The Yorkshire Speakers Directory


Complete Listing as at: 21:59 Saturday 15 December 2018 :: Ordered by Speaker Surname.

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Speaker Topics Speaker Location Areas Covered
Mr Adam ALDERSON Health, Inspiration, Public Service
Cancer, Surgery, Transplant
Leyburn All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Pat ALKER Culture
Ethiopia, Uzbekistan, Chile
Huddersfield West Yorkshire only
Mr Robin ALLAN Legal
Protecting Your Assets
Brafferton North Yorkshire only
Mrs Jane ASHBY Family History, Travel
Chinese Mission
York All Yorkshire covered
Mr Mike J BAMFORD Walking
Himalayan Trekking
Bingley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Keith BARBER Nostalgia
A trip Down memory lane
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Mike BARFIELD Entertainment
TV & Radio Comedy
Helperby All Yorkshire covered
Mr Chris BARLOW BeeKeeping
Honey, Bees
Wakefield West Yorkshire only
Mrs Kathleen BARNETT Wildlife
Animal Rescue
Hull East Yorkshire only
Mr Roger J BARTON Africa, Foreign Tales
AFRICA including Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Ian BAXTER Orient, Foreign Tales
A Tale of Ten Cities
Linthwaite, Huddersfield West Yorkshire only
Mrs Michelle BEADLE History
Airships, Amy Johnson, Aviation
Hull All Yorkshire covered
Mr Alan BEADLE Sport
Motor Sport, Speedway
Hull All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Margaret BEECH Bookart, Crafts, Paper Magic
Book Art
York North Yorkshire only
Mr David BELL History
Plague Doctor
Eyam South Yorkshire only
Mr Ray BIGGS History
Grimsthorpe, Old Sheffield Plate
Bourne All Yorkshire covered
Mr Paul BLAKEY MBE Crime, Culture, Public Speaking
Street Angels
Halifax All Yorkshire covered
Dr Judy BLEZZARD Music
The carol: a Christmas crib
Bingley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Colin BOWER Humour
Showbusiness
Nottingham All Yorkshire covered
Mr Jim BRETTELL Public Services
Probation Service
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Tony BREWER Photography
PhotoShop, Quiz, Cameras
Mansfield South Yorkshire only
Ms Helen BROADHEAD Social History
Bradford's Pioneering Women
Shipley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Malcolm BROOKE History, Military, Travel
WW2, Military Meanderings
York All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Carol BROOKS Charities, International
The Karen of Burma
Mansfield South Yorkshire only
Mrs Pat BROWN Collecting
Charles Horner Hat pins
Barnsley All Yorkshire covered
Dr Danielle BROWN Sport, Health
Strategies to cope with pressure
Lothersdale All Yorkshire covered
Mr Tony BURKITT Travel, History, Windfarms, Photography
Lincoln from Roman times to the 21st century
Burley-in-Wharfedale, Ilkley West Yorkshire only
Ms Liz BURTON Complementary Therapy, Health
Genetic Memory
Doncaster South Yorkshire only
Mr John BUTTERWICK Wine
10 Ways to Improve your Enjoyment of Wine
Wetherby All Yorkshire covered
Miss Rachael CAMPEY Health, Education
Change Management
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Martin CARR Self Belief
Confidence building
Steeton, West Yorkshire All Yorkshire covered
Mr Mohinder, Singh CHANA Religion, Culture
Sikh Religion and Culture
Bradford All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Kirsty CHRISTMAS Charities
Donkey Sanctuary
Otley West Yorkshire only
Mr John IRVING CLARKE Writing
Poetry, Short Stories
Wakefield All Yorkshire covered
Mrs c/o The Secretary, J CLAY Music, Entertainment
Lightcliffe, Halifax West Yorkshire only
Mr Jeff COATES Environment, Gardening
Home composting
County Hall, Northallerton North Yorkshire only
Mr John COHEN Entertainment, History
Alma Cogan
Mirfield West Yorkshire only
Mr Mel COOK Travel, Wildlife
ANTARCTICA, ALASKA & More
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Bryan COOK Health
Brainwave Optimization
Liversedge West Yorkshire only
Mr Simon CORK History
Andrew Carnegie, Steel
Sheffield South Yorkshire only
Mr Mike COVELL History
Hull's Ghostly Myths and Legends
Kingston upon Hull All Yorkshire covered
Mr Roy CRESSEY Yorkshire, Transport, Travel, Military, Africa
Shipshape
