Littlehouse Media

Danny MacAskill launches video, ‘Danny Daycare’. Best ‘uncle’ ever?

Danny MacAskill has today, Monday 20 May 2019, launched a new feature video, “Danny Daycare”, on his YouTube channel.  This time, though, Daisy, the now 4-year-old daughter of good friend and director Stu Thomson, steals the show. If you haven’t seen Daisy and Danny “cruising” through Scotland yet, then make sure to witness their day out together – #dannydaycare.


Danny’s latest video, a Cut Media production, shows the biking professional looking after Daisy (aged 2), while her parents have the day off. While reading books and stacking building blocks can be fulfilling, Danny naturally has other things in mind. Daisy agrees to head outside into the fresh air and Scottish countryside with ‘uncle’ Danny leading the way on his mountain bike.



The 33-year-old Scot is widely known as one of the most entertaining content creators the world has to offer. 10 years after his breakthrough video “Inspired Bicycles – April 2009”, that included mind blowing stunts filmed at iconic locations across Edinburgh, was uploaded to the internet and multiple video projects that have racked up well over 300,000,000 views on various YouTube platforms, Danny MacAskill has published his latest video, the first new production to be published on his brand-new YouTube channel.


Danny MacAskill, the world-renowned street trials rider and YouTube sensation from the Isle of Skye, said: “We joked about making a film about me babysitting Daisy and taking her for an adventure around Scotland and doing tricks along the way. Eventually we decided that it would be a really cool thing for Daisy to look back on when she is older and a great film, so that’s what we did. As Daycare is a parody video, it made sense to visit some old locations from some of my videos to give the viewers something to laugh about. Being on top of the ‘Inaccessible Pinnacle’, Cuillin Ridge on the Isle of Skye, was definitely taking that to the extreme, but I’m pleased we did!”




Images attached – Daisy Thomson (aged 2) and Danny McAskill – please credit Cut Media.


Media Contact for Danny MacAskill & The Drop and Roll Tour at The Edinburgh Festival Fringe:

Paddy Cuthbert | Littlehouse Media | E: [email protected] | M: +44 (0)7913 951717


Notes to Editors

Video produced by Cut Media.

Locations in video: Dalgety Bay, Killin, Aberfoyle, Dunkeld, Loch Coruisk, Isle of Skye


About Danny MacAskill

Danny MacAskill stunned hundreds of thousands of viewers in a matter of hours in 2009 when his first video “Inspired Bicycles” was uploaded to YouTube by his friend and videographer Dave Sowerby. The video showed the young Scotsman, born on the Isle of Skye, perform never seen before tricks on a trials bike in the streets of Edinburgh. “Inspired Bicycles” didn’t only spark Danny MacAskill’s professional career, but also catapulted a niche sport into the spotlight of a mainstream audience. Apart from having performed in a number of major productions such as “Imaginate” (89 million views), “The Ridge” (61 million views) and “Cascadia” (38 million views), Danny has also had the honor of bearing the Olympic torch during the tour in Glasgow for London 2012, participated in a Hollywood production and been nominated for National Geographic’s “Adventurer of the Year Award”.


Danny MacAskill and The Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019

Together with the Drop and Roll Tour, his hugely popular street trials stunt display team, Danny McAskill will be heading to Scotland’s capital for the month of August for his Edinburgh Festival Fringe debut. Danny MacAskill’s Drop and Roll Live, a brand new supercharged live indoor street trials show featuring jaw-dropping stunts and gravity-defying tricks to amaze adults and children alike, will be performed at The Lafayette at Underbelly’s Circus Hub on The Meadows every day from 03 to 24 August 2019; with two shows a day on 07, 12 and 19 August.


