Details on talks + booking form

I offer several talks to WI, church groups, residential homes etc.

Talks available

  • Annoying ancestors – An anecdotal tale of what to look for and pitfalls to avoid
  • A tale of wealth, separation, murder and a hanging. Centred on Staunton Harold Hall, Leicestershire, this is a story about the last English Nobleman hanged for murder.
  • Before the welfare state – institutions,  home remedies and quack doctors
  • History of the postcard – A plotted history of the humble postcard and it’s place in social history
  • What is it Quiz  – Set 1 – A fun quiz on bygone household items. 4 sets are available.
  • What is it Quiz – Set 2
  • What is it Quiz – Set 3
  • What is it Quiz – Set 4


£40 plus 40p per mile  mileage calculated from Spondon.   Please contact me to discuss the fee especially if the talk is for charity or for a group 15 people or smaller.


I provide all the necessary equipment for the talks/quizzes, i.e. projector, laptop, screen, extension lead, quiz sheets and pens.


All talks / quizzes last approximately 40 – 50 minutes – plus time for questions / answers. Please contact me to discuss timings as all the above can be tailored to suit your needs.

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