Laughs galore at comedy clubs

The latest Saturday Night Comedy event at The Forum, Just The Tonic’s Nottingham club, is on August 24.

Appearing on the bill at The Forum, based at The Cornerhouse on Burton Street, will be Dougie Dunlop, Dan Evans, an as-yet-unconfirmed guest and Debra-Jane Appelby. For more call 0115 9100009.

Nottingham’s Jongleurs club, on Thurland Street, welcomes four more leading comics to perform on Friday and Saturday, August 23-24.

On the bill will be Kane Brown, Brendan Riley, Keith Carter as Nige, and Tucker.

More details are available at www,jongleurs.com

n The Bookcafe in Derby city centre will be holding its Summer Acoustic Festival on Saturday, August 24.

The event at the venue, based on the Cornmarket, will feature 12 hours of the finest acoustic talent from Derby and the wider region.

In addition there will be stalls and a wider variety of entertainment to keep you thoroughly entertained during the course of the event.

Showcasing the fantastic depth of talent available on your doorstep, the festival will involve over 15 of the region’s best performers . Acts confirmed include Scott Thomas, Steady Sound, Brookfield, Alice , Karl and the Marx Brothers, Jamie Beau, The Tremolouxs, Carl Ballinger and Misk Hills Mountain Rambler.

For more, see www.bookcafe.co.uk or call 01332 294008 .