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Gareth Richards 2010 Best Newcomer Nominee

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Stand Up Between Songs

Having done his first ever gig on Malcolm Hardee's boat the, The Wibbly Wobbly, Richards, it could be argued, had been influenced by a man who embodies the Fringe experience at a very early stage. Hardee's anarchic style itself did not rub off on Richards, however, who favours a cooler approach when meshing his comedy songs and stand up together. Among his work outside the live circuit, Richards is a guest host on Frank Skinner's Absolute Radio show.

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