WW1 Aces: The War in the Air 1914 to 1918

Nigel M Thompson SpeakerNet Sponsor


Regions:
Bristol, Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Hereford
Notice Period:
Short (maybe less than one month's notice)
Type:
Probus
Fee:
Paid: £ 40 plus £ 0.15 per mile travel expenses. I live at GL19 and work within a 100 mile radius 3PR
Category:
History
Updated:
20th July 2021
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A detailed description of the two opposing air forces in WW1; On one side, Britain and her Allies, and on the other, Germany and its Allies featuring a biography of Mick Mannock and Manfred Von Ricthofen.

Looks, in some detail, at the rapid advances in technology which occurred in just four years.

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About Nigel M Thompson

I have been giving talks to Probus clubs, U3A etc, for more than 6 years. I have been awarded a Speaker Rosette by the Probus Speaker Register of Gloucs. which means that at least three clubs have spoken positively about my presentations.

I spent the majority of my working life in Sales and Marketing and was a director of a £30mn engineering company in Cheltenham, close to my current residence. I spent much of the last few years until I retired presenting to large groups of Architects and Consulting Engineers, worldwide. (Fosters, Ove Arup etc). I taught myself how to create presentations in Powerpoint during this period.

Since I retired in 2010, I have created 16, 60 minute powerpoint presentations. I am enjoying expanding my audience through Speakernet.

I always try to mix humour into my talks, wherever relevant

I charge £ 45 for a talk plus £0.15 per mile for expenses, and am willing to travel up to 40 miles from GL19 . All of my fees, less expenses go to various charities


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