Ian Irving - After Dinner Comedian - After Dinner Speaker
Full Name: Ian Thomas Irving
Height: 6' 3"
Inspiration: Tommy Cooper, Billy Connelly, Richard Pryor, Robin Williams, Eddie Izzard, Lee Evans, Lee Mack, Michael Macintyre, Bill Bailey, Victoria Wood and Eddie Murphy.
Ambitions: To one day have my own TV show to help provide security for my two sons and to entertain to the best of my ability.
Pepper Pot (West Indian Dish), Sunday Roast, Pasta.
Any Sport, Current Affairs, Only Fools and Horses, Wildlife programs.
Golf, Skiing, Football, Karate and Cricket.
Reggae, Jazz, R&B/Soul, Country
Good Manners, Socialising, Good Driving, Good Weather.
Bad Manners, M25, not Socialising, M25, Bad Weather, M25, Bad drivers, M25!!!
In addition to being a professional comedian and after dinner speaker, Ian can host or act as an auctioneer at your event.
Ian devotes time to supporting charitable organisations around the country. Among them are: The RSPCA, Little Haven Hospice, Cancer Research, Sickle Cell Anemia, The Anthony Nolan Trust, The Wooden Spoon Society, Barnardo's, Help for Hero's, and SPARKS (Sports Aiding Medical Research for Kids).
He is also a valued member of various charity organisations including The Variety Club Golfing Society (past Captain 2010), The Lords Taverners and is very proud to be a member of the Grand order of Water Rats.
Ian has two sons, Dale and Ryan, and lives in a rural part of Essex.
Captain of the Variety Club of GB Golfing Society in 2010, Ian followed in the footsteps of some of the countries legends including: Sir Geoff Hurst, Sir Henry Cooper, Sir Trevor Brooking, Sir Bobby Charlton, Sir Bruce Forsyth, Ronnie Corbett and Jimmy Tarbuck. Ian has performed at many of the countries golf union dinners, works with many charities including SPARKS, Wooden Spoon, Lords Taverners, and is very proud to be a member of the Grand Order of Water Rats. Ian was the principal speaker at Seve Ballesteros' Lunch + many other golfing events around the world.