Institute-accredited trainers

The following list of trainers are accredited by the Institute of Tourist Guiding, having passed the Institute trainers course. All are highly experienced in delivering training to the heritage and tourism industry. Please contact these trainers directly to discuss your training requirements.

Anne Bunnis

Chris Weeds (Cambridge)

Incorporating Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Rutland.

David Waite

Ian Jelf

Incorporating Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Staffordshire, West Midlands, Warwickshire, Gloucestershire, Oxford and North Oxfordshire.

Kate Billimore (Oxford)

Terry Bremble (Oxfordshire)

Alan Griffiths (Warwickshire)

Isobel Lewis (Oxford)

Tabby Lucas (Oxford)

Ian Jelf (West Midlands)

David Waite (Warwickshire)

Incorporating Tyne and Wear, Northumberland, County Durham, Tees Valley

Tom Keating (Newcastle Upon Tyne)

Laura Rhodes

Tess Pike

Peter Colyer (Liverpool)

Elizabeth Charnley (Manchester)

Tess Pike

Tim Conway (Co. Antrim)

Christine Doherty (Co. Antrim)

Donna Fox

Shirley Gray

Petra Hermann

Maureen Maginnis (Belfast)

Robin Moffitt

Hugh Rice (Co. Antrim)

Lolly Spence

Incorporating Berkshire, Hampshire, Dorset, Isle of Wight, Oxfordshire, West Sussex and Wiltshire.

Vanessa Silcock (Hampshire)

Kate Billimore (Oxford)

Terry Bremble (Oxfordshire)

Frances Farrer-Brown (West Sussex)

Hazel Docherty (Wiltshire)

Incorporating Kent, Surrey, East and West Sussex.

Robert Collins (Canterbury)

Yvonne Leach (Kent)

Jenny Mitchell (Kent)

Jenny Oulton (Kent)

Sally Jacobs (South East)

Sue King (South East)

Karen Sharpe (Surrey)

Jennifer Basannavar (Twickenham)

Frances Farrer-Brown (West Sussex)

Incorporating Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

Phil Coates (South West)

Hazel Docherty (Wiltshire)

Nick Gane (Bristol)

Maeve Hamilton Hercod (Bath)

Julia Morris (Somerset)

Vivienne Robinson (Cornwall)

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