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Ms Diane CROFT Health, Alternative Medicine
Good Health Naturally
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Ms Christina CROFT History
Queen Victoria, Romanovs, WW1
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Bret CROSSLEY Wheelchair Adventures
life changing trauma
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr David DALBY Finance
Introduction to technical analysis
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Miss Abbie DAVIS Charities
Yorkshire Cancer Research
Harrogate North Yorkshire only
Mr Bob DEBELL Museums
Motor Sport
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Kath DEIGHTON Music
General musical entertainment
Chesterfield South Yorkshire only
Mrs Jacqueline G DEPELLE History, Culture, Family History
Award winning British genealogy
Pudsey, Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Lynne DITCHBURN History
Early Anglo/American Slavery
Ripon All Yorkshire covered
Ms Sheila DIXON Family History, History
RMS Titanic
Hull All Yorkshire covered
Mr Granville DOBSON Legal, Public Services, Railways
On the Bench
Bradford West Yorkshire only
Mr Roy E DUXBURY Crime
Hull All Yorkshire covered
Mr Tony EATON Military
WW2, Arnham
Northallerton North Yorkshire only
Miss Olwen J EDWARDS Health, Finance, Culture, Charities
The Alexander Technique
Halifax West Yorkshire only
Mrs Elizabeth EDWARDS Travel, History, Collecting
Teddy Bears, Garden Festivals
Northallerton North Yorkshire only
Mr Timothy EDWARDS History, Toys, Travel
Teddy Bears, Garden Festivals
Nothallerton North Yorkshire only
Mr Richard ELLIS Health
Our year from hell
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Sara J ESLER Finance, Legal
Wealth Protection
York All Yorkshire covered
Dr Ann FEATHERSTONE History
Victorian pantomime, Crime
Ilkeston South Yorkshire only
Mr Tim FEE Entertainment
TV & Films
Harrogate All Yorkshire covered
Ms Sue FIRTH Health, Alternative Medicine
Forever Living Products
Horbury, Wakefield All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Zoe FISHER Nutrition
Nutrition myths & facts
Barnsley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Tony FLAVELL Music
Talk, Song & Singalong
York All Yorkshire covered
Ms Julie FLETCHER Alternative Medicine
Healing
Preston, Hull West Yorkshire only
Mr Stephen FLINDERS History, Archaeology, Social History, Family History
Industrial History
Derbyshire South Yorkshire only
Mr Tim FORMAN Humour, Advice
20 amusing years in sales & marketing
Skipton All Yorkshire covered
Mr Paul W FORSTER Natural History
Ornithology, lepidoptra, Ordonata
Guisborough North Yorkshire only
Mrs Michelle FOULKS Charities
Cancer problems in Yorkshire
Harrogate West Yorkshire only
Miss Linda FRANCIS Health
Bone Health Awareness
Barnsley All Yorkshire covered
Mr & Mrs Chris MARSHALL & Marilyn FREEMAN Photography, Health
Making Better Use of your Camera
Halifax All Yorkshire covered
Mr Louis GARDNER Military
Navy, WW1 Gallipoli, Deterrents
Salford All Yorkshire covered
Mr Alan GIBSON Military
military experience, acting
Knaresborough All Yorkshire covered
Mr Alan GOLDSBRO Health, Inspiration
Parkinsons
Doncaster All Yorkshire covered
Mr Evan GREEN-HUGHES Television, Family History, Film, Railways
Film and TV Special Effects
Holmfirth All Yorkshire covered
Mr Roy GUNSON History
Shakespeare, Heisenberg
Rotherham South Yorkshire only
Mr Phil A HAMMOND Publishing
Newspaper Publishing, Canal Living
Doncaster All Yorkshire covered
Mr John A HARGREAVES Yorkshire, History, Religion
Yorkshire History Makers
Halifax All Yorkshire covered
Mr Mark HARRISON Crafts
Floral art demonstration
Doncaster All Yorkshire covered
Mr Paul HARRISON Crime
Serial Killers
Driffield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Christopher D HELME History, Music, Nostalga
The Rise and Fall of Sunny Vale Pleasure Gardens Hipperholme, ..Other Folks Rubbish
Lightcliffe, Halifax West Yorkshire only
Mr Mike HIGGINBOTTOM Architecture
UK USA Architecture & Heritage
Sheffield All Yorkshire covered
Miss Ellie HILL Charities, Health
Cancer problems
Harrogate South Yorkshire only
Mrs Angela HINDLE Ethics, Philosophy, Religion
