thirty years with the Prison Service, Richard was awarded the Imperial
Service Medal and it was at this time that he decided to record his
lifetime's experiences in the form of this autobiography.
Richard is a popular speaker and is available to come and speak at your venue weekdays, weekends, evenings and cancellations. he covers the areas of the midlands and East Anglia, and other areas by negotiation.
Richard has a good grounding for giving talks to groups and since retiring, he has presented his talks to numerous groups of people from a wide range of backgrounds. His talks last approximately 45 minutes.
The following is the list of his talks.
1. History of British prisons---From the days of the hulks to the Mountbatton report.
2. My life as a prison Officer---A tour of how prisons really are:a humorous, but Realistic account of both sides of the story.
3. Richard combines two subjects in this talk. Six Days to do it in & Sudbury. ---The humorous trials and tribulations involved in converting a camp used for vietnamese boat people into a fully Operational prison in six days. and The open prison concept.
4. Excuse me madam but ..Anecdotes of working as a store detective.
5. Lifers---An insight into working with prisoners serving life sentences.
6. In search of the Phoenix---Working with youngsters in custody.
Richards talks are in constant demand, and are not only very interesting and informative but also humorous.
To book Richard for one of his talks phone on 01283 701257