Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Bishop's One of the Boys

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Bishop's One of the Boys

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By Gordon JOHN Bishop is one of those blokes you could spend hours with over a few bevvies down the pub.

He possesses an art of storytelling that keeps you with him every step of the way.

You can relate to those stories - they are everyman tales which most of us have encountered ourselves.

The difference is he can recount them with a humour most of us don't possess.

On the first night of his Supersonic shows at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle - he is back there this Sunday - we were given numerous insights into his life, not least his brief time spent in Newcastle many moons ago as a student (he lasted one term!).

The North East figured highly in his routine and it is a mark of his comic genius that he is able to turn a show in whatever city he is in to Barr make it feel local - make you feel like he is one of you. …

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