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After Dinner Speaker

Aaron James

Aaron James
Guest Speaker
Aaron James is one of the top main stream comedians in the UK today. He has many strings to his
Adam Bloom

Adam Bloom
Comedian
Adam Bloom is one of Britain’s most inventive comedians, a sought after compere, awards host and after dinner speaker. He
Adam Kay

Adam Kay
Comedian
Initially combining life as a junior doctor with his role in the musical comedy duo Amateur Transplants; Adam Kay has
Ade Edmondson

Ade Edmondson
Host/Compere
Adrian Charles Edmondson (Ade Edmondson) is an English comedian, actor, writer, musician, television presenter, director and guest speaker. He came
Adger Brown

Adger Brown
Comedian
Introducing one of the South’s leading and most sought after comedians and guest speakers - Adger Brown. A veteran of
Adrian Walsh

Adrian Walsh
Guest Speaker
With the growth of corporate comedy - one name has come to the forefront, in the field of both entertainment
Al Murray

Al Murray
Comedian
Al Murray is one of the most recognisable and successful comics in the UK, with his alter ego 'The Pub
Alan Hansen

Alan Hansen
Guest Speaker
Best known for being as uncompromising in his view of players’ performances from the studio, as he was leading the
Alex Scott

Alex Scott
Guest Speaker
Alex Scott has become one of the most recognised female faces in football; being a former footballer and now soccer
Alfie Moore

Alfie Moore
Comedian
Alfie Moore is probably the only comic, to moonlight as a copper. He has now left the day job, after
Alistair McGowan

Alistair McGowan
Comedian
Alistair McGowan is a British impressionist, actor, writer and guest speaker. Probably best known for 'The Big Impression'; which was
Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss
Guest Speaker
Andrew Strauss is one of only three England cricket captains, to lead his side to Ashes victory both home and
Andy Parsons

Andy Parsons
Comedian
With his absurdist observations and unique delivery; Andy Parsons has firmly established himself as one of the most distinctive and
Barry Cryer

Barry Cryer
Guest Speaker
Barry Cryer is a comedy writer, performer and after dinner speaker; known by many as the “The King of the
Barry McGuigan

Barry McGuigan
Guest Speaker
Barry McGuigan is a legend in the boxing arena and a massive personality outside of it. He was the best in
Ben Norris

Ben Norris
Comedian
Ben Norris is a highly experienced and hugely well respected stand up comedian. He has been performing comedy since 1993,
Bennett Arron

Bennett Arron
Comedian
Bennett Arron is an award winning writer, stand up comedian and the only Jewish/Welsh comedian on the circuit. He has
Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey
Comedian
Bill Bailey is an English comedian, musician, actor, TV and radio presenter and author. As well as his extensive stand
Bob ‘The Cat’ Bevan MBE

Bob ‘The Cat’ Bevan MBE
Guest Speaker
Bob 'The Cat' Bevan MBE is a top corporate comedian, tailoring his act to the characters in the audience. Besides
Bob Champion

Bob Champion
Guest Speaker
Bob Champion was a successful national hunt jockey; winning the Grand National on Aldaniti 1981, after recovering from cancer. His
Bob Mills

Bob Mills
Comedian
Bob Mills has been an established figure on the national comedy scene for over 25 years. He gained a strong
Bobby Davro

Bobby Davro
Comedian
Renowned British Actor, Comic Impressionist, Stand Up Comedian, Singer & Awards Host Bobby Davro. One of the country's favourite comedians
Bradley Walsh

Bradley Walsh
Comedian
Bradley Walsh was once best known as a professional footballer, with Brentford FC; however after two successful years, an unfortunate
Brian Blessed

Brian Blessed
Guest Speaker
Brian Blessed OBE is one of Britain’s most famous stage and screen actors; best known for his many Shakespearean roles on TV, film
Brian Conley

Brian Conley
Comedian
Brian Conley was hailed as one of the brightest new comedy stars, of the 1990′s. His LWT series ‘The Brian
Brian Cox

Brian Cox
Guest Speaker
One of the UK’s best known physicists, Professor Brian Cox OBE has featured on a multitude of TV shows; making
Brian Higgins

Brian Higgins
Comedian
Brian Higgins is one of the most experienced headline acts, on the comedy circuit today. He started learning his craft
Bruce Grobbelaar

Bruce Grobbelaar
Guest Speaker
South African born goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar, was one of the most recognised football stars of his generation. He played the
Bruno & Richardson

