Gyles Brandreth: ‘I regularly dream about the Queen – millions do’August 8, 2020
The writer, broadcaster, standup, actor and former Conservative MP on the things that make him laugh the most
Ken Dodd at the London Palladium 30 years ago. He was a laughter-generating machine. He didn’t draw breath for two hours, piling gag upon gag, some corny, some surreal. He was utterly irresistible.