UK Comedy

Five Urban Dictionary Definitions That You Totally Need to Know

Craig Crossland | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Craig Crossland

Urban Dictionary, a web-based dictionary that contains more than seven million definitions as of 2 March 2013, is the site to turn to when expanding your vocabulary when the Oxford Dictionary is rendered useless.

Ukip: "God Wants Referendum On Europe Now"

Mark Hodge | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Mark Hodge

Political ingrown toenail UKIP has confirmed that God wants a referendum on Britain's EU membership now and will not wait until 2017.

When 'Madness' Is Confused With Genius

Lynne Parker | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Lynne Parker

It takes a particular kind of creative, self-obsessive, imaginative, observant and courageous person to bare their very soul on stage. It is not always funny either, the image of the sad clown and smiley face, sad face masks of comedy and tragedy are emblematic of the tortured genius that inhabits some of the world's greatest comedians.

Complaining Versus Excercise

Kerry Hudson | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Kerry Hudson

To save money on shabby chic I've been making my own, painting everything in sight an 'antique white' then pasting embossed vintage printed paper onto it.

WATCH: Outrageous Ways To Cheat In Exams

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

We in no way condone (or suggest) cheating during your exams. In fact we strongly recommend you don't. However, if you do insist on cheating, then ...

Liam Williams: The Philip Larkin of British Comedy

Ed Cripps | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

Liam Williams is the most soulful, daring, intellectually unabashed young comedian in the country. His Foster's-nominated debut hour, which plays at the Soho Theatre this week, is comedy-as-poetry, his very own 'Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock', a mock-heroic bildungsroman of a set splashed with haggard beauty, Yorkshire melancholy and wanking-at-ten-past-three candour...

WATCH: THIS Is How To Hand An Exam Paper In Late

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

If you can get past the dubious fashion outfits, the bad quality video and the awful hair (curtains, we're looking at you), then you'll get a one minu...

WATCH: Students' Call Me Maybe And One Pound Fish Mashup Is Scarily Bad

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Hand your crown over Loughborough SU, stand down Birmingham University's, there's a new king of cringey badness in town: the chemical engineering depa...

Does Anyone Just Do One Job Anymore?

Matt Lacey | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK
Matt Lacey

Alongside sporadic comedy and acting jobs, I make my living running a business that supplies lasers to the construction industry. This leads to a weird double life, where I juggle a disparate and unconnected set of tasks...

It's Soooo Cold Today - Which Disproves Climate Change Yeah? Actually, No

Xavier Toby | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

So it's hot/cold today isn't? Which proves nothing about climate change, and certainly doesn't mean that it's okay to continue doing nothing about it.

The Quality Street Revolution - My Struggle With Britain's Favourite Festive Treat

Alfie Evers | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Alfie Evers

No purples. No green triangle things. No Orange Crunch. No Caramel. Even my secret back-up of orange creams were gone. All that greeted me was a sea of red, blue and gold.

We Are Most Amused: Giggles Live

Roger Crow | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Roger Crow

Headlined by Howard, the event also boasts terrific sketches from four-part troupe Jolly Mixtures, who have extensive experience writing for radio, as well as rising star Jack Gleadow, C69 Hull Comedian of the Year 2013.

After The Wars On Terror And Drugs, Now It's The War On Sugar

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

The War on Terror, the War on Drugs, the War on Crime, the War on Poverty? Did we learn nothing from World War II about a war on multiple fronts? B...

I'm From Birmingham, Not Burrrrminnnum!

Fionn Shiner | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Fionn Shiner

People who don't like Birmingham listen up: next time you feel like imposing your misinformed, terribly executed, utter bollocks on a poor unsuspecting Brummie why don't you think twice about it? You could even get yourself down to Birmingham to see if your tired shit is in any way reflective of the truth...

Preview: House of Fools

Roger Crow | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Roger Crow

I laughed so hard, the last 20 years melted away. All those disappointing vehicles like their spin on Randall and and Hopkirk (Deceased) and the later, humdrum Shooting Stars were soon forgiven.

Alfie Brown - The Revolting Youth - 4 Stars

Pete Strauss | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Pete Strauss

With his latest offering, Brown has veered slightly away from the sermonic qualities of Soul for Sale but the humour hasn't suffered for it. He's ever so slightly mellowed but this show still provides the caustic and learned humour that has become his hallmark.

50 Things Only Students Will Understand

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

There are a lot of things students do that the wider world simply can’t understand. Apparently going out at least four times a week isn’t really n...

Meet Neknominate: The Crazy New Drinking Game Dominating Facebook`

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

It seems there's a new trend in town: Neknominate. Seemingly invented by the Aussies, the craze has crossed the water and taken Britain by storm. T...

PHOTO: Did This Really Happen?

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for the second time last night after being named runner up for the last two years. It also appears...

What We're Really Thinking When You're Boring Us To Death With Talk About Your Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The fizz of wedding joy, alas, like a good bottle of champagne, quickly dissipates when you realise what a hard bloody slog it will be making the brid...

WATCH: Professor Plays Cruel Prank On Students

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

If you're a mature student who could pass off as a science professor then you may as well take advantage of it. Which is exactly what this mature c...

WATCH: Shit Students Say

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

"I should really do some work at some point.."*two minutes later*.. "I think I deserve a break. Pub?" Students say a lot of shit. That's why this S...

Re-Fresher's Week: Tips for a Student Prince

Christina Kenny | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Christina Kenny

HRH The Duke of Cambridge has just finished his first week as a mature student at the University of Cambridge. As a fellow mature student, I can tell Wills what he can expect from uni life...

A New Year of Female Comedy - the Ones to Watch

Lynne Parker | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Lynne Parker

Forget those empty New Year's resolutions about silly diets and unattainable relationships and go and have a girly laugh instead! Here are just a few recommendations.

Check Out This Parakeet Selfie

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

SEE ALSO: 18 Amazing Animal Selfies Staring at the M6 all day must get a little monotonous so this little fella decided to brighten the day slightl...