Follow Danny MacAskill:

Danny’s YouTube channel:

Danny Daycare: #dannydaycare

Danny’s website:

Danny’s Facebook Fanpage:

Danny’s Instagram profile:

Danny’s Twitter account:


Danny MacAskill Media Contact/Managing Agency:

rasoulution GmbH

Oliver Junggeburth

Karl-Theodor-Strasse 55

80803 München



E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: +49 (0)89 3866709-18


TV/Online Distribution:

eye|sprint communication
Simone van Slingerland
Goritschach 7/1
9133 Sittersdorf, Austria


Email: [email protected]
Phone: +49 (0) 151 419 176 72

You Might Also Like

Media Advisory – Images – The Ultra Tour of Edinburgh

New massed ultra running tour to challenge Edinburgh’s visitors

Run Scotland on The Ultra Tour of Arran

Cream O’ The Croft – far more than just a bike festival

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival 2018 – The Long Road To Adventure

300 Dutch adventurers to run, bike and kayak across Scotland

Two Scottish youth hostels celebrate landmark anniversaries

VisitScotland’s Lord Thurso to deliver The Charles Kennedy Memorial Lecture

Young ‘Fifers’ invited to collaborate in Eliminator Bike Festival

Best seat in the house! Where to catch Stage 1 – The OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Media Advisory – 500 runners to tame Edinburgh with the inaugural Ultra Tour

Expose yourself the No Fuss way

Muckin’ good mountain bike events launched for 2016

A muckin’ great Audax, perfect for Cream o’ the Croft road cyclists

Geraint Thomas and Owain Doull return to OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Youth development key to Edinburgh Central’s 10th Anniversary

Keith Legge, CEO of SYHA Hostelling Scotland, steps down after 13 years

Discover Scotland’s ‘Braw Buildings’ with Hostelling Scotland

Mark Cavendish to return at the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

SYHA’s Glasgow Metro youth hostel awarded 3 stars by VisitScotland

Summer Youth Hostel Returns to Glasgow

New hydro scheme powers Scottish mountain resort

A new mucky duathlon for the Eliminator Weekender in Fife

‘Connect To Your Adventure!’ – big success in just 7 weeks

Lochaber’s ‘Connect to Your Adventure’ digital marketing campaign, a huge success

Archibald urges Edinburgh locals to sign up for HSBC UK City Ride

The ultimate runners’ sightseeing tour of Edinburgh returns

Nevis Range and Trek renew commercial partnership for 2019/20

Noel Williams wins 2019 Scottish Award for Excellence in Mountain Culture

Cyclists Get into Gear for Angus Cycling Festival

IRONKIDS Scotland – 3,000 kids to take part in global running series

Muckin’ good festive discounts on Muckmedden 2018 bike events

Coast to Coast – run, bike ride and kayak 105 miles across Scotland

Media Advisory – Cancellation of The Mighty Deerstalker, Saturday 03 March 2018, The Scottish Borders

Sporting legend Gavin Hastings to inspire Lochaber at Ideas Week 2017

Nevis Range partner with Disability Snowsport UK for Winter 18/19

Fife farmland to host the new Eliminator MTB Weekender Festival

New European partnership to upskill adventure tourism in five countries

The Ultra Tour of Arran, a big draw for international adventure tourists

Hot water on tap for Loch Ossian Youth Hostel

Alex Dowsett confirms return to OVO Energy Tour of Britain

SYHA Hostelling Scotland assist in a Recovery Version

Another Muckin’ great line-up of mountain bike events announced for 2017

A Mucky Duathlon for the Eliminator Bike Festival in Fife

Halloween fancy dress mountain bike Enduro returns to Perth

SYHA opens new summer youth hostel in Edinburgh

Run Scotland in two days with the new Ultra Tour of Arran

The new Pentland Trail Centre – The future for Edinburgh biking

Fair City Enduro Confirmed As Scotland’s Only Enduro World Series Qualifier

Mountain Bikers Gear Up for a Fun Day’s Night in Falkirk

Danny MacAskill celebrates Edinburgh anniversary with Fringe debut at Circus Hub

Rob Cochrane wins 2019 Scottish Youth Award for Excellence in Mountain Culture

Cream o’ the Croft: three Muckin’ good family festivals rolled into one!

Muckin’ good news for two wheeled Early Birds

IRONKIDS activity programmes promote healthy and active lifestyles – SUN, FUN, RUN!