Bruno & Richardson
Guest Speaker
Bruno & Richardson - a Former Heavyweight World Champion and a BBC Radio sports presenter. Drawing on a deep friendship,
Chris Kamara

Chris Kamara
Guest Speaker
Chris Kamara is a retired English football player and manager, who was born in 1957. Known as Kammy, he played
Chris Waddle

Chris Waddle
Guest Speaker
Chris Waddle is one of the country’s most recognised football stars, of the 80's and 90's; and as such is
Clive Anderson

Clive Anderson
Guest Speaker
Comedian, radio/TV writer and presenter; by profession Clive Anderson is a barrister. He developed his flair for comedy and performing
Clive Coleman

Clive Coleman
Guest Speaker
Clive Coleman is a Barrister, Comedy Writer, Broadcaster, Award Host and After Dinner Speaker. He is the BBC’s Legal Correspondent; a role
Colin Cole

Colin Cole
Comedian
Colin Cole is literally one of the biggest comedy names in Australia, not only is he 6′ 7″, he is
Daliso Chaponda

Daliso Chaponda
Comedian
The son of a Malawian politician, Daliso Chaponda came third in Britain’s Got Talent in 2017. But he began his comedy
Damon Hill

Damon Hill
Guest Speaker
It is not easy having a famous father and even harder to succeed in a field in which they have
Danny Posthill

Danny Posthill
Comedian
“I think you got a great reaction because the act was great, you’re funny. You’re good… I like you” –
Dara O’Briain

Dara O’Briain
Comedian
Dara O'Briain is a stand up comedian, and TV presenter; best known in the UK for hosting BBC’s Mock the Week,
Dave Spikey

Dave Spikey
Comedian
Dave Spikey started his career in 1992, by hammering TV and radio stations with his comedy material. Unfortunately he received
David Gower

David Gower
Guest Speaker
David Gower is a former English cricketer who became the captain of the England cricket team during the 1980s. Described
David Gunson

David Gunson
Guest Speaker
David Gunson is a Former Air Traffic Controller and After Dinner Speaker. He has remained in constant demand for over 20
David Lloyd

David Lloyd
Guest Speaker
David Lloyd is a former English cricketer, who played county cricket for Lancashire and Test / ODI cricket for England.
Dean Saunders

Dean Saunders
Guest Speaker
Now becoming one of the most sought after speakers on the circuit, Dean Saunders is a former footballer; with a
Debra Stephenson

Debra Stephenson
Guest Speaker
Debra Stephenson is one of the UK’s leading impressionists and actress. As a comedy impressionist, Debra is best known as star of
Dennis Taylor

Dennis Taylor
Guest Speaker
Dennis Taylor shot to fame after winning the 1985 Snooker World Championship final. It was not so much the win
Dion Dublin

Dion Dublin
Guest Speaker
Presenter of Homes Under The Hammer on BBC1, Dion Dublin is a master of many trades; as an ex-pro footballer,
Dominic Holland

Dominic Holland
Comedian
Dominic Holland is a professional comedian, awards host, conference host, conference presenter, author and after dinner speaker; with vast TV
Eamonn Holmes

Eamonn Holmes
Guest Speaker
Eamonn Holmes has one of the most recognised faces and voices in British broadcasting. Eamonn’s reign as the king of breakfast
Ed Byrne

Ed Byrne
Comedian
The live show by Ed Byrne has been going through the roof. He recently completed a massive 80 date comedy tour
Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards

Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards
Guest Speaker
There are not many plasterers who have had a film made of their life, but Michael Edwards, better known as
Francesca Martinez

Francesca Martinez
Guest Speaker
Francesca Martinez is an award winning wobbly* comedian; who has performed sell out shows in Edinburgh, the West End, Hollywood,
Fred MacAulay

Fred MacAulay
Comedian
Fred MacAulay is a terrific comedian with a knack for saying controversial things with impact; while at the same time
Gary Delaney

Gary Delaney
Comedian
Gary Delaney is a razor sharp one liner comedian; who is widely regarded as being the most quotable comic on
Geoff Miller

Geoff Miller
Guest Speaker
Geoff Miller is a former Derbyshire, Essex, Natal and England Player, England Cricket Selector and now an Entertaining After-Dinner Speaker.
Graeme Swann

Graeme Swann
Guest Speaker
Graeme Swann was a key member of the England Test side that claimed world No.1 status at the Oval. He
Graham Gooch

