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Warning to New University Students - False Facebook Groups

Rima Amin | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Rima Amin

New students throughout the UK are being drawn to Facebook groups they believe are run by their universities and students' unions. They are not -these groups are often run by external event promoters seeking to gain ticket sales to club events they have organised. Along with the name, some are also using the university's official branding to deceive students.

Gay. Naked. Foam. Party

Gareth Johnson | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Johnson

I'd been to foam parties before, but when my friend Ginger Luke said that he and his boyfriend were heading to a naked foam party in London I was intrigued. 'It's a lot of fun and above all the music is great!' he said. Ginger Luke is a connoisseur of good gay pop that you can dance to - he knows his music.

The Crisis in UK Comedy According to Outspoken Club Owner Noel Faulkner

John Fleming | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

There has been a lot of talk in the last week of the UK live comedy business facing economic catastrophe. So I asked Noel Faulkner, owner of London's Comedy Cafe: "Is the UK comedy business actually in crisis?"

In Defence of Rape Jokes

John Fleming | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

If rape jokes are to be banned, why not also ban murder jokes, incest jokes, adultery jokes and jokes about travelling salesmen, mothers in law and rabbits? All were certainly offensive to the ears of pre-War BBC Radio. It is a short and slippery slope from banning jokes to burning books.

Canned Laughter Aims to Expose Reel Laughter at the Cannes Film Festival

John Fleming | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

Jonathan is also half of comedy duo Teakshow. But, as well as the comedy streak running through him there is an entrepreneurial streak.

What London Comedy Club Owner Noel Faulkner REALLY Thinks of the UK Comedy Business

John Fleming | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

Noel Faulkner, Irish owner of London's Comedy Cafe in London's trendy Shoreditch, is never less than forthright. He told me what he really thinks of the state of the current comedy business in the UK.

Dogs In Wigs...Charlie le Mindu Style!

Kate Lawson | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kate Lawson

My vote for video of the year so far has to go to "Charlie", the latest project from DJ, recording artist and notorious nightlife legend Larry Tee -...