…

9 Sep 2016