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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 10 – Thursday August 13th

Raking It In! Everybody seems to agree that the Fringe this year is busier than the last few years and that’s great. Edinburgh always has a great vibe at Fringe time and the weather, thus far, has been glorious, however, … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2015 – Daily Blog – Day 9 – Wednesday 12th August

Black Wednesday? Black Wednesday is the first Wednesday of the Fringe and is traditionally regarded as the day that’s hardest for attracting an audience. I have been doing the Fringe on and off since 1997 and to be honest I … Continue reading

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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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