Jason Watkins in The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies

In Bristol, in 2010, Christopher Jefferies paid a high price for being a bit odd. In December that year one of his tenants – he was a landlord – Jo(...)

Neil Delamere: will be taking a look at the news next year – before it happens

A new comedy panel show called Next Week’s News has been commissioned by RTÉ Two for its 2014 schedule and will follow the format of Next Year’s News,(...)

We will fly them on the beaches . . .

Do you know what the German for rose is? It’s rose. Not half as interesting a Friday Fact as talkie-walkie being the French translation of “walkie-tal(...)

Chris O'Dowd during the filming of Moone Boy in Co Roscommon. He will be one of the main guests at Cat Laughs in Kilkenny over the June bank holiday weekend. Photograph:  Brian Farrell

The Sky TV network will be sponsoring this year’s Cat Laughs comedy festival in Kilkenny. At a launch in London’s Groucho Club last nigh(...)