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Sofie Hagen on coping with anxiety and her new stand-up tour

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Edinburgh Comedy Best Newcomer 2015 award winner Sofie Hagen is not a woman who is afraid to speak her mind on the topics which sit close to her heart. Topics which many may find uncomfortable to open up about.

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Mark Thomas: ‘America has elected a man who has been publicly endorsed by the KKK, and that is f*****g terrifying.’

Mark's latest show the Big Red Shed is on it's way to Lincoln. Photo: Unavoidable PR

In the early hours of Wednesday November 9, 2016 it was decided that Donald J. Trump would be the next president of the United States of America.

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Felicity Ward brings mental health to comedy with her new show 50% More Likely to Die

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Off the back of a hugely successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Australian comedian, Felicity Ward is bringing her show 50% More Likely to Die to Lincoln this month.

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Ed Byrne: “I don’t really live a life, I watch other people’s”

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Gregor Smith speaks to top comedian Ed Byrne about university, TV appearances, and his latest stand-up tour.

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Comedy festival to take over Lincoln

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This autumn Lincoln will be holding its eighth comedy festival, hosting over 20 comedy performances in Lincoln’s Drill Hall, LPAC and Engine Shed.

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Unicef Comedy Charity Night Review

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Unicef hosted the University of Lincoln Comedy Society for a charity gig.

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Review: Father Austin Purcell delights crowd… within a two metre radius

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Gregor Smith reviews a very special comedy night at the West End Tap.

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“Most Dangerous Man On Television” Chris Ramsey prepares for Lincoln show

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After being kicked off Sky’s Soccer AM, Chris Ramsey has dubbed himself “the most dangerous man on Saturday morning television” and is now touring around the UK, coming to Lincoln this week.

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Mark Thomas to expose arms trade secrecy in Lincoln

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Gregor Smith talks to political comedian Mark Thomas, who brings his latest show Cuckooed to the Drill Hall on Thursday evening.

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Hobgoblin Comedy Award showcases best of Lincoln comedy

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The second heat of the new Hobgoblin Comedy Award came to Lincoln last night, hosting some of the city’s best comedic talent.

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