(Crewe Lyceum, Jun 20-21)

Nationally-renowned Scottish comedian Kevin Bridges is back on the road as he starts to test his best material for upcoming tours.

He arrives at Crewe for two nights ahead of a longer tour of the United Kingdom and Ireland too.

Bridges, who broke onto the scene around 2008, will be performing more than an hour of new material, with a support act spending just short of half an hour on stage.

The Glaswegian, who has appeared on the BBC's Live at the Apollo and Channel 4's 8 out of 10 Cats Do Countdown, is hugely popular, with the Beeb screening his live shows.

He's a regular at the Edinburgh Festival, with his 25-night run selling after his television breakthrough and he was nominated for best newcomer.

In 2015, Bridges embarked on his third stand-up tour of the UK, A Whole Different Story. The tour saw Bridges sell over 500,000 tickets across 145 dates including 16 sell out shows at The Hydro in his home city. During which he recorded his third DVD which went on to sell over 300,000 copies.

n Tickets cost £21 with show & dine tickets, including a meal and drink is £41. Call 01270 368 242 for more details. Age is 14 plus.