Lucy Neale
Thank You

To: Professor DIll

Hello Gary,
I wanted to thank you for such a great show everyone enjoyed it and I especially loved seeing the children so enthralled and laughing their faces were priceless. I had a wonderful 60th Birthday and have been having fun all week. Thanks again for all your hard work and professionalism. I will be recommending you to my friends, all my grandsons said they wanted you for their parties and my great nephew said it was the best party he had ever been to praise from a six year old who is constantly at parties.
Best regards,

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Katie Ayling
To: Professor DIll
Re: Thank You

Sorry it has taken me so long, but thank you very much for the fabulous Punch and Judy Show you did for us last week at Penhill Playgroup. It was thoroughly enjoyed by adults and children alike and it was lovely to see the children laughing so much - a great way to end the term!
I hope you have a lovely Christmas and New Year and I'm sure we'll see you again next December!

Katie Ayling, Manager
Penhill Playgroup

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To: Professor Dill
Re:Thank You

Hi gary, I’m sorry i havent messaged you earlier, but it got hectic for few days after the party, anyway, i just wanted to say a MASSIVE THANK YOU, for taking on the booking last minute and coming down and entertaining the kids it was BRILLIANT, none of the kids have stopped talking about it, and all the mums have messaged me saying their kids had the most amazing time at the party, and it was all down to the fabulous show you put on! I’m so pleased and will definatly be booking you again in the future, I’ve also passed your number on to friends and family!
Thank you again and i wish you all the success xxx

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Emma Seeds
Thank you!

To: Professor Dill
Re:Thank You

Hi Gari
I just wanted to say on behalf of everyone at Ward and Partners what a terrific show you put on for our Children’s Awards on Friday.
Thank you so much for your time and effort that day. It really was a great success.
All the best.
Kind regards

Emma Seeds

Arun Estates
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Lindsay Hill
To: Professor Dill
Re:Thank You

Hi Professor Dill,

I just wanted to drop you a line to say thank you very much for your help in making Hattie and Jack's 4th birthday party such a success. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed your show (kids and adults alike!) and it definitely made it a party to remember :)

Many thanks again,


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Lionel East
To: Professor Dill
Re:Thanks for wonderful show at Farnham Library

Dear Prof. Dill,
                    Just to thank you so much for another wonderful show at Farnham library. We had many appreciative comments, but one kind lady took the trouble to write an e.mail to the library. She wrote “Please pass my thanks to the Friends of Farnham Library for a great event this morning – storytelling, colouring competition, magic and Punch and Judy – all very well organised. My four year old granddaughter absolutely loved it! It was her first visit to the library and I’m sure she’ll be back.”   
Warmest good wishes for the rest of the summer season.

                              Claire (Chairman – Friends of Farnham Library)
Kelly Jones
To: Professor DiIl.
Re: The Music Box Hayes July 24th

Dear Gari
Would like to say a huge thank you for making my daughters 4th vintage funfair theme birthday party yesterday amazing..ending the day with your Punch and Judy show... The kids (& adults) were mesmerised.. It truly was lovely and I had so many wonderful comments about the show!....thank you again!!!....πŸŽͺ🍿🎟🎠 🎑🎈🍭🌭

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Carly Brown
To: Professor DiIl
Re: Friday March 18th 2016

Dear Professor Dill
I just wanted to say a huge thank you for such an amazing performance at our wedding reception last Friday.
With only 11 children and 20 adults you had a tough audience but you were on time, full of energy and everyone loved your show. It really picked up
the event, the children were laughing and shouting, all ages. I cannot thank you enough and would recommend you without hesitation.

Kind Regards

Carly Brown

AE Recruitment Ltd


Jon Brunskill
To: Professor DiIl CC Year Two team, Front Office
Re: 9th March 2016 - THANKYOU

Dear Gari,

I wanted to write to send my huge thanks for today's performance. I can very confidently say that the children had a riot! The magic was spectacular and it was a real joy to watch them so enthused by such a traditional form of entertainment. They also learnt lots from your carefully pitched lesson on puppet shows through history. 
We will certainly be in touch when we get around to planning next year's Victorians/Toys topic.  
Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you'd like a testimonial. 
Thanks again

Jon Brunskill
Head of Year 2
Oak Class Teacher 
Reach Academy Feltham
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Lionel East
To: Professor Dill
Reply-To: Chairman Friends Farnham Library
Repeat booking of Punch & Judy show July, 2016

Dear Prof. Dill,
          The Friends of Farnham Library have just held their first committee meeting of the new term and voted overwhelmingly for a repeat performance of your show at Farnham Library.  Your recent summer show this year was judged an outstanding success and very much enjoyed by everyone. The date proposed for next year is Saturday, 23rd July 2016, the first Saturday after the state schools break up. We all very much hope that you will be free on this date to entertain us all again.  We should be glad if you could confirm this booking.
                    With warmest good wishes and many thanks for your support.
                                        Claire East (Chairman – Friends of Farnham Library)
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Latetia Holdaway
To: Professor DiIl
Re: 16th May 2015
Dear Professor Dill,

I just wanted to say a huge thank you for entertaining our son and his pals at his 5th birthday party! The children and parents all had a lovely time. A truly memorable day!

