Talks

“TO THE FRINGE AND BEYOND”

An inspirational talk tailor made to suit each audience. Ginny will come to your meeting and talk informally about changing career from being a barrister to a full-time writer and performer and performing at the Edinburgh Fringe. The talk is illustrated with live performance of scenes from plays which she currently tours professionally and includes a brief history of barristers’ court dress.

DURATION APPROXIMATELY 1 HOUR.

“Ginny Davis`s talk totally captivated her audience. Her performance was really inspirational and funny and provided an excellent pick-me-up on a wet and dreary January evening.” – Wellesbourne WI.

“We were intrigued, mesmerised and highly entertained.” – Lapworth Ladies Supper Club

 

“FROM THE PILLORY TO THE PRISON CELL”

An illustrated talk charting the history and development of judicial sentencing from the 16th to the 20th century. Time was when coin clippers were traitors sentenced to be hanged, drawn and quartered and scolds were sentenced to the ducking stool.   Much has changed, apart from one thing.  Crime doesn’t pay. 

 

Duration approximately one hour.

All talks are suitable for schools, community, U3A, Probus and WI groups.