I TALK TO Rachel Parris

Fringe favourite Rachel Parris is bringing a brand new show to the Fringe this year called Keynote.

Ahead of her appearance in BBC Two's new topical show The Mash Report, I caught up with Rachel to discuss what keeps her coming back to the Fringe, what her new show is all about and what audiences can come to expect.

You made your debut at the Fringe back in 2013, what keeps you coming back year after year?

I actually still really like it after all these years. It doesn't cross my mind not to because it's a bit like home now. Even before I did my debut I'd been going since 2005 with various comedy shows, sketch, burlesque... everything!

It's tradition now. My August is always in Edinburgh so it would just be strange