Creative Writing
York All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Robina HODGSON History
WW2, Home Front, Tudor Housewife
Huddersfield West Yorkshire only
Mrs Adrienne HODGSON Charities
Cancer Research
Beverley East Yorkshire only
Mr Harold HOGGARTH History
Dyslexia, Punch & Judy, Magic
Barnoldswick North Yorkshire only
Mrs Gillian M HOVELL Archaeology
Classics, Roman, Greek, Latin
Harrogate All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Susan HOWARD Fashion
History of Handbags
Whitley Bay North Yorkshire only
Dr Kathryn HUGHES History
WW1, Food Rationing
Shipley All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Beth HUGHES Fashion, Millinery
Hats, Interactive Session
Burley-in-Wharfedale All Yorkshire covered
Mr Brian HULL History, Buildings, Culture, Railways, Internet, Industry, Military, Family History
Parlington, Country House, Aberford Railway, War Games, Lord Armstrong, Cragside, Garforth Mines, websites, house refurbishment
Tadcaster All Yorkshire covered
Mrs B HYPNOTHERAPY Alternative Medicine
Stress, pain management
Hull East Yorkshire All Yorkshire covered
Mr Jeff JACKLIN Public Services, Sport, Social History, Humour
Football Referee
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Eric JACKSON History
Almshouses, WW1, Canals
Pontefract All Yorkshire covered
Mr Jack JAGGER Humour
Personal Development
Malton North Yorkshire only
Ms Milly JOHNSON Writing
Barnsley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Andy JOHNSON Military
Military History, Entrepreneurship
Stoke on Trent All Yorkshire covered
Mr Malcolm JOHNSON Nostalgia, Travel, History, Entertainment
Popular Music, English Language, Trekking
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Barry KENSETT History
Yorkshire Aviation Pioneers
North Ferriby All Yorkshire covered
Ms Rosemary J KIND Publishing, Writing, Pets, Animals
Dog Breeding
Tholthorpe North Yorkshire only
Mr Bill KITSON Writing, Fiction
Killing Time with Bill Kitson
Thirsk All Yorkshire covered
Mr Michael KNIGHT Social History
Love in France in WW1, Home Electrics
Gainsborough South Yorkshire only
Mrs Rita A LEAMAN Advice
Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Maturity
Scalby North Yorkshire only
Mr Mike LESTER Internet, Photography
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Keith LISTER Writing, History
What's in a Name
Wakefield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Stephen LOVELL Natural History, Travel
Horticulture & Gardening, British Wildlife
Lincoln All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Shiela LUM Travel, Culture
Stories of China
Bradford West Yorkshire only
Mr Tony MALLETT Inspiration
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Ms Samantha V MALOY Hypnotherapy
Past life regression
Wakefield West Yorkshire only
Mr Stephen A MARREN Charities
SSAFA Military Charity
LEEDS West Yorkshire only
Mrs Glenys MARRIOTT History, Family History
Those Who Left the Dales
Leyburn All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Angela H MASON Travel
World Stories
Driffield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Bob MASSEY Cinema, History, Computing
WW1, Theatre, Aircraft
Arnold South Yorkshire only
Mr Daniel MCLOUGHLIN Charities
Donkey Sanctuary Leeds
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Roy MEAKIN Public Services, Publishing, Safety
RNLI
Huddersfield West Yorkshire only
Dr David MILLS DANIEL Ethics, Philosophy, Religion
John Stuart Mill
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Ms Rachel MINNS Charities
Marie Curie
Brough East Yorkshire only
Mr Bill MITCHELL Public Speaking, Humour
Reminiscences of a farm business advisor
Ilkley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Alan MOLINEAUX Business, Training, Education, Public Speaking, Humour
Speaker, Trainer, Author, Columnist
Keighley All Yorkshire covered
 Trevor MOODY History, National Trust, Humour, Nostalgia, Therapy
Country Houses
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Ian MORGAN History
Pestilence, Intrigue and Murder
Mansfield Woodhouse All Yorkshire covered
Mr Tony MORRIS Law, Music
A Lifetime of Learning
