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Covid Rules Relaxed … for Some

On 1 June I wrote a blog where I was optimistic that the latest relaxation in lockdown rules meant things were getting back to some kind of normal.  When we heard that Boris Johnson was making a statement last Tuesday on further easing of restriction, my fellow...

Ready to Go to Work

So, it’s 1 June and the lockdown is being eased a fraction more.  From today, up to six people can meet in your garden, and after more than ten weeks since I last performed a show, I am so ready to give you a party to remember. And if my daughter is anything to...

Still Open for Business

Today, I watched as the prime minister advised the country to avoid all unnecessary social contact. While he was still talking, I wrote to all my customers who have a booking with me advising them that I would wholeheartedly support them if they decided to postpone...

I’m Not Washing My Hands of this Issue

I know some companies are taking the position that they will not accept cancellations in the event of an outbreak of Coronavirus.  But I understand your concerns over this issue and I am taking what I believe is a sensible and reasonable position should the worst...

A New Addition to the Magic Peter Inventory

”For more than two years I have been giving the assistants in my shows the prize of a Magic Wand Kit, which has a magic wand and instruction for five magic tricks inside.  This is a great prize for young children, but I’ve been thinking for a while that...

When Did You Choose to Entertain Children?

It was at the end of a birthday party that I was asked this question.  It hadn’t been a tough party by any means.  They were a lovely bunch of kids and an equally lovely bunch of grown-ups, but clearly the clients thought I had worked much harder than was actually the...