Meet the Writers
Chief editor and co-owner of the Daily Dafty, published author, punster, Twitter influencer. Mairi is responsible for the running of Daily Dafty, including editing, marketing, and content selection.
Editor and co-owner of the Daily Dafty, published author, comedy writer with performing experience. Stephen is responsible for editing, graphic design, website, and content management. He has written for major TV, radio, and newspaper channels, more notably the Huffington Post.
Published Author – Satirist.
Danny Soz is our longest-serving writer. His credits include: The Whitechapel Whelk, Soz Satire, News Thump, News Biscuit, The Spoof, Satire News and The Rheumatism and Arthritis Bugle.
Comedy writer and script editor Dan has a wide range of credits to his name: TV – Breaking The News, Only An Excuse?, Hogmanay Live; Radio: Breaking The News, Newsjack, Lewis Macleod’s Wired News, Recorded For Training Purposes, Damn The Torpedoes!, Tilt, Grrr!, Play & Record; Web: NewsThump, The News Dump, Burrard Street Journal, Rochdale Herald).
Comedy writer and author Andy has a very impressive credits list that includes: Only an Excuse? Off the Ball, Breaking the News, Chewin the Fat, Naked Radio, Watson’s Wind Up. He is also the author of Nirvana A Tour Diary, Sandy Trout: The Memoir & A History of Scottish Football in 100 Objects and is a Sunday Mail, Glasgow Herald columnist.
An alumnus of award-winning sketch comedy troupe, THE DURHAM REVUE, Hamish has a keen interest in writing and performing comedy. He is also Co-Artistic Director of multi award-winning ensemble physical theatre company, SPIES LIKE US, writing and performing in their first two productions, Our Man in Havana and Woyzeck, which enjoyed national and international tour dates. Additionally, Hamish has appeared in Wagner’s Siegfried at the Royal Opera House in 2005 & 2007, and in Never Forget at the Savoy Theatre in 2008. (Source:)