Anthony Poulton-Smith

Details of talks given by Anthony Poulton-Smith


Region:
West Midlands
Notice Period:
Regular (more than one month's notice)
Type:
Professional
Biography:

A freelance journalist and author, with 77 books, many articles, is a ghostwriter, innumerable crosswords and puzzles published, whilst also compiling and marketing quizzes. These books have mostly been on the subject of the origins of place-names and as part of the publicity Anthony has been interviewed several times on the radio and privileged to be the guest speaker at more than four hundred events. Fascinated by the development of language and etymology, based in Tamworth Staffordshire and chairman of Tamworth Literary Festival.

Happy to travel and available at short notice.

To contact Anthony Poulton-Smith select a talk listed below.

Listed talks

History Origins of Place Names
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Local | Rivers
West Midlands
History Not the Normal Paranormal
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Local | Ghosts | Paranormal
West Midlands
History When Nature Called
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Humour
West Midlands
History Origins of Pub Names
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Humour | Local
West Midlands
Nature Animal Myths
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Humour
West Midlands
History Humorous Etymologies
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Literature
West Midlands
History The Saxon Era
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Dark Ages | Saxons | English
West Midlands
History Talking Butts
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Humour | Fact | Archery
West Midlands
History Salt Routes
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Travel | Roads | Food
West Midlands
History Watling Street
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Travel | Roads | Romans
West Midlands
Hobbies The Fastener Industry
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Industry | Engineering | History
West Midlands
History Ancient Ley Lines
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Roads | History | Travel
West Midlands
Travel Our Lost Lines
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Railways | Cycling | Travel
West Midlands
Nature Know What You're Eating
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Food | History | Words | English
West Midlands
History An Odd Shopping Basket
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Food | Brands | English | Shop
West Midlands
History Crime on Canals
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Canals | Crime | History | Travel
West Midlands
History The Daft of Fire
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Humour | Disaster | Stupidity
West Midlands
History The Daft of Time
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Clock | History | Words
West Midlands
History Gunpowder Plot
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Travel | History | Ghosts | Treason
West Midlands
History Classic Toys
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Toys | Children | Nostalgia | Brands
West Midlands
History Measurements
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Metric | Imperial | Width | Length
West Midlands
History Pots and Pans
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Words | English | History | Kitchen
West Midlands
Science Laboratory Literature
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Words | Humour | Education
West Midlands
History Street Names
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Roads | History | Names | Local
West Midlands
History Forgotten Holidays
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Holiday | History | Folklore | Rites
West Midlands
History Stupid Moments in History
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: History | Stupidity | Disaster | Mistakes
West Midlands
History Wonderful Words
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Words | History | Literature | Public Speaking
West Midlands
Hobbies Tales of Ales
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Ale | Beer | Public Speaking | Names
West Midlands
Hobbies A Tale of Attire
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Dress | Clothes | Fashion | Words
West Midlands
History Old Wives Tales
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Folklore | History | Humour
West Midlands
Life Skills An Author's Errors
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Mistakes | Words
West Midlands
History Old English to Modern English
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: English | Words | History | Humour
West Midlands
Science Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Health | Words | Humour | English
West Midlands
History Colloquialisms
Anthony Poulton-Smith Tagged: Words | Tales | Folklore | History
West Midlands