Alice Jones is Deputy Arts Editor of The Independent.
29 August 2014 05:45 PM
(Send your answer to the dolts at Better Together)
21 August 2014 03:44 PM
Comedy Award judge Alice Jones profiles this year's nominees
21 August 2014 03:17 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: The show picks up where last year's What Would Beyonce Do left off
20 August 2014 03:18 PM
They are the kind of comedy shows to make timid audience members yearn for the days when interaction meant a bit of banter about their hometown or haircut; the kind which elevate mocking the crowd into an artform, and come with a delirium-inducing dose of fear that it could be you.
Tim Vine, winner of the Funniest Joke of the Fringe award: 'making a quip as funny as possible is an art'
19 August 2014 07:29 PM
Writing one-liners is a serious business.
19 August 2014 04:08 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: It will not be long before Baptiste is on Mock the Week or similar
18 August 2014 08:04 PM
Television's retired attack dog spins a silver wheel in theatrical production
18 August 2014 03:00 PM
Alice Jones has noticed odd clusters of former careers among comedians
18 August 2014 09:51 AM
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014: 'This is Pascoe at her peak'
Sirens, Summerhall and Travesti, Pleasance Dome, reviews: 'Feminism is clearly having a moment in the limelight'
18 August 2014 09:41 AM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: 'Two shows tackle the question of what it's like to be a woman in oddly similar style'
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Ashya King: Parents of five-year-old boy refused permission to visit him in hospital and denied bail at Spanish court
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
When elitism grips the top of British society to this extent, there is only one answer: abolish private schools
Ashya King: 'Cruel NHS has not given us the treatment we need', says father of five-year-old with brain tumour who fled to Spain
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- 4 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
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