On December 3, 1926 36-year-old Agatha Christie left her home in Berkshire and drove her Morris Cowley towards Surrey.
The next morning the vehicle was found abandoned with her fur coat, briefcase and a driving licence left inside. Agatha Christie had vanished without trace!
Her sudden disappearance sparked a massive manhunt, with over 1,000 police officers and 15,000 volunteers, planes and dogs searching for the author, as well as newspaper advertisements urging members of the public with information to come forward, before she was found staying in a luxury hotel in Harrogate, Yorkshire. What really did happen and why did she never talk about it?
This fascinating and revealing talk looks in detail at what happened and takes an in depth look at her most famous novels & short stories and examines the portrayals of her celebrated detectives, Miss Jane Marple and the Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot on stage, screen and television.
This talk lasts for 50-60 minutes as a fully illustrated ZOOM talk and is available at short noticeViews: 681 | Enquiries: 20
Stephen Wells is a professional speaker who is constantly rebooked by audiences throughout the UK If you are looking for a highly entertaining speaker who delights audiences then why not contact Stephen for further information on 01377 259166 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stephen has given talks to many and varied groups across the UK including Women’s Institutes, Probus Clubs, U3A’s and Luncheon Clubs. He has frequently appeared for Cunard, P & O and Viking cruises.
Stephen’s subjects include ‘The Story of Butlin’s Holiday Camps,’ The Curious Incident of Agatha Christie, The Magic Circle and the Great Magicians (this includes real magic!) and ‘The Life and Crimes of Jack the Ripper.’
What makes Stephen’s talks so different, is the huge entertainment value that he gives due to his career as an actor and magician who has been an award winning member of the world-famous Magic Circle for more than forty years
The talks all last for 50-60 minutes and allow for questions. Most talks are fully illustrated with optional PowerPoint presentations More details can be found on my website https://www.wellsinternet.co.uk
Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic my talks are available as ZOOM meetings. Please contact me for details.
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