Tom Mayhew made this website

Tom is a stand-up comedian and writer.

His critically acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe show - I, Tom Mayhew - sold out at the Soho Theatre in January 2020. The show was adapted into a Radio 4 series - Tom Mayhew is Benefit Scum - which went out live in March 2021.

A second series has been commissioned, and starts in July 2022.

His new show for 2022 - Trash Rich - will be performed at the Edinburgh Fringe at The Stand 2

Tickets are on sale now!


‘Mayhew is passionate, articulate and – above all else – hilarious. His jokes are punchy, sharp and forthcoming. Despite the often weighty subject matter, laughs are never too far apart. Mayhew’s comedic voice should be heard, even if you don’t want to hear it.’ 

The Skinny