Fort William – the perfect cruise destination

Paralympic Gold Medallist Neil Fachie To Attend HSBC UK City Ride Edinburgh

Go Swim Loch Lomond – a new open water event for Scotland

Immerse yourself in Lochaber Ideas Week 2019

Winner covers 319km at The UK 24hr Mountain Bike Championships

Young volunteers wanted to run IRONKIDS Scotland running events

World teams heading to Edinburgh for OVO Energy Tour of Britain

The Falkirk Funduro 2017: mountain biking fun with two capital F’s

SYHA appoints Lois Marshall as Youth & Volunteer Engagement Manager

Planning on holidaying at home? Give hostelling a go!

Huge demand for ultrarunner Jasmin Paris at Fort William Mountain Festival

Big Biking October – two International bike events for the Outdoor Capital

No Fuss add two International MTB events to 2018 programme

Epic Halloween tale of ‘Ned vs Monster’ in the Outdoor Capital

Changing times at Nevis Range Mountain Experience!

National Funding Boost for Cream o’ the Croft and The Eliminator

Competition Climber, Shauna Coxsey, wins Scottish Youth Ambassador Award

It’s all about head to head bike racing at Fife’s Eliminator

Paul Merton Visits SYHA’s Loch Ossian Hostel – Paul Merton’s Secret Stations

Lochaber Tourism Day with Cal Mac – Debate, Engage, Network

The Cream of Enduro will rise to the top at Comrie Croft

Do we hear Muckwedding Belles in Fife?

SYHA partners with Ayrshire College for valuable volunteer experience

Fife farm to be transformed for a family bike and outdoor festival

No Fuss for Kinlochleven, the UK’s only Enduro World Series Qualifier

#myoutdoorcapital – OCUK to put visitors firmly in the frame

People are at the heart of SYHA Hostelling Scotland!

Nevis Range team up with Endura

Hostelling Scotland opens four summer youth hostels in 2018

Muckin’ good discounts for a muckin’ good 2019 event programme

Hostelling Scotland, a new brand identity unveiled

POC headline sponsor for Scottish Enduro Series for sixth year

Are you hard enough to take on The Double Stalker?

Get your adventure challenge on with Project: Explore

Fort William has all the Mòd cons

Young people invited to collaborate in Muckin’ good summer festivals

Nevis Range and Trek announce a partnership for 2018/19

No Fuss partnerships lead the way for Scotland’s Enduro

Margo Paterson appointed as CEO of SYHA Hostelling Scotland

SYHA Hostelling Scotland – building Scottish hostelling for the future

Start your Highland biking adventure at the new Nevis Range Bike School

Scottish Enduro Series confirms POC as headline sponsor for fifth year

ITV4 to screen every minute of OVO Energy Tour of Britain live

Jura, the Border Collie, trains to become the first Ski Patrol rescue dog at Nevis Range

Glen Nevis Youth Hostel re-opens after major redevelopment project

Nevis Range moving forward with interim CEO Rod Pashley

Enduro World Series Qualifier, Kinlochleven – Race Report

Business Community Programme launched for Lochaber Ideas Week 2018

Media Advisory – UK’s highest Shinty match to promote tourism in Lochaber

Tour De Ben Nevis and and Ultra Marathon De Ben Nevis – Race Report

No Fuss running events given Compression boost in 2018

SYHA collaborates with Glasgow Caledonian University

Cameron McNeish wins 2018 Scottish Award for Excellence in Mountain Culture

Route announcement confirmed for HSBC City Ride in Edinburgh

New Lochaber website aiming high

Chris O’Brien appointed Destination Manager for the Outdoor Capital of the UK

Entries open for SKI-AN-DURO, Scotland’s new ski and mountain bike Enduro

SKI-AN-DURO, a new ski and mountain bike Enduro for Scotland

OCUK unveil their new branded gondola at Nevis Range

Young event assistants invited to join the IRONKIDS Scotland event team

Up to 350 riders will take on the Fair City Enduro when it returns to Perth

Scotland’s mountain bike Enduro World Series qualifier sold out in record time

The Fort William Mountain Festival 2018 – Celebrate the great outdoors

No Fuss serve up a vindaloo of an off road bike festival

Millburn Academy ensures a warm welcome to Inverness Youth Hostel

Nevis Range, Scotland’s highest snowsports destination, open for business

Lochaber Tourism Summit 2019, a must-attend event for Highland tourism businesses