Sara Pascoe and Milton Jones to perform at Wells Comedy Festival

PUBLISHED: 14:00 20 April 2017

Big name comedians will perform in Wells. Pictures: Richard Davenport and Alex Rumford

Big name comedians will perform in Wells. Pictures: Richard Davenport and Alex Rumford


Comedy stars Milton Jones, Joe Lycett and Sara Pascoe are just a few of the big names to head to England’s smallest city for a weekend of laughter.

Big name comedians will perform in Wells. Pictures: Idil Sukan and Steve UllathorneBig name comedians will perform in Wells. Pictures: Idil Sukan and Steve Ullathorne

Over the bank holiday weekend more than 35 comedy geniuses will take the Somerset city of Wells by storm across four different venues.

Stars from Have I Got News For You, Live At The Apollo and Mock The Week will perform to hundreds.

The Wells Comedy Festival is working with Brothers Cider to deliver a bigger and better year than ever before.

Wells Comedy Festival founder Ben Williams said: “The festival is nearly doubling in size compared to 2016, with more than 4,500 tickets on sale, and I could not be happier with the line-up. Here’s to another successful year.”

The opening gala of the Wells Comedy Festival will be at the Little Theatre, in Chamberlain Street, from May 26-28.

Tickets, priced £6-16, are available, along with full details of the shows and venues, log on to

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