Gervase Phinn

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15th May 2011 - 7.30pm

Venue: Loughborough Town Hall

An Evening with Gervase Phinn” will have you on the edges of your seats, as he shares his hilarious and sometimes poignant tales of life as a schools inspector in the Yorkshire Dales.

Dubbed “the James Herriot of schools” this best selling author, Radio and TV personality is one of Britain’s greatest comic writers and raconteurs. With his keen ear for the absurd and sharp eye for the ludicrous,

Gervase Phinn has delighted audiences all over the UK with stories of his experiences as a school inspector. Gervase embarks on his 11th national tour that takes in over 40 nights. His shows have received rave reviews all across the country.

“Gervase Phinn is one of the most accomplished public speakers of any kind" (The Times Educational Supplement)

“Laugh-out-loud funny” (Women’s Weekly)

“Gervase Phinn has a unique understanding and love of children, and a wonderful gift for storytelling … a real star” (Esther Rantzen)

 “A born raconteur” (The Guardian)

“Funny touching and entertaining” (The Daily Express)

“He tells a cracking good tale”  (The Times)

“A worthy successor to James Herriot and every bit as endearing.” (Alan Titchmarsh)

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