Listen now to a podcast in which Jimmy Cricket talks about his life and career.
Richard was shot and blinded in 1972 during the Northern Ireland conflict when he was 10 years old.
His podcast series is called What About You and contains one-to-one conversations with his guests.
It focuses on a variety of human stories, which are inspirational, challenging, humorous and sometimes sad.
And it is an opportunity for individuals to share their life journey in a way that will hopefully have a positive impact on listeners.
Jimmy retweeted the following post: “WhatAboutYouPodcast @WhatAboutYouRMSeason 2, Episode 2! Irish comedian @jimmy__cricket from Northern Ireland first came to fame in the 1970s.”
In this episode, Jimmy chats about his journey to stardom.
From working in a betting office in Belfast, as a Redcoat in Butlin’s, to being a top comedian across the UK and Ireland.