My tribute to Paul Daniels

Once in a lifetime someone special comes along to inspire a generation. If you’re fortunate enough then you might absorb some of that spark and become a greater person. Sat in my pyjamas in the late 80’s in front of a cube shaped varnish edged television set, I became that inspired person. It was with great sadness that I learned …

My favourite show of 2014

The best show I had in 2013 was a school in Wiltshire. To get this booking again in 2014 was a thrill I was excited to be going back. As an entertainer you want a great reaction from your crowd. It’s a real buzz and what makes it all the worth while. These children were the most responsive audience ever. …

The ventriloquism convention

Channel 4 like to produce documentaries that shed light on darker sides of societies. I’ve enjoyed laughing away at numerous oddballs over the years and a series about unusual conventions around the world that aired about ten years ago was no exception. One particular episode featured a peek into a ventriloquism convention held in the states. It was portrayed to …