Speaking & Talks

Claire became a Speaker after a local request. Things have gone on from strength to strength from that first talk, and Claire now enjoys regular and repeat bookings as a speaker on an eclectic range of topics.

"I'm sure we'll have Claire to talk to us every year..."

Wellow Ladies Circle

Claire has had a variety of work and life experiences and is able to offer a wide selection of talks. Experienced working with large or small groups, some of the most popular talks are listed below, but bespoke talks or commissions are welcome to keep things fresh.

All talks have visual aids via digital media or 'touch and feel' presentations.

  • Women in Camoflage
  • Animals at War
  • Patchwork and Pilfering - with lots of quilts to view
  • The Roaring 20's
  • The Amazing Octavia Hill

'...how interesting to listen to Claire,

I would recommend her to any group... 10/10'

Annesley & District WI

Claire is very proud to be taking part in the Derby City Libraries'

WWI Centenary Programme of Events.


Based in Stapleford, Nottinghamshire but working throughout Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire with the potential of working further afield in the right circumstances.