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Jon’s getting ready for Grand Take Off

Comedian Jon Culshaw is a man of a thousand voices.

Comedy
Comedian Mark Grimshaw

You have to laugh: Rail problems gives Blackpool comedian a train of thought

As rail misery continues for Lancashire commuters a video clip of Blackpool comedian Mark Grimshaw having a go at rail operator Northern is going viral on social media.
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Comedian Simon Brodkin is back on tour as Lee Nelson

Simon may go it alone for stunts but he’s on our side

If you’re the person who swiped Simon Brodkins’ trainers during his stage diving antics, when he last played in Blackpool - he’d like them back.

Comedy
Jason Manford returns to the Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Another chance to see Jason Manford muddling along

Comedian Jason Manford has announced a new date at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre.

Comedy
Jon Richardson

Old man Jon hosts Grand night of fun at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre

A special DVD recording show of comedian Jon Richardson’s latest tour has been announced for Blackpool’s Grand Theatre.

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Christian Reilly

Club headliner uses music skills to award-winning comic effect

A top headline comedian will front next month’s Laugh Out Loud night at the Grand Theatre.

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Peter Kay's Car Share co-star Sian Gibson has said nearly all of the laughter in the unscripted episode is "completely genuine".

Fans left wowed as Car Share returns after resort screenings

Peter Kay’s return to television for the first time since cancelling his live UK tour with an unscripted episode of Car Share has been roundly praised by viewers.
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Lizzie Roper, Jenny Eclair and Dillie Keane

‘It’s good to be grumpy’ says Fylde funnywoman

She might wear stripey tops by day, but by night Fylde comedian Jenny Eclair is a super hero – albeit a grumpy one.

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Ed Byrne

Ready, steady Ed is ready to fill the Marine Hall full of laughter

Ed Byrne continues the second leg of his biggest ever tour to date of his sell-out Edinburgh Fringe show Spoiler Alert.

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Paul Zerdin and pals

America's Got Talent winner Paul comes back to where it all began

An America’s Got Talent winner - who got his big break performing in Blackpool - will be back in the resort with a new show this summer

Comedy
Wes Zaharuk

Canadian tornado comedian will get you laughing out loud

A comedian hailed as ‘one of the most exciting acts on the UK and international circuit’ heads to Blackpool tomorrow.

Comedy
Russell Brand's Re:Birth tour has been cancelled

Comedian Russell Brand cancels Blackpool tour show

Comedian Russell Brand has cancelled his remaining tour dates - including a Blackpool show next week.

Comedy
Sharing a laugh with Johnnie Casson at the Bobby Ball and Friends lunch. Picture: Dave Nelson

Last Laugh star Bobby has a Ball in aid of children's charity

Comedian Bobby Ball has received a lifetime achievement honour from Variety, the Children’s Charity for his support of their causes.

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Steve Royle as Dan Leno

Comedian Steve steps into panto hero’s clogs for premiere

A world premiere of a new play - starring comedian Steve Royle - will take place as part of this year’s Lytham Festival.

Theatre
Damion Larkin from Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club

Fiendish fun comes to monthly comedy club

Look out for ‘fiendishly accurate observations with energetic characterisations and killer punch lines’ as Dan Nightingale headlines this month’s Laugh Out Loud night at the Grand.

Comedy
Bobby Ball and Tommy Cannon head for Viva Blackpool

Last Laugh In Vegas stars Cannon and Ball come back to Vegas of the North

Fans of comedy legends Cannon and Ball will be able to rock on with their latest date in the resort this weekend.

Comedy
Lancashire's Phoenix Nights funnymen  Ted Robbins, Dave Spikey and Steve Royle

Phoenix Nights star to perform in Kirkland and Catterall

Phoenix Nights star Steve Royle will be appearing at Kirkland and Catterall Memorial Hall for a night of comedy.

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Comedian Tim Vine has a double date with Blackpool's Grand Theatre

Resort two-nighter for master of the one-liner

Master of the one-liner, Tim Vine is back on tour, telling lots of silly new jokes, showing off new homemade props, singing some new daft ditties.

Comedy
Phill Jupitus

Phill your boots for a night full of laughs

Following his hugely successful tour of the UK in 2017, stand-up comedian, poet, improviser and TV stalwart Phill Jupitus comes to Lytham on Wednesday.

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