Chris Parkinson is a folk musician. He plays the piano, guitar, concertina, tin whistle, melodeon, piano, accordion, keyboard, and the fiddle. He portrays Biggs in As the Bell Rings (United Kingdom). He went to a school in burnley until the age of 10. With his passion for theater , he then went off to a musical and drama school in London. He has done many west end productions but is most well known for his character on as the bell ringson a well known channel.