Oh yes he is! Bucks Herald columnist Andy Collins nominated for the Great British Pantomime Awards

Aylesbury comedian and broadcaster Andy Collins, who writes a monthly column for this newspaper, has been nominated in the '˜Best Comic' category for this year's Great British Pantomime Awards.

Monday, 12th February 2018, 10:44 am
Updated Monday, 12th February 2018, 10:48 am
Andy Collins as Wishee Washee in Aladdin at the Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury, December 2016. Picture copyright Heather Jan Brunt PNL-161124-113637001

Andy said he was ‘chuffed’ to be nominated for the accolade aongside fellow funnymen Aiden O’Neil, Johnny Mac, Danny Adams and Tweedy.

Writing on Twitter he said: “Can’t tell you how chuffed I am to have made it in to this category.

“My fellow nominees are an incredible group of talented comics so just to be nominated is a massive buzz and achievement.

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“A big thank you to the panto awards committee and keep your fingers crossed people.”

The winners will be announced on April 15 during a ceremony at the New Theatre, Wimbledon.

Andy is a regular in the Waterside Theatre’s annual pantomimes and you can listen to him presenting the BBC Three Counties Radio breakfast show on weekday mornings between 6am and 9am.