Garry Richardson

Garry Richardson has been a broadcaster for the BBC for over 30 years. He is best known as the sports presenter on Radio Four’s prestigious “Today” programme. He also presents “Sportsweek” on Five Live every Sunday morning and is a regular contributor on BBC Television. Garry’s big love is performing on the after dinner circuit. 2010 will mark his 24th year as one of the country’s funniest speakers.

Garry’s speech is a rich mixture of stories and anecdotes about his life in broadcasting including his incredible interview with President Bill Clinton in Wimbledon’s royal box, in front of 18 thousand tennis fans sitting under umbrellas and 10 million viewers on BBC 1.

Garry has spoken for a wide range of clients and 2007 marked another outstanding year for Garry on the After Dinner Circuit. He also won 2 major awards as a Broadcaster. In March he won a “Sony Gold” (radio’s equivalent of an Oscar) for his Sportsweek programme. He also won best Sports magazine programme from the National Union of journalists. During 2008 Garry will once again perform in the second series of a comedy sketch show on Radio 4.