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Greg Davies: The Back of My Mum's Head

Greg Davies: The Back of My Mum’s Head

After 10 months of waiting, I finally got to see Greg Davies in his latest tour back in November. One of my 2013 resolutions was to see more stand-up shows and this was my third and final of the year. I have always loved Greg Davies, from laughing hysterically at him as the Head Master in The Inbetweeners (a frequent occurrence), to his appearances on panel shows like Mock The Week. He’s one of my favourite comics; there’s just something so down-to-earth and likeable about him. He doesn’t have to use racism, sexism or nasty anecdotes to be funny, instead he uses stories from his days as a student and his family life, which makes it all the more relatable. November 26th in Southend was fantastic and I can’t wait to see him live again. I took my older brother along for his Birthday and we both came away having literally cried with laughter. I’d managed to get seats right near the front; which meant that yes, Greg was only a few metres away (so …

Comedy 101 #1

Okay, so this is a new idea, so bear with me if it starts off a little rough… I decided that with the cold winter months, the increase in travel prices, household bills and the pain of commuting (and finding a damn seat) is enough to make even the most easy-going person want to kick something. Basically the idea of these posts is for me to share something funny and light-hearted in the hope that it will cheer you all up and at least put a smile on your face! Please note, I intend to please, never offend, so apologies if you don’t like any of what I post. I warn you, cats will probably feature quite a lot. I can’t help it, I’m a crazy cat lady. Anyway, I hope you enjoy today’s post! x