Graham Gooch
Guest Speaker
Graham Gooch was one of the finest cricketers England has produced and regarded as one of their best captains. Born
Graham Jolley

Graham Jolley
Guest Speaker
Dr Graham Jolley is an extremely engaging mind reader, psychologist, entertainer, cabaret magician and conference speaker; with a stream of
Graham Thorpe

Graham Thorpe
Guest Speaker
Graham Thorpe is a past cricketer for Surrey & England. he is the current England national batting coach. British born cricket speaker and player Graham
Greg Davies

Greg Davies
Comedian
Greg Davies is a British comedian whose stand-up comedy career has progressed from supporting roles in TV sitcoms; to roles as lead actor in
Gyles Brandreth

Gyles Brandreth
Guest Speaker
After Dinner Speaker Gyles Brandreth’s varied career has ranged from playing Baron Hardup in Cinderella to being a Lord Commissioner
Hal Cruttenden

Hal Cruttenden
Comedian
Hal Cruttenden is one of the top comedians working in the UK today, as well as being a highly accomplished
Henning Wehn

Henning Wehn
Comedian
Henning is the The German Comedy Ambassador to The United Kingdom. This is not the easiest of jobs because Germans
Henry Normal

Henry Normal
Guest Speaker
Henry Normal is one of UK's most successful comedy writers and producers. He is the man behind so many classic, prime
Ian Irving

Ian Irving
Comedian
Ian Irving has built a reputation as being a fine corporate comic and speaker at numerous events. Whether it be
Ian Moore

Ian Moore
Comedian
Ian Moore is a regular on BBC5 Live’s 'Fighting Talk' and a much sought after comedian, compere and awards host. Ian has
Ian Richards

Ian Richards
Guest Speaker
Ian Richards has now carved out a well recognised and respected niche in the after dinner market. Establishing himself as
Imran Yusuf

Imran Yusuf
Comedian
A Londoner born in Kenya to Indian parents and educated in the US, Imran Yusuf is one of the freshest,
Ivan Brackenbury

Ivan Brackenbury
Comedian
Tom Binns (Ivan Brackenbury) is the star and co writer of the BBC1 Friday night comedy show 'Hospital People'. He is
Jack Dee

Jack Dee
Comedian
https://youtu.be/mxlD1sPCvXU Since The Jack Dee Show hit the small screen in February 1992, Jack Dee has become a household name.
Jamie Sutherland

Jamie Sutherland
Comedian
Liverpool has a history for producing some of the countries finest comedy talent, and Jamie Sutherland can now be added
Janet Street Porter

Janet Street Porter
Guest Speaker
Janet Street Porter has a career that spans almost five decades, encompassing print, radio and broadcast media, starting in the
Jed Stone

Jed Stone
Host/Compere
Jed Stone is a well known host & compere on the corporate events circuit, as well as being a highly
Jeff Stevenson

Jeff Stevenson
Comedian
Jeff Stevenson is a unique comedian that feels just as comfortable working the traditional cabaret circuit as modern day comedy
Jeff Winter

Jeff Winter
Guest Speaker
British referee Jeff Winter retired from Premiership football in 2004 and has made a successful career as an after dinner
Jilly Goolden

Jilly Goolden
Guest Speaker
The nation’s favourite wine buff, Jilly Goolden presented the BBC’s Food and Drink show for nearly two decades. Her bubbly
Jim Davidson

Jim Davidson
Comedian
Jim Davidson is firmly established as one of Britain's top stand-up comedians; and he is well known to TV viewers
Jim Tavaré

Jim Tavaré
Comedian
Jim Tavaré is an internationally acclaimed comedian and actor, with a highly distinguished career. He currently works in both the
Jimmy Tarbuck

Jimmy Tarbuck
Guest Speaker
Jimmy Tarbuck’s career began at 22 when he was spotted by Val Parnell and made his TV debut on Comedy
Jo Brand

Jo Brand
Comedian
Since leaving her job as a psychiatric nurse in 1987, Jo Brand has built a large following across the UK,
John Hartson

John Hartson
Guest Speaker
Former footballer John Hartson is one of the country’s leading soccer pundits appearing regularly on ‘Match of the Day’ ‘Football
John Martin

John Martin
Guest Speaker
  John Martin has been a professional comedian for nearly 30 years. Starting almost from school, John became the UK's
John Stiles

John Stiles
Guest Speaker
John Stiles is one of the most popular and busiest comedians on the after-dinner speaker circuit. He is a former
Josh Daniels

