"A polished performance"
Edinburgh Evening News
"A Consummate professional"
The List Magazine
"Tricky Ricky was Brilliant"
Headteacher , Longstone Primary School
"Just to say thanks again for tonight’s show - all the kids and adults !! had a great time kids rolling around on the floor with laughter confirms a good night!!!"
PTA Secretary , Duddingston Primary School
"Just wanted to say a huge thank you again for the outstanding job you did at Ruth's party on sunday. It was brilliant. As we said on the day, we love that the kids get it and yet it's not 'childish' - but you've also got the grown ups laughing.
You were even better than we remembered at the party at Christmas time. Thank you! You have a growing fan-base in the west coast..."
Hilary Gallagher , Glasgow
"I took my 5year old daughter and my 65 (do not tell her I said that) Mum to see your show today at the Regal Theatre in Bathgate and thought it was
I think I enjoyed it more than the kids I thought you were absolutely hilarious what a great day for a great cause. I will most certainly be recommending you to everyone I know.
Thank you for a great afternoon x"
Lesley Fraser , Bathgate
"We were delighted you could attend the St Andrew’s Day Event event and loved your performance"
Maria Panayi , Stripe Communications
"Tricky Ricky never fails to light up the audience, kids and parents alike, with his warm, inclusive brand of fun, magic and laughter…..A delight to host"
Shona McDonald , Arts Officer Highland Council
"In 10 years experience of booking Ricky I have always found him to be easy to deal with, very professional and very good entertainment for young and old alike."
Adrian Clark Area Cultural Officer, Caithness, Sutherland and East Ross
"Many thanks for performing at our daughter's birthday party on Saturday. All the children had a fantastic time and were thoroughly entertained by yourself and Bingo.The Bingo Beanie Dogs in the party bags were also a huge hit. For the parents who also watched the show, it was thoroughly entertaining and funny!"
Jacqui Garland , Edinburgh
"The children all really enjoyed your show and I look forward to seeing you again next Christmas, if not before"
Meadows Nursery , Edinburgh
"Thank -you very much for making Luc's 4th birthday party a big success. he has told anyone who cares to listen that the best bit was the banana trick!!"
Sarah Steel , Dalkeith
"Just wanted to say a big thank you for Freya's birthday party on Sunday, the children absolutely loved your show and Bingo's appearance, they were totally enthralled...which was great for us parents with 24 children at the party"
Elaine and Mark Sutherland
"The Children and Adults loved your show , very professional"
S Mingard , Gifford
"Just a belated thank you for the wonderful party that you gave us for Forbes birthday. He really loved it and I got so much positive feedback about how fantastic you were that I thought, that although you are probably used to it, it would be nice to hear how much you were appreciated. The only time when you were nearly upstaged was when one of the party guests fell over laughing. Thanks again for making it such a hassle free and fun experience for us all"
V Gumley , Edinburgh
"You were the highlight of the day, and you could tell by the turnout how much everyone was looking forward to your show, adults and children alike. The feedback was absolutely fantastic!"
N Boland , Clifton Hall School , Newbridge
"The Annual MAGIC SHOW with Tricky Ricky is a highlight of the Beaver Scout Year. The Beavers love being on stage and part of the magic.Tricky Ricky keeps 100 Beaver Scouts laughing and mesmerized with the fast moving non stop fun."
T Laurie ADC Inverleith Beaver Scouts Edinburgh
"Wanted to say thanks for an excellent performance. It was perfect and you certainly kept the kids spellbound and well under control Adults were well impressed and relieved to have such a civilized ending to a birthday party. Alexander felt very special"
M Milne , Dunfermline
"A BIG thank you for our excellent magic show. It was enjoyed by all of our guests. The youngest being months old right through to the oldest person in the room... we all laughed lots! We are still talking about how great you and Bingo were and look forward to enjoying another show sometime in the future"
Emma Smith , Edinburgh
"I just wanted to drop a wee line to thank you for the show you did for Rowan’s 3rd party last Sunday here at North Gyle Park. I didn’t get a chance to say how much we had all enjoyed it .The show was pitched perfectly. All the children loved it and the parents . Thanks again and I would not hesitate to recommend you on to others on the basis of the fabulous job you did for us."
Rowena and Gerry Weir , Edinburgh
"Thank you for a wonderful show, everyone had a fantastic time and it is so wonderful to see how you relate to the children, everyone is included and made to feel so special."
A Blair, Rachel House Children's Hospice
"Thanks for a fantastic show- as you know the adults and kids laughed and enjoyed alike - some adults more than others! all our guests raved about you - I think they had expected a children's magician - and along you came ! you have something for all which was great as always thanks again."
The Jollys , Edinburgh
"We just wanted to say thanks again for a fantastic party – Zara had a blast and judging by the texts today so did her friends and their parents!. You made the day much easier for us and we both really appreciated that –so many parents told us it was the best children’s party they had been to! With best wishes for the future and thanks for making Zara’s day so special and memorable."
Jules & Alistair , Murieston
"Thanks for making my twins party a great success. they thoroughly enjoyed it."
H Nettleship , Musselburgh
"Thank you very much. You made the party. Lots of the mum's afterwards were very impressed and a few were asking for details .. they've all got your leaflet ... so I'm sure you may get more bookings further down the line !! It was a great show and all the children enjoyed it"
J Guthrie ,South Queensferry
"A huge thank-you for an excellent performance this afternoon the children loved the show and the adults as well."
I Davidson , Pencaitland Summer Club
"We were at the Sighthill Bowling Club yesterday and loved your show! "
Colin and Louise Smith , Edinburgh
"Thanks for yet another great show, Lewis had a ball as did the other kids [and parents]."
F Gillespie , Falkirk
"We've had Tricky Ricky's show at our nursery for our graduation party's over the past 5 years they are nothing short of fantastic!! The children love them they laugh so much and really like singing along too. Keep it up your shows are just great!!"
M Slaven Forest Friends Nursery
"All that was talked about at Nursery on the Monday after the Party was your good self and how great the show was. The teachers told me, the kids and parents talked about nothing else."
G Holland , Carronshore