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Laura Lexx

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Laura Lexx and the Evil Gary Barlow

Eyre-Leigh Doors

Welcome to the Eyre-Leigh Doors community! Here’s what’s in your show today: Final episode in the series! It was recorded at the Brighton Fringe at Sweet Venues, definitely not in a toilet. Apologies that it does sound a little toilety. A very funny, sweet, thoughtful episode nonetheless and well worth tuning your ears into. Of course, Jurgen Klopp features (read Laura’s book, please do!) and, quite frankly, Laura disgraces herself in a way that only she could (well, and Louise. It’s based on a story from Louise’s life) Laura turns down the chance to live in a haunted house with the ghost of a GP’s receptionist. Not surprising, really. More surprising, though, she shuns a lengthy produce-based #ramblechat with much-loved podcaster Adam Buxton AND the chance to be in a double act with Jennifer Aniston. But why? And how? And what’s going on with Gary Barlow and the football? She explains her spat with Piers Morgan and why she doesn’t respect him. It’s not just because he has a ‘slap me’ face, which surprised Louise no end. No surprises whom she chooses to spend time with in another dimension, but some disappointment when she learns she could be hanging out with Danny DeVito if she’d held on a bit longer. Still, we have the joy of the newest detective agency, Stumpy and Stumpy, a crime-fighting duo with the biggest of brains (and the shortest of legs) But that’s the nature of the game… Have a lovely time (enjoy!) Who’s our guest and how can you reach them on the socials? Laura Lexx Find out more at : https://www.lauralexx.co.uk/Interact with her on Social Media: Twitter Instagram FacebookNational Treasures Podcast with Will Duggan  Buy her wonderful book, Klopp Actually, direct from Laura! (bypass the billionaires with the penis rockets!) Our Social media links: Find Eyre Leigh Doors online on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and now Tiktok, for goodness sake! Find Louise Leigh on Twitter, Facebook  and Instagram and also on Tiktok, this is her finest workCatch up with Pauline Eyre on Twitter, Facebook and InstagramWhat now for you, lovely listener? We love that you’ve listened, whether for the first time or if you’re a returning listener. Please do subscribe to get every episode without having to search for it, and leave a review if you have enjoyed it. Thanks to our helpers: Lovely Ben Woolford wrote the music, delicious John Darvall of BBC Bristol fame is the voice of the Dominatrix.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr

24 Jul 2021

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Laura Lexx, Mark Nelson, Krystal Evans & Rosco McClelland

Breaking the News

Des Clarke hosts Scotland's award-winning satirical news quiz.

28mins

23 Jul 2021

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10: Laura Lexx

Jackie Weaver has the Authority

Comedian, actor and author Laura Lexx joins Jackie to tackle life's big unanswered questions, such as... who would win in a fist fight, an angry cyclist or an angry driver?!      👋  Please consider supporting this show on Patreon for ad-free episodes, early access, shout-outs, Zoom calls with Jackie and tonnes of bonus content! Any donation really does help. Thank you to all our Patrons ->  | Kate Dawes | Alexandra Cowell | Helen Rounce | Penelope Kay Wesley | Rebecca Dutneall | Connor Farley | Judith Elliott | Wendy Wilde | Moira Turner 🎧 Remember to hit "Subscribe" or "Follow" and leave a nice 5* rating and review on Apple Podcasts. Or she might kick you out.  ✉️ Looking to sponsor the show, get in touch, or just have a natter? ohmy@giddyauntcomedy.com.

29mins

13 Jul 2021

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The Now Show - 2nd April ft Geoff Norcott, Laura Lexx and Huge Davies

Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches in front of a remote audience - and all from their own home!Joining them from a safe distance is Geoff Norcott and Laura Lexx with music supplied by Huge Davies .Voice Actors: Emily Lloyd-Saini and Kieran HodgsonProducer: Pete StraussProduction Co-Ordinator: Carina AndrewsEditor/Engineer: David ThomasBBC Studios Production

27mins

2 Apr 2021

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Laura Lexx - History, Hilarity, and Klopp Actually

