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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'
16 August 2014 12:31 AM
'My dad's a proper family man... he’s got three of them'
15 August 2014 07:30 PM
More often than not, killing a show off early is the kindest thing you can do
15 August 2014 05:29 PM
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014: Wu won't be playing small rooms for long
Mr Swallow - The Musical, Pleasance Dome, review: 'Heroically ambitious and brilliantly entertaining'
13 August 2014 04:18 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: Mr Swallow is a quite hilarious creation
Is Britain really full up? Are migrants taking our jobs? Leading academic answers the most common anti-immigration claims
Calais Migrant Crisis: Deputy Mayor of Calais labels Cameron's use of 'swarm' as 'racist' and 'ignorant'
Chris Leslie: Jeremy Corbyn's anti-austerity agenda will harm the poor, says Labour shadow Chancellor
Landlords renting properties to illegal immigrants to face up to five years in prison
While we fixate on Calais, the Home Office is quietly deporting dozens of migrants on 'ghost flights'
Labour leadership race: Jeremy Corbyn could be the next Prime Minister, says Ken Clarke
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