Josh Daniels
Comedian
Josh Daniels is an established comedian who is always adding new material; meaning that you can book him again and
Junior Simpson

Junior Simpson
Comedian
Luton’s lapsed choirboy Junior Simpson is the comedy world’s most exciting new recruit. Having honed his material and performance skills
Kevin Connelly

Kevin Connelly
Guest Speaker
Star of Dead Ringers, Kevin Connelly is an extremely talented young impressionist, comedian and after dinner speaker. Kevin is in
Kevin Keegan

Kevin Keegan
Guest Speaker
Kevin Keegan was a European Cup winner with Liverpool, European Player of the Year twice; and one of the few
Lawrie McMenemy

Lawrie McMenemy
Guest Speaker
  Lawrie McMenemy MBE - Former Football Manager, Author and Motivational Speaker Lawrie McMenemy started his footballing career with Newcastle
Lee Sharpe

Lee Sharpe
Guest Speaker
Lee Sharpe began his footballing career at Torquay United, and in his first season with them, after only 16 games,
Les Dennis

Les Dennis
Guest Speaker
Les Dennis has done it all from Comedian to Game show host to Acting He is acknowledged as one of
Martin Beaumont

Martin Beaumont
Comedian
Martin Beaumont has enjoyed a long and varied career. He started acting at the age of eleven mainly in films like
Martyn Lewis CBE

Martyn Lewis CBE
Guest Speaker
During 32 years as a TV journalist Sir Martyn Lewis anchored every mainstream national news show on ITV & BBC
Max Boyce

Max Boyce
Guest Speaker
Welsh comic Max Boyce is best known for his bouncy, enthusiastic character, a large vegetable leek and his famous red
Michael Mansfield QC

Michael Mansfield QC
Guest Speaker
Michael Mansfield is regarded as one of the most respected legal minds of our time. He is the self-styled ’radical
Michael McIntyre

Michael McIntyre
Comedian
Michael McIntyre has spot on observational comedy and a trademark ability to turn everyday situations into masterclasses of human exasperation; resolutely
Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan
Guest Speaker
Michael Vaughan is a former Cricketer for Yorkshire and England, Captain of England and now a cricket commentator and pundit
Mick Miller

Mick Miller
Comedian
Comedy has evolved over the years and so has Mick Miller. He got his big break on ITV’s “New Faces”
Mike Gunn

Mike Gunn
Comedian
Mike Gunn has a history which is as interesting and entertaining as his comedy. A misspent youth and a series
Mike Osman

Mike Osman
Comedian
Former star of ITV’s impressionist series ‘Copycats’ - Mike Osman. Superb comedian and After dinner speaker, with Mike’s amazing range
Milton Jones

Milton Jones
Comedian
Milton Jones has been a popular stand up on the comedy scene for a number of years, and so he
Miranda Hart

Miranda Hart
Host / Compere
Miranda Hart is a comedy writer and actress, whose popular sitcom earned two RTS Awards (for Best Comedy Performance and
Nish Kumar

Nish Kumar
Comedian
Critically acclaimed comic, internationally famed meme and wonderfully nice gentleman, Nish Kumar is a comedian; and a bloody good one
Norman Whiteside

Norman Whiteside
Guest Speaker
Norman Whiteside is a former international footballer for Manchester United, Everton and Northern Ireland. He achieved legendary status when he became
Oz Clarke

Oz Clarke
Guest Speaker
As well as being one of the UK's favourite experts in wine on TV, Oz Clarke is fantastic at corporate
Patrick Monahan

Patrick Monahan
Comedian
https://youtu.be/JC-w9M6EA2w Patrick (Irish/Iranian/Geordie) started off on the glamorous stand-up circuit where he developed his chatty & friendly, storytelling style. Funny
Paul Boardman

Paul Boardman
Comedian
Paul Boardman is a stand up comedian and speaker, writing and performing his material and with a sharp line in
Paul Merson

Paul Merson
Guest Speaker
Paul Merson is a footballer and manager, turned football television "pundit". As a player he played as a forward and
Peter Schmeichel

Peter Schmeichel
Guest Speaker
Arguably the greatest goalkeeper in history. Peter Schmeichel was inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame in 2003; in
Phil Thompson

Phil Thompson
Guest Speaker
Phil Thompson is a retired English football player who was born in 1954. He is best known for playing as
Ray Parlour

Ray Parlour
Guest Speaker
Raymond "Ray" Parlour (born 7 March 1973 in Romford, London), is a retired English footballer. He spent his career playing
Richard Coles

