Groan-worthy gag triumphs over efforts from Stewart Francis, Adam Hess and others, including the prize’s youngest ever nominee
An independent Scotland that kept the pound would have a neo-colonial relationship with the rest of the UK because it would have no say over key economic and monetary decisions, Gordon Brown said on Friday.
A coup for the Edinburgh comedy award, whose shortlist is announced tomorrow, which has announced that former winner Steve Coogan will present the prize to this year's winner at a ceremony this Saturday.
I was at The Wrestling last night (see below).
Fringe convention used to demand that comedy was an evening business – and that the biggest and best acts played in that 7.30-10pm hotspot, when most people, presumably, want to be watching their comedy.
After a long day watching shows, those fringegoers with sufficient stamina have a wide choice of late-night offerings, which means the laughs can continue until dawn.