Jane Postlethwaite is a comedic actor and writer. She has written and performed in her own one woman comedy shows since 2015 gaining 4 and 5 star reviews for her work. She has been on a couple of BBC Radio 4 comedy shows including a comedy play and a feature of one of her characters. She also got through to the BBC Radio 4 New Comey Award heats in 2017. In 2015 she was a Funny Women Finalist and Brighton Comedy Festival Squawker Award Finalist. She was nominated for The Latest Awards Best Female Performer at the Brighton Fringe 2014. She runs a successful comedy podcast called, 'Miraculous Cumbria' with her co-host and new comedy partner Steph Bradshaw.