Richard Coles
Guest Speaker
Richard Coles is an English musician, journalist and Church of England priest. He is known for having been the multi-instrumentalist
Robbie Savage

Robbie Savage
Guest Speaker
Robbie Savage was a former footballer who now works as a TV football pundit & journalist. He was born in
Rod Woodward

Rod Woodward
Comedian
Award-winning comedian Rod Woodward is the son of eminent Welsh sports writer, Karl Woodward, who recently retired as the longest
Ron Atkinson

Ron Atkinson
Guest Speaker
Ron Atkinson is one of English football’s most recognisable and popular characters. Having been involved in football management for a
Rory Bremner

Rory Bremner
Comedian
Rory Bremner is best known as Britain's sharpest impressionist, with a repertoire of over 100 characters. His unique brand of
Roy Walker

Roy Walker
Guest Speaker
Roy Walker, well known to TV viewers through the ITV game show 'Catchphrase' has emerged as one of the driest comedians
Sammy McIlroy

Sammy McIlroy
Guest Speaker
Sammy McIlroy is a former Northern Ireland international footballer who played for Manchester Utd, Stoke City, Manchester City, Orgyte (Sweden), Bury,
Sandi Toksvig

Sandi Toksvig
Guest Speaker
https://youtu.be/XbBZT0XP9lo The diminutive Dane has been wowing audiences with her caustic wit since her student days, when she appeared in
Sean Percival

Sean Percival
Comedian
Sean Percival has been a professional comedian for over twenty years working all the main comedy clubs, venues in the
Shaun Williamson

Shaun Williamson
Guest Speaker
Fondly remembered as Barry in Eastenders, Shaun Williamson has since appeared in Extras, Life’s Too Short, The Secret Policeman’s Ball,
Simon Evans

Simon Evans
Comedian
Hugely popular both in comedy clubs and on the after-dinner and corporate circuit, Simon Evans excels in routines that are
Sir Geoff Hurst

Sir Geoff Hurst
Guest Speaker
As the phrase “They Think it’s all over” passes into the vocabulary books, Sir Geoff Hurst, MBE, is the man
Sir Richard Stilgoe

Sir Richard Stilgoe
Guest Speaker
Sir Richard Stilgoe has spent fifty years as a performer and writer in all forms of the performing arts. He
Steph McGovern

Steph McGovern
Guest Speaker
For over a decade Steph McGovern has reported on business and finance from around the world; from international summits to
Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry
Guest Speaker
Stephen Fry is well known as a comedian, actor, writer, wit and raconteur. A brilliant academic, he was educated at
Steve Collins

Steve Collins
Guest Speaker
Former Irish Boxer, Steve Collins was known as 'The Celtic Warrior'. He is the most successful Irish boxer in pro boxing
Steve Davis

Steve Davis
Guest Speaker
The six- time world snooker champion remains amongst the top 30 players and a member of the commentary team. Off
Steve Nallon

Steve Nallon
Guest Speaker
Steve Nallon is probably best known as a comedy impressionist from television and radio shows such as Night of a
Terry Alderton

Terry Alderton
Comedian
Terry Alderton's astounding act uses a riot of exuberant, loose-limbed physical comedy, extraordinary caricatures and stunningly acute impressions. Combining a
Terry Butcher

Terry Butcher
Guest Speaker
Terry Butcher is a former English pro football player, who made his mark playing for Ipswich Town. Where he spent most
Tim Clark

Tim Clark
Comedian
Tim Clark has been a Stand-up comic for most of his adult life and still does over 200 performances each
Tim Vine

Tim Vine
Comedian
Tim Vine is well known on the comedy circuit, for having more punch lines per minute than any other comedian.
Tom Allen

Tom Allen
Comedian
Tom Allen is a comedian, writer and actor. He started as a stand up at the age of 22 and
Tommy Docherty

Tommy Docherty
Guest Speaker
If laughter is the best medicine, there’s only one Doc who can prescribe an evening full of fun and entertainment
Tony Cottey

Tony Cottey
Guest Speaker
At 5 foot 4 inches, Tony Cottey was known as the small Welshman with the big heart who played professional
Wilf McGuinness

Wilf McGuinness
Guest Speaker
With his bald head and cheery grin, Wilf McGuinness is one of the stars of the sporting After Dinner Circuit.
Wynne Evans

Wynne Evans
Guest Speaker
Wynne Evans (Mr Go Compare) is one of the UK's leading tenors with worldwide fame. Known for his role as the