Daniel Sloss, Iain Stirling, Jo Brand, Stewart Lee, Lee Mack, Richard Herring, Phil Wang, Josie Long, Maisie Adams, Romesh Ranganathan, Dave Gorman, Joe Lycett, Ed Gamble, Josh Widdecombe, James Acaster, Rhod Gilbert and if I can add some non British names, David O'Doherty, Rose Matefeo, Rich Hall - I like quite a lot.
Do you think your security can keep you in purity, you will not shake us off above or below. Scottish friction, Scottish fiction
I find there are a lot of comedians who are hilarious when ad-libbing but leave me flat when doing stand-up, which is often their own scripted routines. For me it shows that they're naturally funny but they can't act.