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John Ericson
Talks about:  An eclectic range of topics derived from his diverse interests and enthusiasms including Pub Signs, Children's Book Illustrations, Visual Illusions and The Shakers of North America, John is an Accredited Lecturer for The Arts Society.

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Paul Atterbury is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak

Paul Atterbury
Talks about: Ceramics, The Victorians and the Edwardians, Behind the scenes at the BBC Antiques Roadshow. MORE

Valerie Leon
Talks about: Her career during the golden era of British TV and film including being a  Hammer Horror star, twice Bond girl and six times Carry On girl. MORE

Peter Tomlinson is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak

Peter Tomlinson
Talks about: Creating and co-presenting children's TV programme Tiswas and starting up SAGA Radio. MORE

NIgel Rees is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak

Nigel Rees

Talks about: Career as a journalist and radio presenter including being the deviser and front man for Radio 4's Quote...Unquote. MORE

Hilary Kay is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak
John Benjamin is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak

Hilary Kay
Talks about: Her long and fascinating career in antiques and her experiences as a long-standing expert on The Antiques Roadshow. MORE

John C. Benjamin

Talks about: His successful career in jewellery including work on the BBC's The Antiques Roadshow. MORE

David Barry is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak
Brian Freeland is a speaker with after lunch speaker agency Easy Speak

David Barry
Talks about: His life as an author and actor including work on TV and film, most notably LWT's series Please Sir! MORE

Brian Freeland
Talks about: A lifetime working in British theatre both as a director and playwright. MORE

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Vanessa Miles
Talks about: Her famous family and her own acting and broadcast career which to date has included work for LLBC, Capital Radio and Sky TV. MORE

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Gabriel Woolf
Talks about: His career as an actor, playwright, broadcaster and narrator including appearances in Dr Who. Also, his love of Victorian literary giants. MORE

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Christopher Lewis
Talks about: Christopher's long career as Executive Producer on BBC flagship programme The Antiques Roadshow. MORE

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Andrew Collins 
Polymath Andrew talks about his multiple careers as a novelist, TV script writer, journalist and most recently, radio presenter for Classic FM . MORE

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Lesley North
Talks about: This well-known actress and dancer gives an entertaining compilation of poems, articles and short stories celebrating women in suburbia.  MORE

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Ginny Davis
Talks about: A light-hearted look at criminal sentencing and being a former barrister turned sell-out writer and performer of one-woman plays based on modern family life.  MORE

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after lunch speakers, music club speakers, literary club speakers

John Hawksworth
Talks about: His long and fascinating career as a professional golfer, BBC TV and BBC Radio and Sky Sports commentator. MORE

Susan Orringe
Talks about: Her career in antiques and fine art including appearances on several BBC TV programmes.  MORE

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after lunch speakers, music club speakers, literary club speakers
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Elizabeth Muir-Lewis
Talks about: Being a professional singer, musician as well as talks on Rossini, Puccini and Glyndebourne. MORE

Janet Canetty-Clarke
Talks about: The trials of a woman conductor plus a talk on 'art and music'. MORE

Paul Campion
Talks about: History of the Proms, Mastermind TV programme, Glyndebourne, Maria Callas, Kathleen Ferrier. MORE

Robin Gregory
Talks about: Being a musician, a teacher, tutor to Middle Eastern high rollers and a presenter on BBC Radio 2. MORE

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James Mitchell
Talks about: Being an opera singer, the magic of musicals, Howard Keel, teaching singing. MORE

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David Pickard
Talks about: His amazing work as the Artistic Director of both Sussex's Glyndebourne opera house and The Proms . MORE

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Iain Sutherland
Talks about: His stellar career as a conductor with the BBC working with stars such as Nigel Kennedy and Nicola Benedetti. MORE

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Nicolas Chisholm MBE
Talks about: His long career spent working with violinist Yehudi Menuhin running his eponymous school.  MORE

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Tony Harris
Talks about: Tony is a comedian, raconteur and actor who does historical talks with an hysterical twist.  MORE

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after lunch speakers, music club speakers, literary club speakers
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David Mitchell
Talks about: Being one of the UK's most famous town criers and his work as the official town crier in Chester. MORE

Pam Ayres
Talks about: Pam reads poetry in her now famous style in an evening of delightful humour. MORE

Lady Crabtree
Talks about: Lady Crabtree is the comic creation and 'aristocratic' TV and radio regular 'lady' Paul James.