We are very grateful,

Best wishes,

Paul and Laetitia Holdaway

P.S. Sorry for taking so long to thank you!

Victoria Ashworth
To: Professor DiIl
Re: Alice’s Birthday 6th June

Hi Gari

Just a quick thank you for doing a wonderful Punch and Judy performance for Alice's birthday party on Saturday. They all loved it and of course the balloon animals afterwards. Everybody thought you and the show were great and I will pass your card around as much as possible. I am thinking about putting together a website for children’s stuff round here and will make sure you are on there. 

Thanks again

Victoria, Tim, Charlie and Alice


To: Professor Dill
Re: 7th June 2015

Thank you so much for such an amazing birthday party, I was so thrilled with the performance, the kids loved it, and a lot of them are still talking about it at school today,
You really did make it special for my little boy


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Angela Driver
To: Professor Dill
Re: 18th January 2015

Dear Prof Dill,

Just wanted to say a big thank you for today, i was a little busy with the party organising so didn't get a chance to watch the show very much myself but there was no denying from the cheering and shouting from the children that they were completely enthralled by your show! It was all Annabelle could talk about when she got home and lots of the other children and parents said how great you were. I've attached a couple of pics for you :) I would certainly not hesitate in booking you again and recommending you to friends and family.

Thanks so much for making my daughters birthday party one to remember.

Kind Regards,

Natalie Hick
To: Professor DIll
Re: 29th Nov 14

Dear Prof Dill, 
I simply cannot thank you enough for everything you did on Saturday for Aoife’s party. It was a little scary booking entertainment without any recommendations or having seen your show, but you surpassed all expectations! You have a wonderful gift; all 15 of the children, plus many of their very very small siblings, were totally captivated for the entire performance. I can’t tell you how happy it made both myself and John to watch our daughter enjoy her first big birthday party so much, we are so very grateful to you. You are a joy to watch.
I hope one day we will see you again.
Have a lovely Christmas!
Best wishes,
Natalie Hick

Lionel East
To Professor Dill
Reply To Friends Farnham Library

Re: Repeat booking fro Farnham Library

Dear Prof. Dill,
                    The Friends of Farnham Library have just had their first committee meeting since your wonderful show at the library in July and voted unanimously for a repeat performance next  July, if you are free. We are looking at Saturday, 25th July, 2015 in the morning about ll a.m. We do hope you will be free on that day.  If not, please let us know and we can hopefully rearrange another date.  One of the ladies who runs Sure Start in Farnham and who was present at your last show has asked for your details as she was so impressed and wants to book you herself. I have forwarded your details to her so she can contact you.
                    With warmest regards and a million thanks again for such a superb, successful performance. We have never had l00 children in the library before and it was an outstanding success.
                    Claire M.East (Chairman, Friends of Farnham Library)

Vicki Killeen
To Professor Dill
Re: Punch and Judy birthday party enquiry


Just wanted to thank you so much for today it really was brilliant and the kids all loved it along with the adults too !

Zory my little boy said in his own words "I liked Punch and Judy so much I didn't want it to end".

Will certainly put your cards up and most defiantly recommend you.

Hope you got home ok.


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Sylvie Carballas
To Professor Dill
Re: Alexandere 3rd Birthday Party - THANK YOU!!!

Dear Professor Dill,

I hope you had a safe journey back home on Sunday?

I wanted to THANK YOU VERY MUCH for a fantastic show on Sunday!!!! I am adding a picture of the audience so you can see how absorbed they were!!!! They all loved the show and had a blast!!!! You managed to captured their attention and keep them focus for 30 min which is a real success with little people!!!!
The mums loved the show as well!!!! It was fun for all!!! 
In the evening my son kept on asking when the show was coming back!!!

I wanted to thank you for your passion as this punch and judy was beautiful and very funny and this is all thank to you and your amazing energy!!!

The balloons at the end was a great bonus and just perfect to finish the day!!! Most of the boys played with their swords all evening!!!
My flower is till alive!!!

Thanks again and see you next year!!!

