Ted Robbins

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Ted Robbins

Robbins in April 2008, at the unveiling of
Fred Dibnah's statue.
Born11 August 1955 (1955-08-11) (age 57)[1]
Liverpool, England
NationalityBritish
Alma materLiverpool University
OccupationActor, comedian,
broadcaster, radio DJ,
radio personality,
voice-over artist,
television personality
Years active1984–present
Spouse(s)Judy Robbins
 
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Ted Robbins

Robbins in April 2008, at the unveiling of
Fred Dibnah's statue.
Born11 August 1955 (1955-08-11) (age 57)[1]
Liverpool, England
NationalityBritish
Alma materLiverpool University
OccupationActor, comedian,
broadcaster, radio DJ,
radio personality,
voice-over artist,
television personality
Years active1984–present
Spouse(s)Judy Robbins

Ted Robbins is an actor, television presenter and radio broadcaster and currently presents a morning show on BBC Radio Lancashire from 9am - 11am on weekdays.[2] Ted has performed as a warm-up artist for numerous pre-recorded comedy shows that have been filmed before live studio audiences including Granada Television's Wood and Walters and the BBC's Little Britain [3]. He also starred in Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights (2001-2002) for both series as Den Perry, the main 'villain'.

Personal life

He is an enthusiastic supporter of Rossendale Rugby Club, sometimes as a player but mainly to watch his son, Jack, who plays prop.[4]

Ted Robbins is also the President of Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary in Edenfield, Lancashire.[5] He is the brother of Kate Robbins and Amy Robbins, both actresses. Ted currently performs in a panto at the charter theatre Preston.

References

  1. ^ Researcha (subscription required)
  2. ^ "BBC Lancashire programme schedule". (for 15 April 2011). BBC Radio Lancashire. Archived from the original on 15 April 2011. http://www.webcitation.org/5xxjYGCH0. Retrieved 15 April 2011. – the formatting of the archived page is slightly awry, but it provides schedule snapshot as a clear reference.
  3. ^ http://www.celebrityappearance.co.uk/television/ted-robbins
  4. ^ "Presenter profile: Ted Robbins". BBC Radio Lancashire. 30 June 2009. Archived from the original on 15 April 2011. http://www.webcitation.org/5xxj4AQ4B. Retrieved 15 April 2011.
  5. ^ Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary - El Presidente

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Preceded by
Allan Stewart
Host of Chain Letters
1991–95
Succeeded by
Vince Henderson