Whitby All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Andrea MORRISON Inspiration, Business
Confidence
York All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Marion MOVERLEY History, Family History
Research out of the Coverdale Cupboard
Richmond All Yorkshire covered
Mr Dave MOYLAN Entertainment
THE GOLDEN DAYS OF VARIETY
Derbyshire All Yorkshire covered
Mr Francis MUNCASTER Charities, Public Services
Making a Difference
Bedale All Yorkshire covered
Mr George MURPHY Architecture, Art, Astrology
Secret History
Hebden Bridge All Yorkshire covered
Ms Caroline MYERS Charities, Pets, Animals
Caring for Cats
Market Weighton All Yorkshire covered
Ms  Janet NIEPOKOJCZYCKA History
Packhorses, Stone circles
Pontefract, All Yorkshire covered
Ms  Jane OAKSHOTT Entertainment, Humour, Poetry
Famous characters in literature
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Sarah OLSEN Advice
Inspiratiion
Ellerton All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Leanne OWEN Health, Inspiration
Bouncing Back
South Elmsall West Yorkshire only
Mrs Margaret PARKIN Humour
Failure can be funny
Carlton Nr Goole All Yorkshire covered
Mr Mike PARKINSON Humour, Nostalgia, Africa, Education
Zambia, Africa
Wakefield West Yorkshire only
Dr Susan PARRY Writing
Yorkshire Dales Mysteries
Richmond All Yorkshire covered
Mr Geoffrey PAWSON Travel, Natural History
Trekking, Worldwide
Skipton West Yorkshire only
Mr Paul PEACOCK Cooking
Cookery Writing, Learning
Rawtenstall West Yorkshire only
Ms Chris PEARSON Gardening
Laurence Sterne
York North Yorkshire only
Mr Bryan PENTELOW Writing, Public Speaking
Coping with technology
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Ms Anna PERRETT Charities
Kyra Women's Project
York All Yorkshire covered
Mr Colin PHILPOTT Military, Entertainment, History
bbc, military, nazis, history
Harrogate All Yorkshire covered
Mr John PILKINGTON History
Conisbrough Castle
Doncaster South Yorkshire only
Mr David N PINDER Military
Roman invasions of Britain, Robin Hood
Mirfield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Doug POPE Alternative Medicine
Shiatsu
Barnsley South Yorkshire only
Ms Maggie POPPA Writing
Retirement - what retirement?
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Anthony POULTON-SMITH History
Origins of Local Place Names
Tamworth All Yorkshire covered
Mr  Alun PUGH History, Transport, Travel
Journey along Leeds - Liverpool Canal
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Neil RAMSHAW Business, Entertainment
Inventions, Heavywight Boxing, Jimmy Durante
Harrogate All Yorkshire covered
Ms Christine RAYNER Crafts
The Art of Patchwork
Otley West Yorkshire only
Mr Graham READ Sport
Motor Racing, Reporting
Wetherby All Yorkshire covered
Mr Geoff RENDER Charities, Sport, Therapies
disabilities, charities
Cleckheaton All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Kath RICHARDSON Social History
WW1
Bilton, Hull All Yorkshire covered
Dr John M RIDLEY Education, Social History
A Village Headmaster
Richmond North Yorkshire only
Mr Bill RIGBY Environment
Fracking
Knaresborough North Yorkshire only
Miss Louise ROBINSON Charities
Yorkshire Cancer Research
Harrogate North Yorkshire only
Ms Pauline ROBSON History
3 Generations of Theatricals
Garforth All Yorkshire covered
Mr Alan ROGERS Advice, Driving, Safety
A Policeman's Lot'
Warwick South Yorkshire only
Ms Susan ROGERS Business, Inspiration, Travel, Foreign Tales
Creating my second life
Harrogate All Yorkshire covered
Ms Linda SAGE Public Speaking
Effective Communication
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Miss Michelle SANDERSON Public Speaking
PTSD Abuse Depression
Wigan All Yorkshire covered
Mr Mark SAVILLE Yorkshire
Tours, Architecture, History
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Eric SCAIFE Yorkshire
Yorkshire Tykes
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Franklin SCHUTZ Social History, Religion, Industry
From priesthood to engineeering
Skipton West Yorkshire only
Mr David SCRIMGEOUR History
Medical Photography, Asylum Life
Goole All Yorkshire covered
Ms Tilly SHAW Music
Sound Stories
