Author Archives: Raymond

Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 8 – Tuesday 11th August

No award is worth this! The dream of any comedian who does the fringe is to win an award or at the very least be nominated. The big one is the Fosters comedy award, which, in a previous incarnation was … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 7 – Monday 10th August

Reviews In 21 years doing stand-up comedy (12 years as a professional) I don’t ever recall getting a five star review, until now! Today I received a 5* review from www.gigglebeats.co.uk a website specialising in comedy in The North. It’s … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 6 – Sunday 9th August

Beating a Hasty Retreat I suppose one thing about being a relatively unknown comedian in this world is that sometimes people can come to your show at The Fringe and have no idea who you are or what your attitude … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 5 – Saturday 8th August

Sex and Death It’s the first Saturday of the Fringe and the streets are full of people eager to see something and by extension, it’s not too difficult to attract enough souls for a full house!   My show this … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 4 – Friday 7th August

D-DAY – The Battle Officially Commences I am guilty as charged of perpetrating a falsehood – many of you will have been under the impression that the Fringe had actually started with the commencement of this blog three days ago, … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 3 – Thursday 6th August

In Memoriam George Cole aka Arfur Daley in Minder passed away today in the same week as poor old Cilla Black – the 80’s was my era and (whilst Cilla really made her bones in the 60’s and George was … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 2 – Wednesday 5th August

A wee bit of recognition We are well and truly in the swing and what a nice surprise it was, this morning, to find that I have been given a nice write up in www.chortle.co.uk, the UK’s biggest comedy website … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – DAY 1 – Tuesday 4th August

Countdown to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Some Back Story I have always had a bit of a love hate relationship with The Fringe, insofar as I loved it at first, then I progressively, year on year, started to hate it … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe Show 2015 – Growing Old Disgracefully

It’s August again and that means The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is upon us once more!!! Announcing my 2015 Edinburgh Fringe Solo Comedy show: “Growing Old Disgracefully” will be playing at The Beehive Inn, Grassmarket between 7th and 31st August (not … Continue reading

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Melbourne International Comedy Festival – March 25th till 18th April 2015

Announcing my first ever visit to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival! The first show will be on Wednesday 25th March and runs every day except Mondays till Saturday 18th April. To Purchase Tickets for this great show please follow the … Continue reading

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