Alistair Mcgowan

An Open Letter to the Heathrow 13

Emma Thompson | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK
Emma Thompson

Dear Heathrow 13... As long-standing opponents of a third runway at Heathrow, we want to express our support and solidarity to you all. Recently, hardly a month has gone by without a new temperature record being broken, fresh floods bringing misery to communities across the UK, or yet another study warning about the impacts of air pollution on our health. The consequences of our dependence on dirty fossil fuels are getting more visible with every passing day, yet our political leaders' willingness to deal with the problem isn't.

Caroline Frost

Alistair McGowan So Nasty As Jimmy Savile, He Frightened His Playwright | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Alistair McGowan’s impersonation of Jimmy Savile was so uncanny in the first read-through of new play about the late DJ that the playwright admits e...

Earth Hour: An Opportunity for All of Us to Demonstrate That We Care About Our Planet

Alistair McGowan | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Alistair McGowan

I've been an environmentalist for 25 years now... Some people might think I'm a bit of a fanatic. Jeremy Clarkson would, no doubt, belittle my desire for a greener, healthier world for this and future generations by saying I'm an 'arty-farty, Lycra-clad cycling leftie-weftie who knits his own muesli' - or, more likely, would just punch me in the face. But I don't care. Because I know that unless every one of us does our bit (and is clearly told what 'our bit' is), we face a very unpleasant future.

Calum's Crowning Glory

Posted 26.10.2012 | Home

Honestly, you wait all week for a celebrity hair transplant story to come along and then two come along at once. Typical. Yesterday we brought y...

Has Alistair Had A Hair Transplant?

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.10.2012 | Home

We know the inhabitants of celebville like to look their best but we didn't have impressionist Alistair McGowan down as the type who would fret about ...

Guilty Pleasures: Can You Be Green and Still Get a Good Gag?

Baroness Jones | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Politics
Baroness Jones

On Wednesday 4 April the London Green Party will host its second comedy fundraiser at the Leicester Square Theatre, headlined by Alistair McGowan and Scott Capurro. It will raise money for the forthcoming London elections, when I'm running for Mayor.