Today I am mostly looking forward to nipping down Salford Quays cultural heart, The Lowry, next week. I am off to see ex Never Mind the Buzzcocks funny man Simon Amstell perform there as part of his Do Nothing tour.

He’s not the only one tickling Mancunian funny bones at this glorious venue in the next few months. Here’s who else is out to make them laugh;

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