Calm Down Dear

Yup, another fortnight's passed and we're as confused as everyone else about it. Turns out we have been quite busy though, with conflabs over the astonishing Promising Young Woman, Twitter writing advice, International Women's Day and the widespread response to Meghan's (and Harry's, it needs to be said) interview, chats about Ali Smith's 'Summer' and Olga Tokarczuk's 'Drive Your Plow Over The Bones Of The Dead' all on the cards, plus of course, your usual dose of insanity/inanity. Our guest this week though really steals the show; you might know Laura Lexx as the brilliant comedian gracing screens on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo, or maybe were one of the legions hooked on her madcap Twitter thread about her imaginary relationship with Jurgen Klopp - maybe you even got intrigued at the subsequent two-book deal she won off the back of that (that's right, you can get Klopp soft-porn in hard-copy now - keep it clean - while we await her debut novel). She's phenomenally intelligent and candid, and opens up about not only her journey into stand-up and her love of history, but her climate anxiety and why that led to her decision not to have biological children. We think she's glorious, and reckon you will too. Plus, you know, she can knit a mean dinosaur.As always if you could subscribe and tell your friends about us that would mean the world, as this is the FINAL episode of Season 2! We will be back with a sneaky extra special bonus ep in two weeks time though before sleeping for a thousand years and returning (in six weeks) for a bright and spangly Season 3. The more for the big return (and the incredible guests we have lined up), the better! We always love to hear from you too. Come say hey at the following:Instagram: @calmdowndearpodcastTwitter: @calmdowndearpodWebsite: https://www.calmdowndearpodcast.comEmail: calmdowndearpodcast@gmail.comCheers loves! Sarah & Becky xShownotesTweet on writing - https://twitter.com/CherylStrayed/status/1368054516822675456 Promising Young Woman - https://www.focusfeatures.com/promising-young-woman/ The Bold Type - https://www.netflix.com/title/80176085 Drive Your Plow Over The Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk - https://fitzcarraldoeditions.com/books/drive-your-plow-over-the-bones-of-the-dead Summer by Ali Smith - https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/285/285183/summer/9780241973370.html Laura Lexx - https://www.lauralexx.co.uk/ The Jurgen Klopp thread - https://twitter.com/lauralexx/status/1238601779773952005?lang=en Microsoft Notes - https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/microsoft-365/onenote/digital-note-taking-app National Treasures Podcast - https://www.lauralexx.co.uk/shows/national-treasures Klopp Actually: (Imaginary) Life with Football's Most Sensible Heartthrob (Hardback) - https://www.waterstones.com/book/klopp-actually/laura-lexx/9781529348217?awaid=3787 Overloaded: How Every Aspect of Your Life is Influenced by Your Brain Chemicals by Ginny Smith - https://www.foyles.co.uk/witem/philosophy-psychology-social-sciences/overloaded-how-every-aspect-of-your,ginny-smith-9781472969347 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 5mins

10 Mar 2021

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Kings vs Queens (Special Guest: Laura Lexx)

Fantasy Five with The Noise Next Door

It’s a right royal rumble as comedian and author Laura Lexx pits her team of leading ladies against a mob of male monarchs. Who will take the crown in the first Fantasy Five special guest match? Find us everywhere @NoiseNextDoor. Made by producerpaul.co.uk See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

53mins

25 Feb 2021

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The Wayfarers Series & Gentleman Bastard Series with Nick Page and Laura Lexx

Alt Book Club

In this episode, award winning comedians Nick Page and Laura Lexx discuss their love of The Wayfarer Series by Becky Chambers, and Laura reviews the Gentleman Bastard Series by Scott Lynch. Nick and Laura are on Twitter @nickpagecomedy and @lauralexx. Plus, find Laura's virtual tour dates on her website: lauralexx.co.uk Join Alt Book Club on fb @altbookclub for news about comedy nights and writing workshops. If you'd like to support us, you can send us a coffee: ko-fi.com/altbookclub

45mins

7 Feb 2021

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Book Club: Klopp Actually, Laura Lexx

Football Ramble Presents

Ever wondered what it'd be like to live with Jürgen Klopp? Well, our guest on today's episode of the Book Club turned a Twitter thread on just such a thought into a book: it's Laura Lexx, comedian and author of Klopp Actually: (Imaginary) Life with Football's Most Sensible Heartthrob! What started as a few hundred characters on Twitter has grown into a heartfelt book about dealing with life's anxieties and wrestling with the relationships we treasure most. Laura's writing explores these themes through her imaginary life with Jürgen, all while cramming in plenty of filthy laughs - and even the odd football fans' quip - along the way.What book should we read next? Tweet us: @footballramble @kvlmason & @JimCampbellTFRPlease take the time to rate and review us on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

41mins

18 Jan 2021

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EP13 Laura Lexx - The land of stupid names

Class Dismissed! with Tom Houghton

The wonderful Laura Lexx lets us into her west country upbringing and a childhood spent dancing around the country side. Fresh off her highly successful book "Klopp actually", the Taunton based comic and writer is a pint-sized bundle of fun.We talk Tik Tok, the school bus and realising school rules are made to be broken. Follow Tom - www.instagram.com/honourabletom / www.twitter.com/honourabletomFollow Laura - www.instagram.com/lexxlaura / www.twitter.com/lauralexx

56mins

5 Nov 2020

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Episode 10: Laura Lexx

The Dinner Party

This week on The Dinner Party we’ve got the gloriously funny and fun Laura Lexx, describing in fantastic detail where she’d host her dream dinner party, who would be there, and what they’d be eating. It’s a total joy of an episode!Laura is an absolute comedy natural. She’s won multiple awards for her compering, and won the Comedian’s Choice Award at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe for her amazing show, Trying (which you can see on NextUp!). This year, she went viral with her hilarious Tweets about her imagined life with German football manager Jurgen Klopp, which resulted in Laura getting a book deal for two novels! Klopp, Actually is out now in audio, eBook and print (I personally LOVED the audiobook!).Make sure you follow Laura on Twitter (@lauralexx), and check out her website - www.lauralexx.co.uk!If you enjoyed the episode, please rate, share, subscribe, follow, like, etc.! We love making this, and would be very grateful for your help in spreading the word about it! The Dinner Party is a Jericho Comedy production. For more of Conor’s podcast, radio, writing and comedy work, check out www.conormcreynolds.com.

1hr 24mins

25 Sep 2020

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