Cradley Heath

PUB/Room Hire

Hire a room or even the whole pub for your birthday parties, music or comedy gigs etc. Free PA & DJ equipment… it’s a DIY party waiting to happen!

Open Mic Comedy

Comedy nights at The Bush are the stuff of legend! Many of the top stars of today and tomorrow began their comedic journeys here.

Open Mic Music

If music be the food of love, play on. Come and see the stars of the future and tell everyone where you saw them first.

Thursday Night Comedy

The Holly Bush is the Mecca of Open Mic comedy.

Hosted by local comic, Dave Dinsdale, our Thursday night shows  are the stuff of legend. Come along and see new acts taking to the stage for the first time alongside established acts trying out new stuff. 

Our audiences are comedy savvy and supportive. Our beer is flowing and our samosas are 80p.

Bushfest 2017

BUSHFEST 2017 - The world's smallest comedy festival! 20th - 23rd July 2017... 4 days of FREE Comedy!! Featuring headline acts Milo McCabe, Ian Cognito, Masai Graham and Mickey Sharma, plus dozens of experienced and fledgling comedians. In association with Blue...
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Fantastic Line-Up Alert!!

Comedy at The Bush relaunches on Thursday 11th May at 8:30pm prompt! On the bill: Gareth Berliner Al Rudge Ben Briggs Stephen BigBear Dodd Colin Harris Tim 'Woody' Woodfield Hayley Casey Rik Carranza Shaun Rolls ...and your MC: Bush legend Dave Dinsdale The relaunch...
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Comedy this Saturday!!

Andy McBurney and Jack Kirwan host a quality night of comedy this Saturday, 6th May 2017. Book a seat early to avoid disappointment: only £6!
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Oxjam Music Festival

The Oxjam Music festival comes to The Bush this Saturday. All welcome! Starts at 2pm
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The Holly Bush has hosted a regular comedy night since 2006 and hundreds of comedians began their journey stood in front of the purple curtain.

Local TV comedian Joe Lycett started at The Bush. Pro comic Gary Delaney even performed at The Bush once… to Dave Francis (landlord), Dave Dinsdale and a bloke with a dog! We have seen comedians grow and become professional club circuit stars. They all come back to The Bush to try out new material.


Contact The Holly Bush

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53 Newtown Ln, Cradley Heath B64 5EA

07949 594 484