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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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Cardinal Burns prepare for Lincoln “best of” sketch show

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Gregor Smith interviews Seb Cardinal, one half of Cardinal Burns, a sketch comedy duo that found national fame in a hit Edinburgh Fringe show and two Channel 4 series.

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Re:view Joel Dommett: Practical Joker

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Joel Dommett, known mostly for presenting MTV News in 2012 and a 15 minute stand-up slot on Russell Howard’s Good News, came to The Platform in Lincoln on Thursday night.

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Interview: Rob Beckett

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After winning four awards in his first year alone, Rob Beckett has grown and grown in the world of stand-up comedy. And tonight, he’s in Lincoln.

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