Ryan Swain (presenter)

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Ryan Swain
Ryan Swain.jpg
Swain hosting in a park at Flamingo Land Resort in June 2016
Born (1990-02-24) 24 February 1990 (age 28)[1]
Malton, North Yorkshire, England[2]
OccupationTelevision, radio, live events presenter, DJ and comedian
Known forFrank Lamingo
Children2 daughters[2]

Ryan Swain is an English television, radio, live events presenter, DJ and comedian.[3][4][5][6] Born in Malton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom.[2][7]

He was runner-up for the Yorkshire Media Personality of the Year Award in The Yorkshire Choice Awards[8] and was also nominated for Kate Granger Outstanding Achievement Award.[9] Swain once presented the Saturday night show on York's Minster FM.[10] Ryan won the People's Choice Award 2018 in Birmingham for his work in entertainment and charity. Swain won award against Tim Westwood and Sir Lenny Henry.[11][12]

He has interviewed many people including Paul Gascoigne, Ronan Keating and Liam Gallagher.[2] Swain skateboarded from Malton to Scarborough and back, breaking the world record, raising more than £6,000 for Louby’s Lifeline, which funds brain tumor research.[2][9]


Ryan started his career in 2012 as an entertainer at Flamingo Land Resort. A Theme park based in North Yorkshire. Swain was the first presenter of their popular Party in the Park concerts.[13][10]

He left Flamingo Land Resort in 2017.[13] Swain also presented the Saturday night show on York's Minster FM for a short period.[10]


  1. ^ "About Ryan Swain". ryanswain.co.uk. Retrieved 7 September 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d e f "INTERVIEW: ENTERTAINER RYAN SWAIN ON HIS RISE TO FAME AND LOVE FOR YORKSHIRE". livingnorth.com. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  3. ^ Bologna, Caroline. "Every Question You Hear When You Have Twins, Answered In One Hilarious Video". Huffington Post. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  4. ^ Wallwork, Ellen. "17 Things You Learn As A New Parent, Comedian Ryan Swain Shares His Insight As A Father Of Twins". HuffPo. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  5. ^ SCOTT, CATHERINE. "'My message to anyone with ADHD is to accept who you are', says presenter Ryan Swain". Yorkshire Post. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  6. ^ Boult, Adam. "People are trying to shrink the new plastic £5 notes". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  7. ^ "Ryan Swain Exclusive Interview". thephoenixnewspaper.com. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  8. ^ "Recognising yorkshire ACHIEVEMENT and raising funds for st. gemma's hospice". www.yorkshirechoiceawards.co.uk. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  9. ^ a b https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/my-message-to-anyone-with-adhd-is-to-accept-who-you-are-says-presenter-ryan-swain-1-8964708
  10. ^ a b c "Minster FM On Air". Minster FM. Retrieved 6 September 2018.
  11. ^ Darley, Karen. "Ryedale presenter Ryan Swain wins People's Choice Award 2018".
  12. ^ "People's Choice Award for Malton presenter Ryan Swain". Minster FM.
  13. ^ a b "Our Northern Treasure, RYAN SWAIN is up for a fantastic Yorkshire Gig Award". Northernrevive.co.uk. Retrieved 14 September 2018.

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