Comic Relief Latest Headlines

Cassidy Little wins The People's Strictly
11:31am, Saturday, 14 March 2015

Cassidy Little was named as the champion of

Red Nose Day pushes Comic Relief's fundraising over the £1billion mark
9:43am, Saturday, 14 March 2015

Comic Relief’s biennial Red Nose Day event raised more than £78million which means that the charity ha

phoenix nights Phoenix Nights reunion raises a record £5m for Comic Relief
5:09pm, Thursday, 12 March 2015

Peter Kay’s return to Phoenix Nights has raised more than £5 million for Comic Relief with a string of sell-out shows.

comic relief From Ali G to Des Lynam: See Comic Relief's best bits
4:59pm, Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Comic Relief are well known for spoiling us with an embarrassment of comedy riches during each appeal, and it looks like this Friday will be no exception.

Davina McCall Davina McCall: 'I’m excited to see what Red Nose Day has up its sleeve!'
2:52pm, Monday, 9 March 2015

Comic Relief presenter Davina McCall reveals there are surprises in store when telly’s biggest celebrities come toge

david walliams David Walliams: All the Girls Aloud said 'No!' to me
12:34pm, Thursday, 5 March 2015

David Walliams has revealed that he once tried to get a date with one of the members of Girls Aloud – amid reports

Comic Relief Are you ready to Face the Funny? We preview Comic Relief's Red Nose Friday
5:16pm, Wednesday, 4 March 2015

With a marathon evening of stand-up, sketches and specials planned for Comic Relief: Face the Funny, we’ve previewed the e

The One Show's Alex Jones: 'I'm not an airhead!'
10:22am, Saturday, 8 March 2014

The One Show presenter Alex Jones, 36, who is preparing to climb the steep ascent of Moonlight Buttress, Utah, for Comic Relief's

Davina treated for 'hypothermia' in Sport Relief challenge
10:57am, Monday, 10 February 2014

Davina McCall is undergoing medical tests after fears she may be suffering from hypothermia after battling severe weather in a Sport Relief

John Bishop apologies over Comic Relief gag
9:52pm, Sunday, 17 March 2013

Comedian John Bishop has apologised after a joke he made at the expense of Newcastle natives on Comic Relief backfired, leaving many viewers offended.

Comic Relief scores 12.2m viewers
12:29am, Sunday, 17 March 2013

This year's Comic Relief telethon proved to be a hit with viewers, scoring impressive viewing figures when it took over BBC One on Friday night.

Jessie J 'liberated' by shaved head
1:08pm, Saturday, 16 March 2013

Jessie J admitted that it was "liberating" to lose her locks after she had her head shaved live on Comic Relief's annual telethon on Friday night.

Comic Relief raises record £75m sum
9:31am, Saturday, 16 March 2013

A record £75m has been raised for Comic Relief following this year's Red Nose Day - with a star-studded line-up doing their bit for the charity on the annual telethon.

Miranda plans real wedding for Comic Relief
4:50pm, Friday, 15 March 2013

Miranda Hart turned wedding planner as she was challenged with putting together a real-life marriage ceremony in a matter of hours.

Jessie J live shave off heads Comic Relief night
9:59am, Friday, 15 March 2013

Jessie J will pull off a hair-erasing feat as she shaves her head on live TV on Friday night, while many of the biggest names in comedy do their bit for

The Vicar of Dibley returns for Comic Relief
12:13pm, Thursday, 14 March 2013

The Vicar Of Dibley is to return to TV screens for a one-off comeback which will feature Homeland star Da

Greg duets with Mel C on Zambesi challenge
9:56am, Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Greg James has revealed he took the opportunity of duetting with Mel C while rowing along the Zambezi river with her.

Gervais: David Brent will be back
10:20am, Monday, 11 March 2013

Ricky Gervais has said the return of Office boss David Brent for Comic Relief may not be the end of his much-loved comedy creation.

Antony Cotton crowned Let's Dance champion
9:02pm, Saturday, 9 March 2013

Antony Cotton has won the final of Let's Dance For Comic Relief 2013, triumphing over five other acts with his tap dance routine.

Chelsee Healey: 'I shared a tent with a Spice Girl!'
5:01pm, Tuesday, 5 March 2013

Waterloo Road and Strictly Come dancing star Chelsee Healey will be paddling 100km down the Zambezi River in Africa to raise money for Comic Relief in