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It's Flamin' June! So you should flippin' well get some beers and chuckles under your belt, right? I mean, what is Summer for if not that? Well, we can help. with four fantastic circuit belters, including charming Northern Irish actor and funnyman Paddy Lennox, Brighton humour hipster Dave Fensome, award winning columnist and humourist Andrea Hubert local boy and longtime legend Pierre Hollins! Hell it's going to be hotter than July!

PADDY LENNOX is a stand-up comedian and actor. He has worked at The Shakespeare's Globe Theatre with Mark Rylance, slipped off this mortal coil in Holby City and been pulled faces in many television commercials across the EU. Paddy earns a crust on the UK Comedy Circuit and plays all the great clubs: The Comedy Store, Jongleurs, The Glee Club, The Stand, Barnstormers and many other clubs. He lives in Hertfordshire and runs The Great Dunmow Comedy Club.

DAVE FENSOME - Despite his best intentions, Dave Fensome is getting older. If you've ever accidentally got older, and been unhappy about it, this is the show for you. Join acclaimed local comedian Dave Fensome as he presents the work in progress of his debut hour. Confronting the big issues like how dating apps can save your marriage, losing your working-class roots, what you can learn from music festivals and how technology has lost its way.
"Dave Fensome’s material is energetic and relatable. Even if you’re in denial about your innermost paranoia, you’ll enjoy this show. Don’t miss it." (Brighton Source)

ANDREA HUBERT started out on the comedy circuit in late 2009, and within 20 gigs gained second place in a national competition. She’s since performed alongside some of the UK’s best comedians at prestigious comedy clubs all over the UK, been commissioned as a writer for a BBC pilot and was shortlisted for the BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forum at the New York Television Festival 2012. She was dubbed One to Watch in 2012 by London is Funny, for whom she went on to write a comedy poetry blog in 2012.
In 2013, Andrea and her writing partner Ryan Cull won the prestigious BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forumcompetition, beating over 500 other entrants. The writing pair are currently working on a new sitcom as part of a development deal with Objective Productions (makers of Peep Show and Fresh Meat.) She is also producing a book of short plays, and continues to contribute regular interviews and features to The Guardian.

PIERRE HOLLINS is a stand-up comedian and writer. Pierre has been a comedy circuit favourite for many years, headlining clubs throughout the UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia. His first novel THE KARMA FARMERS was published last year. Pierre has written for radio and television. His cartoon strip GURU featured in the Fortean Times for many years.
He is... always enjoyable,often inspired... Pierre Hollins is a hugely likeable cheeky chappie and unlikely rock god who whipped the crowd into a state of near euphoria. THE LATEST

Price(s) of entry:Early bird online from £8.00 at www.wegottickets.com  only, plus booking fee. Union Music:£10/8 (concessions) plus booking fee
Where people can get tickets: Union Music OR reservations on 07582408418 OR http://www.wegottickets.com/ComedyAtTheCon
Time(s) of event: - Doors : 7.30. Show: 8pm

contact iconLewes Con Club

139 High Street
Lewes
East Sussex
BN7 1XS
United Kingdom

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Sundays in the Bar

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Function Room

Club Members can hire the function room for parties, meetings and other events, especially on Saturday evenings. Rates are very reasonable and we can provide all sorts of additional resources to make your evening go with a swing!

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Opening HoursOpening Hours

Monday to Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Friday and Saturday
4:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Sunday
12 noon - 8 pm

N.B. Hours may be extended on gig nights.

MEMBERSHIP

The new membership year started on 24th June.

Renewals are CLOSED now, but new membership applications are very welcome and now is a great time to join!

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questions iconQ & A

Q - Where are you?
A - We're located at 139 High Street in Lewes town centre. If you're coming by road from the Brighton direction we're on the left, just after Shelleys Hotel before the bottleneck and next door to Lewes Old Grammar School (see the map below).

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