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Balham Comedy FestivalThe Balham Comedy Festival returns for its third year in 2014, bringing nine days of side splitting stand up to The Bedford. The event celebrates 30 years of London comedy club Banana Cabaret with a programme of new and established artists, home grown and international. Confirmed acts so far include Milton Jones, Richard Herring, Robert Newman and Paul Daniels. Plus, a range of workshops hosted by John Moloney will give aspiring comedians the chance to try it out for themselves.

About The Bedford

Its worth venturing all the way to Balham for this bar and club an uber-cool hangout with a buzzing, friendly atmosphere. If music is your thing The Bedford is the place to go to catch some live acts completely free of charge with soulful jazz, classic cover, light blues and some great emerging talent. More about The Bedford

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Balham Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Tooting Bec Tube Station
12 minutes walk
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Balham Railway Station
3 minutes walk
Wandsworth Common Station
14 minutes walk

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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £45† 29% off
200 High Street, SW19 | 2.2 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
Set in a delightfully leafy part of South London, this budget hotel offers all the gentle pleasures of Wimbledon, but, with the Northern Line right on ... More
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London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Wednesday 22nd November 2017 - 7.30pm-10.30pm
Balham Comedy Festival, 77 Bedford Hill, SW12 | Same location as Balham Comedy Festival
Alternative folk six-piece from Tunbridge Wells. With support from Dervla and Nils....More
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Live At the Theatre
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: 27th November, 28th November and 12th December 2017 - 7.30pm
Balham Comedy Festival, 77 Bedford Hill, SW12 | Same location as Balham Comedy Festival
Pablo And The Appleheads perform acoustic indie-folk as part of the up-and-coming-act showcase....More
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Life Drawing
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 22nd Nov, 29th Nov, 6th Dec, 13th Dec and 20th Dec 2017 - 7.30pm
Balham Comedy Festival, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 3 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Literary & Education, Art Workshop....More
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Banana Cabaret
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
77 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 | Same location as Balham Comedy Festival
It's worth venturing all the way to Balham for this comedy club - it's a class act. The legendary Banana Cabaret has run every Friday and ... More
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Rise of the Idiots @ The Exhibit
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 3 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Based at The Exhibit Pub in Balham, the Rise of the Idiots Comedy Club runs monthly nights (last Sunday of each month) showcasing the very best ... More
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Hooting Broadway @ The Selkirk
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Selkirk Road, SW17 | 23 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
The self-proclaimed hottest new comedy club in South London, Hooting Broadway takes place on the last Wednesday of every month upstairs at The Selkirk pub in, ... More
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Sambrook's Brewery
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Unit 1 & 2 Yelverton Road, Battersea, SW11 | 2.3 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
An independent brewery on an unlikely housing estate in Battersea, Sambrook's was set up in August 2008 to give London drinkers some local brews to choose ... More
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Brixton Windmill
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 27 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Brixton Hill was still relatively rural when the Brixton Windmill was built in 1816 by John Muggeridge and Sons and the area remained largely agricultural until ... More
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Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 37 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
The hand-carved fretwork interior of this modest, early 19th-century, terraced house make it one of the most unusual and inspiring in London. 575 Wandsworth Road was ... More
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London > Shopping >
39 Bedford Hill, SW12 | 3 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Aquatic Design Centre
London > Shopping > Pet Care
26 Zennor Trade Park, Zennor Rd, Fitzrovia, London SW12 | 5 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Design-led aquarium in centre of town. Tucked away from the bustle of Oxford Street, lurks this fish-filled fantasia. If you need a break from the chaos of ... More
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Shop E, Westbury Parade, Nightingale Lane, SW4 | 17 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
This branch of Moxon's fishmongers is handily placed for anyone using Clapham South underground station. It's a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced sardines, mackerel, plaice fillets ... More
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The Lounge Spanish Tapas Bar
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
76 Bedford Hill, SW12 | 1 minute from Balham Comedy Festival
Spanish Cuisine... More
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Indian Room Balham
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
59 Bedford Hill, SW12 | 2 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
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Franco Manca, Balham
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
53 Bedford Hill, SW12 | 2 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Franco Manca, the pizza people who many claim make 'the best pizzas in London' with their slow-rise sourdough specials, have expanded from their original Brixton Market ... More
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Chocolate Films Ltd
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Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 2.7 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
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The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 13 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 17 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Tooting Bec Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Tooting Bec Road, SW16 | 16 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
An urban oasis in Wandsworth which features woodland, a lake, lido and open common land, Tooting Bec Common is a haven for wildlife, sports and ... More
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The Rookery
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Covington Way, SW16 | 36 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
A formally landscaped area within Streatham Common, the Rookery includes an ornamental pond, flower and herbaceous beds, and a rock garden with streams. First opened in ... More
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Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 36 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Grove
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Oldridge Road, SW12 | 9 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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16 Balham Hill, SW12 | 11 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
Tom Peake, Mark Reynolds and Nick Fox of Renaissance Pubs have taken The George and turned the old pub into a stunning new restaurant and pub. ... More
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The Hope, Wandsworth
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Bellevue Road, Upper Tooting, SW17 | 15 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Imperial Durbar
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Trinity Road, SW17 | 12 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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The King of Ladies Man
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Breakfast Club, 5-9 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 28 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Little Bird Battersea
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1 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 28 minutes from Balham Comedy Festival
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 2.7 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
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The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 2.8 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
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Chelsea Physic Garden
London > Business > Venue Hire
66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 3 miles from Balham Comedy Festival
The largest fruiting olive tree in Britain and the world's northern-most outdoor grapefruit tree call the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens home. Hidden behind towering brick walls, ... More

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The BreretonsThe BreretonsAlternative folk six-piece from Tunbridge Wells. With support from Dervla and Nils.2017-11-22T19:30:00+00002017-11-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
Today Only
The Breretons
The Comedy PitThe Comedy PitA host of established and up-and-coming stand-ups present new material and try out their latest routines.2017-11-22T21:00:00+00002017-11-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
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The Comedy Pit
Banana CabaretBanana CabaretTopical stand-up with Jen Brister, Ian Stone, Roger Monkhouse and John Pearson.2017-11-24T21:00:00+00002017-11-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
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Banana Cabaret
MirrorballMirrorballDJs play across the board, R&B, house, dance, pop, hip hop, disco and funk.2017-11-24T23:00:00+00002017-11-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Mirrorball
MirrorballMirrorballDJs play across the board, R&B, house, dance, pop, hip hop, disco and funk.2017-11-24T23:00:00+00002017-12-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Mirrorball
Live At the TheatreLive At the TheatrePablo And The Appleheads perform acoustic indie-folk as part of the up-and-coming-act showcase.2017-11-27T19:30:00+00002017-12-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Live At the Theatre
Crown The KnaveCrown The KnaveThe night features stand-up from two pro/semi-pro seasoned headline acts plus up to five up-and-coming comedians.2017-11-28T19:30:00+00002017-11-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
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Crown The Knave
Screaming With LaughterScreaming With LaughterA chance for carers to catch some stand-up whilst looking after their small charges.2017-11-29T13:00:00+00002017-11-29T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
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Screaming With Laughter
The Comedy PitThe Comedy PitA host of established and up-and-coming stand-ups present new material and try out their latest routines.2017-11-29T21:00:00+00002017-11-29T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
Category: event
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The Comedy Pit
Place2Be 2017 Comedy NightPlace2Be 2017 Comedy NightComedy, Stand-Up.2017-11-30T19:00:00+00002017-11-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Bedford, 77† Bedford Hill† † † SW12 9HD
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