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Eliza McClelland
Talks about: Eliza is an actor and gives fun-filled talks for great parties. Christmas , women or beadwork!".  MORE

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Ann Veronica
Talks about: Her extraordinary and almost unintended move from retiree to fashion book writer and model. MORE

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Graham Short
Talks about: His much-publicised career and fame as a miniature engraving artist. MORE

Terence Rockall
Talks about: A career in the police and beyond as a fingerprinting expert. MORE

Anthony Slinn
Talks about: His expertise in and experiences within the world of fine art. MORE

Amanda Bryett
Talks about: Her career and experiences as one of the UK's leading vaccination experts.  MORE

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Keith Baldwin
Talks about: His long career as a senior police officer and member of the Household Cavalry. MORE

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after lunch speakers, music club speakers, literary club speakers

Michael Laikin
Talks about: His a long and fascinating career in antiques and furniture that started during the 1960s. MORE

Alan Mason
Talks about: Being a garden designer; A Gardener's Life, Gardens of Europe, Creating a Garden for You. MORE

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Captain William Wells
Talks about: A vast range of different subject but all connected with his maritime career. MORE

Terence Henderson
Talks about: His experiences as a pilot and in particular being a captain on Concorde. MORE

Grace Robertson OBE
Talks about: Her life and career as a world-renown photojournalist and photographer. MORE

Sir Alistair MacDuff
Talks about: His experiences as a judge, murder and other high profile cases and much MORE

Patricia Wright
Talks about: 'Strange History of Buckingham Palace, Royal London, Medieval Ancestors'. MORE

Christopher Fifield
Talks about: His work as an English conductor, music historian,  musicologist and Kathleen Ferrier expert. MORE

Michael Leach
Talks about: Being one of Europe's most renowned and widely published wildlife photographers. MORE

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Peter Barratt
Talks about:  Suffragette Alice Hawkins and her role in women gaining the vote 1918, a talk he gave in Parliament last year . MORE

Captain Kim Sharman
Talks about: His life in aviation including flying Boeing 747s and much more . MORE

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Diane Burstein
Talks about: All things London including its history, theatre, artists, areas and famous shops. MORE

Iain Kennedy
Talks about: A range of historical subjects including the Suez and Panama canals and the 'Real Pirates of the Caribbean', ... MORE

Canon Dr Anne Davison
Talks about: A range of topics but Anne is particularly interested in the connection between today’s events and world history ... MORE

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Peter Scott
Talks about:  The fascinating lives and times of the world's leading artists and movements including David Hockney, Matisse and Picasso . MORE

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Leslie Gilham
Talks about: Being an auctioneer and fine art consultant, author and expert on fine art. MORE

Suzanne Morgan
Talks about: Her fascinating career as a pawnbroker, hairdresser and spinal injury survivior. MORE

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Steven B Bruce
Talks about: His life as a fine art auctioneer plus how to browse antique shops and sorting jewels from the junk. MORE

Helen Rufus-Ward
Talks about: Art history and aincluding include Late Antique, Byzantine and Medieval art. MORE

Mervyn Edgecombe

Talks about:  HIs many and fascinating years spent as a high-flying journalist working on Fleet Street. MORE

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John Negus
Talks about: Being a renowned gardener and horticultural expert . MORE

Nikki Parmenter
Talks about: Nikki is a renowned textile and mixed media artist who has recently used her art form to highlight the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans. MORE

Barry Johnston
Talks about: Being the son of cricket commentator Brian Johnston and his own amazing career in radio. MORE

Lucinda Hawksley
Talks about: Her knowledge and experiences of being a Dickens expert, author and his great, great, great grandaughter. MORE

Colin Alderson
Talks about:
Cooking for the Queen and other members of the Royal Household during his many years working for them. MORE

Sue and Victoria Riches
Talk about: Their adventures during an epic crossing of the Arctic, part of a ground and record-breaking team. MORE

Keith Kimber and Tania Brown
Talk about: A life spent travelling around the world covering 250,000 miles during 16 years. MORE

Paul Braithwaite
Talks about: His extraordinary climbing career on the mountains of Europe and beyond and, most famously, Everest. MORE

Valerie Leon in Norwich

In September the well-known Bond Girl Valerie Leon gave a talk about her career to a lunch club in Norwich. She was very well received. Her talk showed excerpts from some of her well known films, including the 6 "Carry on" films. Valerie talks about her life as a film actress with enormous humour. The feedback from her talk was enthusiastic and appreciative.

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