Catherine Renton

Books Editor
Cath is a freelance writer whose first published work was a critique of Ready Steady Cook in a national newspaper when she was 10. For 11 months of the year she can be found hunched over a laptop bemoaning the state of the world, but every August comes alive at the Fringe.
99 articles

Sara Barron: For Worse

Bawdy, brazen and unapologetic - Barron's stand-up deserves to be seen by a large audience

17 August 2018

Ahir Shah: Duffer

Blisteringly rage-filled hour of stand-up on life, the universe and everything else

17 August 2018


Timely political satire sadly lacks bite

12 August 2018

The Squirrel Plays

McCullough's play offers a smart and darkly humorous take on an emotive subject.

11 August 2018

Adele Cliff: Sheep

Some snappy lines from Dave listed joke merchant get lost in a poorly constructed narrative.

9 August 2018