Darlington All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Anne SHERMAN Family History
FAQs of Family History
North Ferriby All Yorkshire covered
Ms Lizzie SHORROCKS Fairy Tales
Creative Writing
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Janet SMART Charities
Lesotho South Africa Fundraising
Beverley All Yorkshire covered
Mr David SMITH History
Hull Histories
Hull All Yorkshire covered
Mr Stuart SMITH Military
WW2
Eggborough West Yorkshire only
Mr Philip SOLITY Humour, Public Service, Legal
Amusing insight into Road Traffic Law
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Eric SONGHURST Travel
USA, Russia, Canada
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Robert SOPER Antiques, Archeology, Motor Sport, Travel, Social History
Stately Homes
Collingham All Yorkshire covered
Mr Alex SOTHERAN Archaeology, Military, History
Research WW1 battlefield sites France & Belgium
Rotherham All Yorkshire covered
Miss Claire SPOONER Fashion
Millinery
Pateley Bridge All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Claire SPRATT Entertainment, Film
Acting, Theatre, Panto, RADA
Goole All Yorkshire covered
Mr Geoffrey SPURR History, Religion
Life on the Inland Waterways, WW2
Bridlington North Yorkshire only
Mrs Janet STAIN Fashion, Humor
Humorous Historical talks
Sheffield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Robert S STEWART Crime, Legal, Humour
Solicitor's Life
Otley All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Lorna STOREY Crafts
Traditional Soap Making
Howden All Yorkshire covered
Mr Ian STRINGER Public Service, Travel
international Librarian
Hensall, Goole All Yorkshire covered
Dr Emma L SUTTON Advice
Creative Communication
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Dr Mike SWEETING History
Antique Maps, Detective Fiction
Middleham North Yorkshire only
Mr Chris TAPSTER History
Boer War, Red Army, Royal Marines
Harrogate North Yorkshire only
Mrs Tina TAYLOR Hypnotherapy
HULL East Yorkshire only
Mrs Carol M TETLOW Medicine, Writing
Memoirs of a GP, Author
Bedale North Yorkshire only
Mr Brian THOMAS Music, Military
WW2, Jazz, Sibelius
York All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Zoe THOMPSON Complementary Therapy
Stress
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Jo THOMPSON Crafts
Creative Gift Wrapping
Sheffield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Neil J THORPE Ethics, History, Industry
The factory king
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Sarah TOMKINSON Business
Yorkshire Chocolatier
Bradford All Yorkshire covered
Ms Margaret USHER History, Industry, Travel
Traditional occupations
Brighouse All Yorkshire covered
Mr Symeon WALLER Royalty
How I became an Earl's deputy
Doncaster All Yorkshire covered
Mr Steve WARD History
history, circus, culture
Leeds All Yorkshire covered
Mr Michael WARDLE Entertainment
An Actor's Life
Knaresborough All Yorkshire covered
Miss Justine WARNER Crafts
Creative Textiles, Candle Making
Sheriff Hutton, York North Yorkshire only
Mr Dave WELDRAKE Archaeology, History
Medieval Castles of West Yorkshire
Leeds West Yorkshire only
Mr Robert WHITE Bankruptcy, Genealogy
Official Receiver, Genealogist
Wakefield All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Meryl WHITE Baking
History of Cakes
Doncaster West Yorkshire only
Mrs Glennis WHYTE National Trust
York Landmarks, Ghosts, Needlework
York All Yorkshire covered
Mr Patrick WILDGUST Literature
Laurence Sterne & Shandy Hall
York All Yorkshire covered
Ms Sheila WILLIAMS Health, Therapies
Mind over Matter
Wakefield All Yorkshire covered
Mr Robert W WOOD Crafts
Earth Science, Mysteries
Huddersfield All Yorkshire covered
Mrs Tracy A WOOD Parenting, Domestic Abuse
Behaviour
Shipley All Yorkshire covered
Mr Roger WOODS Magic, History
History of Magic & Magicians
Rossendale All Yorkshire covered
Mr Joyce WORSFOLD Entertainment
Novelist, Poet, Writing workshops
Huddersfield West Yorkshire only
  YORKSHIRE AIR AMBULANCE Charities, Inspiration, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Air Ambulance Service
Elland All Yorkshire covered
Mr Reedy ZINED Music
Songwriting
Batley West Yorkshire only