Frank Carson

What Happened In Frank Carson's Dressing Room REVEALED

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

The question on every 'Celebrity Big Brother' viewer's lips on Thursday night was "what on earth happened in Frank Carson's dressing room?!", as house...

Those We Lost In 2012

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK

We lost some true stars from all walks of life this year (and a couple of bona fide bad guys). Some were lives cut tragically short such as Tom May...

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.

He Was A Cracker

Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hundreds of people lined the streets today to pay tribute to "prime minister of fun" Frank Carson at his funeral Mass in Belfast. Family and friend...

Tributes Paid To Frank Carson As Body Returns To Home Town

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Family, friends and fans of Frank Carson have paid tribute to the late comedian as his body returned to his home town. The stand-up comic's open co...

Frank Carson's Coffin Put On Display As Mourners Pay Final Respects

PA | Posted 25.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Fans of Frank Carson were given chance to pay a personal tribute on Saturday after his coffin was put on display in his local church. A short priva...

Fightin' Talk! The Funniest Twitter Jokes Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 24.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Wow, what a week. David Haye changed his entrance song to An Eye For An Eye Of The Tiger, Eric Joyce MP was charged with a Commons assault, and the co...

Twitter Tributes Pour In For Frank Carson

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK Comedy

The comedy world is in mourning today following the death of Frank Carson at the age of 85. Famous for his non-stop joking - and his inimitable lau...

Comedian Frank Carson Dies

PA | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Comedian Frank Carson, best known for his catchphrase "It's a cracker", has "set off for his final gig" after losing his battle with stomach cancer, h...