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Toby Foster: Bigger at Breakfast

Toby Foster Bigger at Breakfast on BBC Radio Sheffield

Toby is Radio Sheffield's resident comedian. Join him for an off-the-wall look at where you live for his Bigger at Breakfast show every weekday morning from 6.30-9am, including news and travel reports every 20 minutes and a full round-up of sport.

What's your first memory?

Getting hit by a kid called Gareth at Barnburgh Junior School. Happy days.

First record you bought?

Green Door by Shakin' Stevens. We can't all be cool.

Your favourite three songs?

Waterfall by the Stone Roses, 5.15 by The Who, Sympathy For The Devil by The Stones

Who's been your best interviewee & why?

Ben Elton. He really surprised me by being funny, friendly and still hugely enthusiastic.

What's the most embarrassing thing you've said on air?

I'm never embarrassed, but my wife is sometimes.

What's been your career highlight?

Gigging in Shanghai. I never thought that I'd get to go somewhere like that, just by telling jokes.

How do you spend your time away from the microphone?

Getting beaten up by my two-year-old.

Favourite place in South Yorkshire or North Derbyshire - and why?

Bars too numerous to mention.

As a 10-year-old child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

An actor, believe it or not.

Who would you like to be trapped in a lift with?

A lift engineer.

Favourite food & drink?

I love paella. As for drink, I'll have anything.

What do you never miss on television?

I've seen every episode of The Simpsons 10 times.

What would you do if you won the lottery?

Still come to work every morning. Honest.


Toby Foster, Bigger at Breakfast: Monday to Friday 0630-0900




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