Bird flies into Lyme

ANDREW Bird, one of the rising stars of the UK comedy scene, headlines the August comedy club at the Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis, on Sunday 22nd.

Bird has been tour support for Rhod Gilbert, Rob Brydon and Michael McIntyre, on his recent arena tour including Wembley and the O2. He is also one of only seven comedians to perform for Banksy at Dismal Land.

Bird has written for many television shows, including Jon Richardson’s Ultimate Worrier, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and Lee Mack’s Duck Quacks Don’t Echo.

The line-up at Lyme also includes James Alderson and resident compere Tom Glover.

Pictured: Andrew Bird.