Harry Hill Returns To Balham Comedy Festival

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Harry Hill will be returning to Balham Comedy Festival.

Having last been at the event in 2012, he will be part of the line up between 10th and 18th July at The Bedford.

Joining Harry on the bill are Tim Vine, Shappi Khorsandi, Ardal O Hanlon, Romesh Ranganathan, Barry Cryer, Marcus Brigstocke, Ed Byrne and many more.

Harry will be appearing in the festival opener, Best of Banana, on Friday 10th at 9pm. He will be joining Pippa Evans, Imran Yusuf, Ben Norris and host John Moloney. Tickets are £17.00 for the show.

To get your tickets, visit balhamcomedyfestival.com or wegottickets.com.

Harry Hill Back With Newman’s Own Foundation For £134k Grants

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Harry is seen here with The Songwriting Charity, which will likely be one of the nominated charities.
Harry is seen here with The Songwriting Charity, which will likely be one of the nominated charities.

Harry Hill is joining forces with Newman’s Own Foundation again for 2015 to support their charity grants.

The charity, which derives its funds from the Newman’s Own range created by the late Paul Newman, is offering £134,000 to UK charities which help children and Harry has returned after supporting the 2014 funding scheme to launch the 2015 application. To date, the foundation has donated £288 million around the world, with £3.39 million in the UK.

On working with the foundation and also visiting a potential recipients, The Songwriting Charity (more pictures below), Harry has said:

I  am thrilled to be involved with Newman’s Own Foundation again. Last year I got the chance to meet some of the recipients of the grants and saw the incredible impact the funds had. The Foundation allows charities to obtain funding which supports the fantastic charitable work being done up and down the UK. Paul Newman has always been a huge inspiration for  me personally and I wanted to get involved and help spread the word about the grants that UK charities can apply for.

Charities that empower children to overcome adversity and contribute to the society development can now apply for funding.

Registered UK charities can apply now, with the deadline for entries being 12th June and the successful charities announced on the International Day of Charity on 5th September.

Robert Forrester, president and CEO of the foundation, has said:

Supporting UK charities that focus on empowering children will help reach many young people who face extraordinary adverse circumstances. We hope our funding can make a difference; not only to empower but to inspire, encourage and support children throughout the UK to overcome Harry is seen here with The Songwriting Charity, which will likely be one of the nominated charities.  whatever exceptional situations they have dealt with. I would like to encourage all charities which fulfil programmes for empowerment to submit a request for funding.

To enter your charity, visit newmansown.co.uk.

Harry Hill Donates For Big Tie Event In Aid Of School

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Harry Hill and Joanna Lumley Ties

Harry Hill is one of a number of celebrities who have donated tie in aid of a charity auction.

The Big Tie Event is being run by Year 6 class at Olveston Primary School to raise funds to improve ICT facilities at the school. Having already raised £1400 towards their goal of £2250, they are auctioning a number of ties from the likes of Harry, Joanna Lumley, David Attenborough, Bristol Rovers, Homes Under The Hammer’s Martin Roberts, Leed Rhinos, comedian Joel Dommett, Officially Amazing’s Ben Shires and more.

It takes places from 6.30pm on 5th June and bids can be placed by email to olvestonprimary@sgmail.co.uk, stating the tie they are bidding for, their name, contact phone number and maximum bid.

Get bidding for this good cause!

News Roundup: Stand Up Nights, Home Launch + Working With Harry

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Here is the latest Harry Hill news:

  • Here are a selection of photos from Harry’s nights at Half Moon:

  • Harry has appeared at Baring Hall Hotel on 21st:

  • As part of the launch of HOME, the replacement venue from Cornerhouse, Harry joined in on the opening night and also attended an exhibition from his wife Magda Archer, which runs through to the end of August:

  • Dave Thompson has been talked to WHM and John Kearns to Chortle on working with Harry Hill.

Enjoy!

