Mind You, I've Had Some Hidings (3 stars)


This article is from 2006.

Scott Fitzgerald fancies himself as a bit of a gangster. Exposed in the tabloids, the former law student served time (four and a half months in an open prison) for credit card fraud, and he wants to tell you all about it.

Setting us straight on our perception of ‘inside’, the crim-turned-window cleaner weaves a compelling account of an institution most will never see. He didn’t succeed as a criminal and my guess is he won’t as a comedian, but he’s an enormously likable man, and while some of his black and white prison politics are a bit hard to swallow, his story is an engaging one. (Eddie Thornton)

Venue 13, 0707 420 1313, until Aug 27, 9pm, £8 (£6).

This article is from 2006.


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