By Yvette Huddleston
Romesh Ranganathan has become a popular stand-up in recent years. The former teacher talks to Chris Bond about his new book as he heads to Sheffield.
It is one of the most challenging artforms for a performer – here Theatre correspondent Nick Ahad reflects on his recent foray in stand-up comedy.
TV presenter and comedy writer Denis Norden has died aged 96, his family said.
The funeral of South Yorkshire veteran entertainer Barry Chuckle, one half of the comedy duo the Chuckle Brothers, will take place today
Last week's Britain's Got Talent winner, Lost Voice Guy, is coming to Leeds this weekend.
Returning to work yesterday after a whirlwind experience on Britain’s Got Talent brought Leeds comedian Micky P Kerr firmly back to reality.
A comedian from Leeds who was defeated in the final of TV talent show Britain's Got Talent has received an outpouring of support from fans nationwide.
US stand-up Doug Stanhope comes from the school of hard drinking, straight-talking comics. Chris Bond talked to him on the road.
A couple of years ago I was presenting my BBC Radio Leeds show, when something a little unexpected happened.
He’s been a stand-up since the mid-1980s and is still making the nation laugh. Jeremy Hardy spoke to Brian Donaldson ahead of his latest UK tour.
Whether it’s feminism or Brexit, Bridget Christie has never been afraid of using comedy to address big issues, as Yvette Huddleston found out.
Tommy Cannon is fired up for a new challenge, to tour in the stage comedy Seriously Dead, after over 50 years in showbiz.
Brian Conley has hosted top-rated TV shows, starred in musicals and had a go at ballroom dancing; now he’s touring his new show. Phil Penfold reports.
For a medium intended to be seen only in the mind, radio has spawned a surprisingly prolific industry in stage adaptations.
Ruby Wax has more comedy chutzpah than you can shake a stick at and now she’s back on the road and heading to Yorkshire. Chris Bond spoke to her.
Comedy legend Sir Ken Dodd has died aged 90, just two days after getting married, his publicist has announced.