UK Comedy

Comedian Jo Brand Talks Sexism, The Downside To Fame And Locking Horns With Bullies

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Jo Brand is funny, frank and the kind of feminist you’d want to be friends with. The stand-up comedian, author and actress is well-known for her pr...

Comedy Show Blunder Sees Brain Cancer Patient Mocked For 'Nazi Hair'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A US comedy show has apologised after it unknowingly mocked a student with aggressive brain cancer for his “Nazi hair”. On Wednesday night, TBS p...

BBC QT Audience Member Breaks Record For Most Pointless Contribution Ever

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK

The world of British politics has been pretty intense over the last 12 months so you’d be forgiven if by now you just wanted to lock yourself away f...

D Is For DJ Dan (An A-Z Index Of Bad Dates, Exes & Aubergine Emojis)

Stephen Bailey | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Stephen Bailey

"I am somebody who is looking for love. Real love. Ridiculous. Inconvenient. Consuming. Can't live without each other love" - Carrie Bradshaw said thi...

Going For A Thong

Mr Pickwick | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Mr Pickwick

I had on my to-do list "buy underwear" at the weekend. Being a man of a certain age and proclivity, this is a straightforward task as to paraphrase T...

14 Tweets That Sum Up Living In A Shared Flat

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For generation rent, the prospect of being able to afford your own house is about as likely as winning the lottery (which would be pretty handy right ...

Galloway's Children's Book Announcement Prompts Hilarious Title Suggestions

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK

George Galloway has signed a publishing deal to write a children’s book about an “ethical pirate” prompting a flood of presumably unwelcome titl...

Sean Spicer Horrifically Botches Yet Another Press Briefing

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK

Sean Spicer dropped not one, not two, but three humdingers during his latest press briefing as the confusion, furore and intrigue surrounding Donald T...

Nick Robinson's Slip Of The Tongue About Philip Hammond Was Pretty Outrageous

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK

Poor Nick Robinson suffered a very unfortunate slip of the tongue while discussing Philip Hammond on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme. The presenter me...

Sean Spicer Tries To Defend Donald Trump's 'Obama Wiretap' Claims, Fails Again

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK

Sean Spicer, the man still showing the residual effects of a former incarnation as a deer basking in headlights, was left foundering once again during...

Dead Pets

Ilaria Passeri | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Ilaria Passeri

"We are gathered here today to put to rest Rosie and Jim." Our guinea pigs inevitably passed away so we did the standard thing of chucking them into ...

This Comedian Combats Whining Men On International Women's Day In Brutal Fashion

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK

One comedian has nailed the best way to hit back at righteous men using International Women’s Day to complain their own struggles are not recognised...

How To Bake A Feminist Cake

Lucy Frederick | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Frederick

I'm chuckling to myself as I make a cake. It's International Women's Day this week. But more importantly, it's also my birthday. So in many ways...

These Funny Comics Perfectly Sum Up Life As A Reluctant Adult

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Sometimes when we’re sitting on our sofas, lovingly looking at our thriving indoor plants we can’t help but wonder: “how they hell did we become...

From Class Clown To Comedy, I've Always Loved Making People Laugh

Seann Walsh | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Seann Walsh

Seann Walsh is a stand-up comedian and actor from Brighton. He has sold out many-a-show, won numerous awards and has appeared on a range of television shows including Mock The Week and Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow. Here, for The Huffington Post UK, he vlogs about the comedians that inspire him, his favourite joke and being the class clown.

'Disabled Genocide' Of Tory Austerity Torn Apart On The Last Leg

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 04.03.2017 | UK

Adam Hills and Alex Brooker have launched a scathing attack on Tory disability cuts likening them to a “genocide” against disabled people. The hos...

Kids' Birthday Parties: Seven Great Reasons NOT To Have One

Sal Thomas | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Parents
Sal Thomas

E-numbers in kids are like ecstasy tablets in adults - all good to begin with. Best friendships will be forged within seconds, they'll dance to any old rubbish and someone, somewhere will be massaging cake into another kid's hair.

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill Amendment

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK

A member of the BBC Question Time audience was roundly booed and mocked last night after suggesting one of the worst consequences of leaving the EU co...

C Is For Chris (An A-Z Guide Of Bad Dates, Exes & Aubergine Emojis)

Stephen Bailey | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Stephen Bailey

C is for "commitmentphobe" - a new phrase being used by men to say they want to bang as many people as possible, but it's fine because they have an "i...

Great-Grandma Gets Her Groove On At Her 100th Birthday Party

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A great-grandmother has proven that age ain’t nothing but a number, by dancing on her 100th birthday party. The centenarian was filmed grooving to B...

I Went Blind For A Year

Georgie Morrell | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK
Georgie Morrell

life less ordinary banner I went from being a spunky 21-year-old storming around London with no clue about who she was or what she was doing, to an isolated child-like woman who couldn't or, better yet, wouldn't adapt to her new-found blindness.

Mum Had Ingenious Solution When Her Kids Refused To Do The Dishes

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A mum got so tired of her teenage children not doing the dishes that she took matters into her own hands. Patricia Perez became so exasperated by her ...

This Is Why The Kinder Surprise Toy Case Is Yellow

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Easter is approaching, egg-shaped confectionery is all around and we’ve got the answer to the question you never asked: why is the Kinder Surprise c...

Latest Corbynista Conspiracy Theory Prompts Widespread Disbelief And Ridicule

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK

A Jeremy Corbyn supporter has produced a remarkable video demonstrating how to spot a ‘soft coup’ plotter on Twitter. The clip, accompanied by sin...

A Very Important #Bagelgate Development Has Emerged

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Comedy

In the early hours of Sunday morning a bagel-based incident on a train in Hertfordshire was filmed, quickly spreading across the internet quicker than...