Comedy Fest tickets go on sale to fans

Tickets go on sale this weekend for the renowned Thorner Comedy Festival.

Wednesday, 10th January 2018, 1:21 pm
Updated Wednesday, 10th January 2018, 1:25 pm

The comedy showcase which has launched many stand-up acts on the road to success, is back on Friday February 23 and Saturday 24.

Last year 600 tickets were snapped up to make the two-day event a sell-out within six hours of going on sale.

Among the talent lined up is comedian and author Shappi Khorsandi who will make a return to the village in a billing also boasting Luke Kempner and Tom Lucy.

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Shappi’s appearance in Thorner in 2009 helped her to international fame and recently she was the first celebrity to be voted out of I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here.

Also making a return to the village is Russell Kane who first appeared under the Thorner spotlight in 2008, and is now a multi-award-winning comedian, presenter, actor, author and scriptwriter.

Tickets will be on sale from noon on Sunday 14th January 14 through Seats, priced £35 and £30, can be reserved. Standing tickets are £25.