Biography

  • I taught history at Nottinghamshire Comprehensive 1977-2007, and for a period was Head of Department

  • Former part-time tutor at the University of Nottingham School of Education PGCE Course

  • Primary School Governor from 2007-2014
  • DBS cleared for various young people related work, including for battlefield tour guiding
  • I also am involved in battlefield guiding - both bespoke and for a specialist school travel company

  • I have an especial interest in drama in history. I’m particularly proud of my device of “The Big Push”, a community focussed re-creation of The Great War (at Dayncourt 1986-92) and revived at Trinity School, Nottingham (2007-2009)

  • My museum education workshops have been running since 2001 offering primarily WW1 and WW2. See Artefaqs for additional, specialised, workshops.