Comedy

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The comedian and TV presenter, Romesh Ranganathan, has announced a January date at Bedford Corn Exchange ahead of his (almost) sold-out UK tour. He will be performing a warm-up gig...
Bob Barrett
A star-studded programme was launched today for a festival celebration of art, music and drama in Bedford. Holby City star and Old Bedfordian, Bob Barrett...
Comedian Jo Brand
To get your week off to a great start, the Bedford Independent can exclusively reveal that comedy legend, Jo Brand is the next top act to headline at Bedford Esquires...
Straight-talking comedy powerhouse, Judi Love, is headlining the launch of Bedford's newest comedy club at Esquires next month. The team at Esquires have partnered...
Fresh back from a shark diving holiday off the coast of Mexico, Zoe Lyons is enjoying a blustery walk in her hometown of Brighton when we call for a chat about her...
Bedford Student
Research carried out by TickX - The Event Ticket Search Engine has revealed Bedford is the fourth best location for great nights out for students. The research took the number of students at 30 universities across the UK...
Alan Leach
It's not just Bedfringe that is previewing some Edfringe shows this month. Esquires is hosting a one man comedy quiz with Alan Leach, drummer of Shed 7...
Romesh Ranganathan
In our ongoing support of younger writers and future journalists, Milton Ernest teenager, Nicholas Goldwin has spoken to comedian Romesh Ranganathan for the Bedford Independent. Romesh...
We chatted to Joel Dommett, to find out about his fave pens, the pains of writing an honest show and why stools make him feel like a tree...   Your show at Bedfringe last year went down...
Simon Brodkin Image: Avalon
"I'll go anywhere, mate" Simon Brodkin told the Bedford Independent this week ahead of his appearance at the Bedford Corn Exchange next Friday (27 October) as part of his 'Screwed Up...
It’s Fri-yay! There’s a feast for theatre lovers this weekend in Bedford, with productions at the Quarry, the Place Theatre and the Corn Exchange on Friday and Saturday. Small Business Saturday and the Christmas Artisan...
  The Clanger's Priya Gill, chatted to Chiara, one half of the fabulously funny duo Roisin & Chiara, following their hilarious show, Wild At Heart at the Quarry Theatre's Comedy Festival.  You can read Priya's review...