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Jason Manford

What’s on in May: Comedy in Manchester

April 29, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in May: Comedy in Manchester

May. The month of ribboned poles, bank holiday Mondays and comments like, “I had to put the fire on tonight, it were brass monkeys. I thought it was meant to be spring?”. Oh, and a truck load of comedy. Here you go.

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Rob Newman

What’s on in April: Comedy in Manchester

April 1, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in April: Comedy in Manchester

Definitely no-egg based Easter puns to see here. No, siree. Not this year. Just lots of comedy for April. In Manchester. So, peruse this little lot and try not to get too eggcited. Damn…

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Rhod Gilbert

What’s on in March: Comedy in Manchester

March 4, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in March: Comedy in Manchester

March. Wordsworth’s favourite month because of the daffodils, of course.

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Robert White

What’s on in February: Comedy in Manchester

February 4, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in February: Comedy in Manchester

February: the month of love and cold weather. So, squeeze up close to a load of slightly sweaty folk in a lovely beery club and have a laugh at this lot. 

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Scarlet So Handsome

What’s on in January: Comedy in Manchester

December 31, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in January: Comedy in Manchester

No, you’re definitely wrong, January is not miserable. It’s simply early spring. Days are getting longer, the daffodils are on their way and there’s loads of comedy. Look here. 

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“The danger of this job is not late nights, cocaine and hookers, it’s pasties.” Justin Moorhouse talks to Northern Soul

December 17, 2018 Comments Off on “The danger of this job is not late nights, cocaine and hookers, it’s pasties.” Justin Moorhouse talks to Northern Soul

“I’m a non-smoking, teetotal vegan so I couldn’t make myself any sadder really. If I got an allotment, that would finally tip me over the edge.”

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What’s on in December: Comedy in Manchester

November 30, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in December: Comedy in Manchester

December. It’s a famous someone’s birthday this month.

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Ross Noble - El Hablador

What’s on in November: Comedy in Manchester

November 5, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in November: Comedy in Manchester

Remember, remember the 5th of November…but can’t recall why off the top of my head.

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Paul Foot

What’s on in October: Comedy in Manchester

October 1, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in October: Comedy in Manchester

October. The month where Manchester fills with leaves and students, tinselly spiders and plastic zombie fingers.

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Adam Rowe, photo by Steve Ullathorne

Comedian Adam Rowe wrote the funniest joke at this year’s Edinburgh Festival. Northern Soul met him

September 29, 2018 Comments Off on Comedian Adam Rowe wrote the funniest joke at this year’s Edinburgh Festival. Northern Soul met him

When I realise that Adam Rowe’s award-wining Edinburgh Fringe joke came at the end of a long rant about a job centre, I tell him my story about the humiliation of signing on after redundancy and complaining to the member of staff that I don’t belong there.

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