Have a lovely day,


To Professor Dill
Re: 11/12/14

Hi Gary

I just wanted to thank you for a fabulous show on Sunday afternoon. The kids had a great time and you did an amazing job at keeping them entertained throughout. The balloon animals at the end were a huge hit as was the whole show and I know some of the parents watching may be contacting you about future parties.

Best wishes,


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Cher Lewis
To Professor Dill
Reply-To: Cher Lewis
Re: worthing 12/8/14

Hi Professor Dill!

I would like to say a huge thank you again for coming to do my son's 6th birthday party yesterday. Your show's were absolutely amazing! All the children loved it, they shouted and laughed so loud and hard. I heard one of them ask if there was going to be another show! All the adults likewise enjoyed themselves, it really was superb family fun for all. I couldn't recommend you highly enough 10/10 for performance and value for money. Thank you very much for making a brilliant party.

Kind regards

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Stacy Schulmeyer
To: Prof Dill
Re: Cross in Hand School 9 May 2014

Thanks again for a fantastic show.
The children were buzzing so I asked them what the would rather have : a Punch and Judy show or 45 minutes on their X-box, and I'm sure you will be as pleased as I was to hear they said Punch and Judy!
See you next year!
Stacy x 

maria Masterson
To: Prof Dill
Re Party 18th January 2014

Hi Professor Dill 

Just to say thank you so much for providing fantastic entertainment at my daughters birthday party last Saturday. 
The magic was great! The show fantastic! We really appreciate all those balloon models too! 
I have never seen children so engaged at a party. It was great that it was enjoyed by all the different age groups. We all had such fun. I look forward to booking you again in the future and wouldn't hesitate in recommending you. It was a pleasure meeting you! 

Kindest regards
Maria Masterson 

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Lynne Guthrie
To: Prof Dill
Re: Children's party thank you

Dear Dill 

Finally now that half term is finished I have a moment to write and thank you for the fabulous Punch & Judy show you did for Dominic’s 5th birthday party on 15 February. Dominic was enthralled with the magic and the puppets, as were his little friends and I’ve had lots of very positive comments from the parents who watched the show. It is very had to keep 20 five year olds entertained for 45-50 minutes but your show certainly did that! And thank you for patiently creating all those balloon figures for the children (more than once for quite a few of the children!) – they had such good fun with them.
Thanks again and very best wishes
Lynne and Richard
(Kingston upon thames)
From Virgina Lawrence
RE: party booking Saturday December 14
TO: Professor Dill

Hi Professor Dill
I just wanted to say thank you for the show last Saturday.  The kids really enjoyed it and it was definitely the easiest party I’ve organised!  I think the fact that all the children stayed sitting down and no one wandered off shows how much they liked it.  Thomas really liked it and drew a picture of your Punch and Judy show yesterday so he would remember it forever!
Thanks again and best wishes for Christmas and 2014.
Best wishes
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Hanna Brown
To: Professor Dill
Subject: Thanks

On 24 July 2013, at 10:32, Hanna Brown wrote:

Thanks again for a wonderful show. You were fabulous.

I've handed out several of your cards to others who want to contact you.

Thanks again and ! will be in touch again next year for you to come and do Theo's birthday again.

Best Wishes

From: Samantha Mckeon
Subject: Thank you
Date: 21 July 2013 08:15:58 GMT
To: Professor Dill

Thank you Dill for a wonderful show - you are definitely a guy with a beautiful art.

To see everyones faces smile and laughing while joining in was lovely to see.

Grant and i thank you,very much you take care.

Us five were doing "kissy kissy kissy" with our hands this morning. and talking about the

crocodile taking the sausages!

thank you

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From: Sandra Romito
Subject: Re: Punch and Judy in London
Date: 12 January 2013 22:00:19 GMT
To: Professor Dill

Dear Professor Dill,

Thank you so much for driving from Brighton with the snow! The magic and the show were amazing and the kids enjoyed them enormously! 
I hope you are safe home.

Thanks again
Sandra and Francesca 

Date: 12 December 2011 11:01:12 GMT
To: Professor Dill
Subject: Many Thanks

On 12 Dec 2011, at 09:37, Kate Stannard wrote:

Dear Prof Dill,
Apologies a very delayed thank you for coming to our party on the 27th November at High Hurstwood. We all loved your show & the children are still talking about it! So a big thank you from us.
Best wishes,
Date: 24 November 2011 15:12:32 GMT
To: Professor Dill
Subject: Thankyou

I am emailing to thank you for performing at my wedding on the 3rd september 2011. Your shows were very popular with young and old. Many mums have asked me for your details hoping to book for future birthday parties.
You built up such a good repor with the children, trully entertaining.
Thanks for making my wedding so memorable
Erin Gillings-Berloth.