New You’ve Been Framed Unleashed This Weekend

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Courtesy of ITV

Another brand new special of You’ve Been Framed is on this weekend.

At 6pm on Saturday, the new episode, You’ve Been Framed Unleashed, will look at some of the wildest clips ever.

Here are the details:

Harry Hill narrates more home video howlers in his inimitable style as he unleashes some of the wildest accidents caught on camera by viewers. In this extended edition of the nation’s favourite home video programme, there is only one question that really matters – who will be the star of the show tonight?

Don’t forget to follow the show on Twitter at @youvebeenframed.

More Experiments In Entertainment For Harry Hill

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Harry Hill is returning with his third Experiments In Entertainment.

Hot on the heels of number 2, he is back with The Invisible Dot at Union Chapel with a selection of friends of a night of comedy. He will be joined by The Caterers plus Tim Key, John Kearns, Natasia Demetriou and Ellie White, with more to be announced.

The event takes place on 12th June and tickets are £20.

To get your tickets, visit theinvisibledot.com.

You’ve Been Framed Celebrates With Brand New Special

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You’ve Been Framed is celebrating 25 years of accidents, all filmed for your enjoyment, in a new special this weekend.

A new hour long episode, You’ve Been Framed Hall of Framed, is on at 6pm on Saturday. Here’s the listing:

Celebrating 25 years of accidents, Harry Hill revisits some of the nation’s favourite funniest videos in this special edition of the world’s first reality TV show. Once more Harry stands by to turn your video slapstick in celebrity satire – but who will earn a place in our hall of fame?

Don’t forget to follow the show on Twitter at @youvebeenframed.

News Roundup: Lookalikes Special Commissioned, Stand Up Picks + More

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LookalikesHere is the latest Harry Hill news:

  • Lookalikes, the Channel 4 short featuring Harry Hill lookalike Craig Wilcock, has been commissioned for a special, the channel has confirmed.
  • Canterbury Times has put Harry’s graduation photos into How Old and come back with 61 – significantly older!
  • Harry’s campaigning for Guy Nicholson in Sittingbourne and Sheppey didn’t help, as Labour didn’t win the seat.
  • Talking to Chortle, Nick Helm has said Harry is one of his favourite comedians.
  • Here’s Harry with Martin Besserman at Monkey Business recently:

  • Finally, here are some photos from Harry’s shows at The Invisible Dot this week:

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Enjoy!

Brand New Special You’ve Been Framed This Weekend

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Get away from all the election news and enjoy some You’ve Been Framed action this weekend.

A new hour long special, You’ve Been Framed Reloaded, is on at 6pm on Saturday. Here’s the listing:

Harry Hill fires out more of the nation’s favourite funniest videos in this extended edition of the world’s first reality TV show. Still going strong after 25 years, but who will be the star of the show tonight?

Don’t forget to follow the show on Twitter at @youvebeenframed.

To submit your videos and more information, visit itv.com/youvebeenframed.

Repeats air through the week on ITV2 +

keep it Harry Hill Fansite for the latest listings every week!

News Roundup: Warm Up Friends, Monkey Interview, Labour Campaigning + Prof B DVD Update

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The Invisible Dot

Here is the latest Harry Hill news:

  • The final lineup of friends for Harry Hill’s Experiments In Entertainment 2 at The Invisible Dot. Harry will be joined by Mae Martin for Tuesday, Luke McQueen for Wednesday, David Elms for Thursday, Beard for Friday, and Natasha Demetriou and Ellie White for Saturday. Tickets are still available for Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday at theinvisibledot.com.
  • Martin Besserman from Monkey Business Comedy Club has talked to John Fleming on Harry’s recent visit.
  • Kent Online has reported that Harry has been out campaigning for the Labour Party.

  • As the show will be returning, the Professor Branestawm DVD will now be released on 9th November. You can still pre-order on Amazon.
  • Finally, Harry was back at Bearcat Comedy this week:

Enjoy!