Polly Jay belongs to one of the most famous circus families in the world 'Gerry Cottle', and as you may imagine, Polly grew up surrounded by circus acts. She has travelled widely and is a very polished performer.
She started her professional career in 1993 as part of the Cottle Sisters Circus, later travelling extensively with the ‘Circus of Horrors’ then in 1999-2000 she joined Cottle & Austen’s Electric Circus. She has made numerous T.V. appearances including ‘Beadles Daredevil’s’, and supporting Robbie William’s at the Lyceum Theatre.
She is a very high grade aerial performer specialising on the Aerial Silks although in the past she has done Aerial Straps, Corde Lisse, Cloudswing, Bungees and Cerceux (aerial hoop)