About Terry

Public speaker, creator of websites and painter in acrylics

Terry is an award winning international speaker.

He has a degree in Ceramic Technology and was formally trained at Josiah Wedgwood's Barlaston factory and Staffordshire University. He has worked with Twyford Bathrooms, Roca Bathrooms, B&Q Stores, Laufen Bathrooms, Lecico Egypt, Stelrad Radiators, The John Lewis Partnership, 2020Technologies Ltd, Ideal Standard International, and the Bathroom Manufacturers Association.

He has lectured and presented at home and abroad, working in over 15 countries. He has spoken in venues as far afield as Brighton and Inverness, Dubai and Jeddah, Cape Town and Johannesburg, St. Petersburg and Moscow, Toronto, Trinidad, Washington DC, Boston and Hong Kong.

Talks and Lectures

Terry has presented entertaining talks for societies, clubs and associations, educational charities such as the WI, Probus Clubs, Rotary, Round Table, NADFAS, history societies, or antique collectors clubs. These talks are upbeat, amusing and educational, full of illustrations and animated graphics, with both archive and contemporary material including vintage film. His hilarious asides are guaranteed to amuse the audience.

Presentations which are Enjoyable - Memorable - Knowledgeable
Terry's talks and lectures, presented across the world, are upbeat, inspiring, exciting and above all, memorable.  He guarantees his audience will never forget his presentation! Terry is an expert in the creative use of PowerPoint to enhance his talks. He is also qualified in the production of short videos.

Flushed with Pride - the amazing tale of the history of the toilet 

This is an entertaining talk which Terry has specifically created for clubs and societies.  It's a fascinating story of invention and enterprise, revealing the milestones in the development of the bathroom. More here>

The Pottery Glossary

Terry is the author of The Potbank Dictionary, the glossary of words which he has collected during 40 years and which are peculiar to the Pottery Industry here>